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Real GDP 10.8 7.3
Consumer Prices 2.4 3.0
Source: World Economic Outlook (April 2014)
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Chad and the IMF
Updated April 17, 2014

Show all items sorted by date | Annual Meetings Speeches (1) | Article IV Staff Reports (9) | Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (2) | IMF Survey Online (5) | IMF Surveys (1) | Joint Staff Assessments (1) | Letters of Intent (7) | News Briefs (3) | Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper (2) | Press Releases (25) | Public Information Notices (10) | Publications (21) | Speeches (1) | Transcripts (8) | Financial Sector Assessment Program (1) 
Annual Meetings Speeches
September 29, 1999 -- Statement by the Hon. Tantely Andrianarivo, Governor of the IMF for Madagascar, on behalf of the African Governors, at the Joint Annual Discussion
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Article IV Staff Reports
April 17, 2014 -- New Chad: 2013 Article IV Consultation and Assessment of Performance Under the Staff-Monitored Program-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 14/100
Notes: Also Available in French
May 14, 2013 -- Chad: 2012 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report, Informational Annex, Debt Sustainability Analysis, Public Information Notice
Series: Country Report No. 13/87
October 12, 2011 -- Chad; Staff Report for the 2011 Article IV Consultation
Series: Country Report No. 11/302
Notes: Also available in French
July 08, 2010 -- Chad: 2010 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplements; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 10/196
Notes: Also Available in French
February 20, 2009 -- Chad: 2008 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 09/68
Notes: Also available in French
January 23, 2007 -- Chad: 2006 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 07/21
Notes: Also available online in French.
April 29, 2004 -- Chad: 2003 Article IV Consultation; and Ex Post Assessment of Performance Under ESAF/PRGF Programs-Staff Report; Staff Statement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 04/111
February 25, 2002 -- Chad: 2001 Article IV Consultation, Third Review Under the Second Annual Program Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Augmentation of Access and for Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 02/29
February 25, 2002 -- Chad: 2001 Article IV Consultation, Third Review Under the Second Annual Program Under the Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility, and Requests for Augmentation of Access and for Waiver of Performance Criteria--Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 02/29
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Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
May 04, 2001 -- HIPC Decision Point Document for the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative
Makes recommendations for decisions by the Executive Boards of the IMF and World Bank regarding: eligibility, timing of decision point under the Initiative, assistance required to reach the sustainability targets, and the agreed policy measures which when implemented would trigger the completion point. PDF File Size: 565Kb
June 28, 2000 -- HIPC Preliminary Document on the Enhanced Initiative for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries
Provides a preliminary assessment of a country's eligibility for assistance under the HIPC Initiative, based on a Debt Sustainability Analysis, the track record of policy performance, and progress with developing a poverty reduction strategy. PDF File Size: 306Kb
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IMF Survey Online
April 12, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Energy Revenues to Help Africa Trim ‘Infrastructure Gap’
New revenue streams from oil and gas would be devoted to investments in roads, railways, ports, and power, African finance officials say. They tell a news briefing that Africa’s “infrastructure gap” will have to be overcome to help achieve inclusive growth.
March 27, 2014 -- IMF Survey : Chad Reaps Benefits of High Oil Prices, Oil-related Projects
Chad’s GDP growth rate is set to spike above 10 percent in 2014 from 3.6 percent last year, helped by high oil prices, the coming on stream of new oil-related projects, and strong agricultural production, an IMF review of the country’s economy says.
October 03, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Oil Revenue Has Power to Transform Countries of Central Africa
In a new book titled “Oil Wealth in Central Africa: Policies for Inclusive Growth”, several IMF economists analyze the challenges of managing oil wealth in Central Africa and outline policies that could help the region’s five oil producing countries overcome these obstacles.
November 10, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Higher Oil Production, Better Security Improve Chad's Prospects
Higher oil output and new capital projects should boost Chad’s medium-term growth and alleviate electricity disruptions, the IMF’s regular assessment of the nation’s economy says, adding that Chad should use its oil windfall to rebuild a savings buffer against the risk of an oil price drop.
April 16, 2011 -- IMF Survey: Africa Should Cut Reliance on Commodity Exports—Ministers
Africa should broaden its economic base and not remain so dependent on commodity exports for its growth, African finance ministers say during the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings. They tell a briefing that diversification into more labor-intensive industry would make Africa’s growth less volatile and more inclusive.
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IMF Surveys
June 20, 2005 -- IMF Survey:
G-8 debt relief proposal; ECLAC seminar; IMF strategic review; De Rato in Chad; Rebuttal to "The Lancet"; Ghana's banking sector; Central America seminars; IMF-supported programs; World Bank "to do" list. PDF File Size: 436Kb
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IMFC Statements
April 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by Christophe Akagha-Mba, Minister of Economy and Prospective, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 645Kb
April 20, 2013 -- IMFC Statement by Luc Oyoubi, Minister of Economy, Employment and Sustainable Development, Ministere de l'Economie, de l'Emploi et du Developpement Durable, Gabon
On behalf of: Burundi, Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 212Kb
April 12, 2008 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Paul Toungui, Minister of State, Minister of Economy, Finance, Budget, and Privatization, Gabon
On behalf of: Benin, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of Congo, Union of the Comoros, Cabo Verde, Djibouti, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Republic of Madagascar, Mali, Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritius, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe, Chad, Togo. PDF File Size: 181Kb
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Joint Staff Assessments
December 21, 2001 -- Joint Staff Assessment of the PRSP Preparation Status Report
Evaluates the strengths and weaknesses of a country's poverty reduction objectives and strategies, and in it the staffs of the IMF and World Bank make recommendations about whether the PRSP or IPRSP provides a sound basis for concessional assistance from the Bank and Fund, as well as for debt relief under the Enhanced Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Debt Initiative. PDF File Size: 392Kb
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Letters of Intent
June 22, 2009 -- Chad -- Chad: Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, June 22, 2009
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February 04, 2005 -- Chad -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, February 04, 2005
The following item is a Letter of Intent of the government of Chad, which describes the policies that Chad intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF. PDF File Size: 191Kb
September 17, 2002 -- Chad -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, September 17, 2002
This Letter of Intent of the government of Chad describes the policies that Chad intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
December 20, 2001 -- Chad Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Addendum Technical Memorandum of Understanding, December 20, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Chad describes the policies that Chad intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
April 28, 2001 -- Chad Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 28, 2001
This Letter of Intent of the government of Chad describes the policies that Chad intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
July 06, 2000 -- Chad Letter of Intent and Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, July 6, 2000
This Letter of Intent of the government of Chad describes the policies that Chad intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
November 12, 1999 -- Chad Letter of Intent, November 12, 1999
This Letter of Intent of the government of Chad describes the policies that Chad intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
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News Briefs
October 21, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Fourth Review of Performance Under Chad's PRGF Arrangement and Approves Requests for Extension of Commitment Period and Waiver of a Performance Criterion
April 18, 2002 -- News Brief: IMF Completes Evaluation of Performance Under Chad's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$3 Million Disbursement
July 25, 2000 -- News Brief: IMF Completes First Review of Chad under PRGF-Supported Program and Approves US$13.7 Million Disbursement
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Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
November 30, 2001 -- Chad-Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Preparation Status Report--Table of Contents, November, 2001
Describes the country's macroeconomic, structural, and social policies in support of growth and poverty reduction, as well as associated external financing needs and major sources of financing.
July 06, 2000 -- Interim Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper--Chad
Summarizes the current knowledge and analysis of a country's poverty situation, describes the existing poverty reduction strategy, and lays out the process for producing a fully developed PRSP in a participatory fashion.
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Press Releases
March 27, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2013 Article IV Consultation with Chad
December 23, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Chad
September 19, 2013 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Chad
September 09, 2013 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Approves a Staff-Monitored Program for Chad
September 27, 2012 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Chad
June 15, 2011 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of a Mission to Chad
June 17, 2010 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Reviews Chad’s Poverty Reduction Strategy
March 17, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Chad
September 25, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Mission to Chad
April 15, 2009 -- Press Release: Statement of an IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Chad
November 20, 2008 -- Press Release: Statement of an IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of the 2008 Article IV Discussions with Chad
January 09, 2006 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF First Deputy Managing Director Anne O. Krueger on Chad
May 20, 2005 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato at the Conclusion of His Visit to Chad
May 12, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Managing Director Rodrigo de Rato to Visit Nigeria, Benin, Niger and Chad during May 17-20
February 16, 2005 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Approves US$38.2 Million PRGF Arrangement for Chad and Grants Additional Interim Assistance of US$2.1 Million Under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative
November 12, 2004 -- Press Release: Statement by the IMF Resident Representative in Chad
July 22, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Fifth Review Under Chad's PRGF Arrangement and Approves US$7 Million Disbursement
June 26, 2003 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Reviews Noncomplying Disbursement to Chad
January 16, 2002 -- Press Release: IMF Approves US$7 Million Augmentation of PRGF Arrangement for Chad and US$6.8 Million Disbursement
May 23, 2001 -- Press Release: Chad To Receive US$260 Million in Debt Service Relief: The IMF and the World Bank Support Debt Relief for Chad under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative
May 16, 2001 -- Press Release: IMF Completes Second Review under the PRGF Arrangement for Chad
January 07, 2000 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility Loan for Chad
April 29, 1998 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Third Annual Loan under ESAF for Chad
October 16, 1996 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Second Annual ESAF Loan for Chad
September 01, 1995 -- Press Release: IMF Approves ESAF Loans for Chad
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Public Information Notices
May 14, 2013 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
October 12, 2011 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2011 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
June 21, 2010 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2010 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
January 30, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2008 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
December 21, 2006 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2006 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
April 29, 2004 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2003 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
September 03, 2002 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Discussion on Recent Developments and Regional Policy Issues with the Central African Economic and Monetary Community
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
February 25, 2002 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2001 Article IV Consultation with Chad
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
May 14, 1999 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Chad
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
July 15, 1997 -- Press Information Notice: IMF Concludes Article IV Consultation with Chad
Public Information Notices (PINs) form part of the IMF's efforts to promote transparency of the IMF's views and analysis of economic developments and policies.
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Publications
September 09, 2013 -- Chad: Staff-Monitored Program
Series: Country Report No. 13/284
Notes: Also available in French
October 12, 2011 -- Chad: Financial Sector Stability Assessment
Series: Country Report No. 11/299
March 01, 2011 -- Modeling Inflation in Chad
Author/Editor: Kinda, Tidiane
Series: Working Paper No. 11/57
July 27, 2010 -- Chad: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 10/230
Notes: Also available in French
July 27, 2010 -- Chad: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper Joint Staff Advisory Note
Series: Country Report No. 10/231
Notes: Also available in French
July 13, 2009 -- Chad: Staff Monitored Program
Series: Country Report No. 09/206
Notes: Full text also available in French.
February 20, 2009 -- Chad: Selected Issues
Series: Country Report No. 09/67
Notes: Also available in French
August 31, 2007 -- Chad: Report on the Observance of Standards and Codes - Data Module, Response by the Authorities, and Detailed Assessment Using the Data Quality Assessment Framework (DQAF)
Series: Country Report No. 07/300
August 08, 2007 -- Chad: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper - 2005 Annual Implementation Progress Report
Series: Country Report No. 07/282
Notes: Also available in French
January 31, 2007 -- Chad: Selected Issues and Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 07/28
Notes: Also available online in French.
March 04, 2005 -- Chad: Requests for a Three-Year Arrangement Under the Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility and Additional Interim Assistance Under the Enhanced HIPC Initiative--Staff Report; Press Release on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Chad
Series: Country Report No. 05/74
April 29, 2004 -- Chad: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 04/115
March 01, 2004 -- Public Expenditure Management in Francophone Africa: A Cross-Country Analysis
Author/Editor: Moussa, Yaya
Series: Working Paper No. 04/42
January 01, 2004 -- Fiscal Surveillance in a Petro Zone: The Case of the CEMAC
Author/Editor: Wiegand, Johannes
Series: Working Paper No. 04/8
July 17, 2003 -- Chad: Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper
Series: Country Report No. 03/209
February 26, 2002 -- Chad: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 02/28
February 26, 2002 -- Chad: Statistical Appendix
Series: Country Report No. 02/28
May 18, 1999 -- Chad - Recent Economic Developments
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 99/45
August 13, 1997 -- Chad--Statistical Annex
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 97/66
July 18, 1996 -- Chad--Recent Economic Developments
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 96/61
July 20, 1995 -- Chad - Background Issues and Statistical Update
Series: IMF Staff Country Report No. 95/31
Notes: This report on background issues and statistical update on Chad was prepared by a staff team of the International Monetary Fund as background documentation for the periodic consultation with this member country. In releasing this document for public use, confidential material may have been removed at the request of the member.
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Speeches
November 17, 2005 -- From Despair to Hope: The Challenge of Promoting Poverty Reduction, A Lecture by Anne O. Krueger, First Deputy Managing Director, IMF
Presented at the Annual Boehm-Bawerk Lecture, University of Innsbruck
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Transcripts
April 12, 2014 -- Transcript of the African Finance Ministers Press Conference
October 09, 2008 -- Transcript of a Town Hall Meeting with Civil Society Organizations
April 06, 2007 -- Transcript of Plenary Session by Abdoulaye Bio-Tchane, Director, African Department, IMF, on Aid Effectiveness: What Role for Legislators in Monitoring Results? Cape Town, South Africa
April 21, 2006 -- Transcript of the Press Conference on the Regional Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa
January 12, 2006 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing by Thomas C. Dawson, Director of External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
September 25, 2005 -- Transcript of Presentations by African Ministers - 2005 Annual Meetings
December 12, 2000 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing By Thomas Dawson, Chief, External Relations Department, International Monetary Fund
It's a somewhat busy time right now with the effort to complete, in particular, HIPC country cases. We've got several other country cases of some prominence and some end-of-the-year rush going on, but I think by and large we are on track.
September 24, 1999 -- Transcript -- African Views on Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPCs), Enhanced Structural Adjustment Facility (ESAF) and Poverty Alleviation
African Finance Ministers Press Conference held on the eve of the 1999 Annual Meetings of the IMF and World Bank