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July 25, 2011
July 7, 2010
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|South Africa and the IMF|
Updated June 23, 2015
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on December 03, 2014. Listed below are items related to South Africa, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|September 21, 2010 -- South Africa: 2010 Article IV Consultation-Staff Report; Staff Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for South Africa|
Series: Country Report No. 10/296
|September 01, 2010 -- South Africa: Report on Observance of Standards and Codes|
Series: Country Report No. 10/272
|September 01, 2010 -- Cyclicality of Revenue and Structural Balances in South Africa|
Author/Editor: Aydin, Burcu
Series: Working Paper No. 10/216
|September 01, 2010 -- Performance of Fiscal Accounts in South Africa in a Cross-Country Setting|
Author/Editor: Aydin, Burcu
Series: Working Paper No. 10/217
|April 24, 2010 -- IMFC Statement by Olusegun O. Aganga, Minister of Finance, Federal Ministry of Finance, Nigeria|
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe. PDF File Size: 356Kb
|March 10, 2010 -- Press Release: Statement by IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn at the Conclusion of His Visit to South Africa|
|March 04, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Private Sector Gains Ground in Africa|
The growing role of the private sector in Africa has been credited by the head of the IMF's African Department for sustaining foreign investment during the recent global slump. In an interview, Antoinette Sayeh says Africa has demonstrated a new openness.
|March 04, 2010 -- IMF Survey: Africa Faces Twin Challenges After Global Crisis|
With world recovery under way, Africa faces the twin challenges of reviving strong growth and reinforcing resilience to the economic shocks that regularly batter the continent, IMF officials say, as the IMF's head embarks on a three-country visit to the region.
|January 07, 2010 -- Kingdom of Lesotho: 2008 Article IV Consultation--Staff Report; Staff Supplement;Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by theExecutive Director for the Kingdom of Lesotho|
Series: Country Report No. 10/5
|January 07, 2010 -- IMF Survey: All About Goals as Africa Shows Signs of Recovery|
A successful soccer World Cup in South Africa later this year will be one of several goals in the sights of African countries. After being battered by world events last year, sub-Saharan Africa will be aiming at speedy economic recovery in 2010.
|September 25, 2009 -- IMF Survey: Sound Policies Shield South Africa from Worst of Recession|
Sound macroeconomic policies have helped cushion the impact of South Africa's first recession since 1992, the IMF says. In its regular assessment of South Africa's economy, the IMF stresses the importance of progress on structural reforms to remove long-standing barriers to growth and employment.
|September 14, 2009 -- South Africa: 2009 Article IV Consultation - Staff Report; Staff Statement and Supplement; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for South Africa|
Series: Country Report No. 09/273
|September 10, 2009 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Concludes 2009 Article IV Consultation with South Africa|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|September 10, 2009 -- South Africa: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 09/276
|September 01, 2009 -- The Derivatives Market in South Africa: Lessons for sub-Saharan African Countries|
Author/Editor: Adelegan, Olatundun Janet
Series: Working Paper No. 09/196
|April 25, 2009 -- IMFC Statement by H.E. Tito Mboweni, Governor, South African Reserve Bank, South Africa|
On behalf of: Angola, Burundi, Botswana, The State of Eritrea, The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, The Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Lesotho, Republic of Mozambique, Malawi, Namibia, Nigeria, Sudan, Sierra Leone, Kingdom of Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia. PDF File Size: 337Kb
|March 14, 2009 -- IMF Survey: G-20 Asks IMF to Track, Assess Global Crisis Response|
Ministers from leading industrialized and emerging market economies in the G-20 ask the IMF to assess the policy responses taken so far by governments and central banks to combat the world economic crisis and back a substantial boost in the Fund’s lendable resources.
|February 01, 2009 -- Why Isn't South Africa Growing Faster? A Comparative Approach|
Author/Editor: Eyraud, Luc
Series: Working Paper No. 09/25
|February 01, 2009 -- An Investigation of Some Macro-Financial Linkages of Securitization|
Author/Editor: Goswami, Mangal | Jobst, Andreas | Long, Xin
Series: Working Paper No. 09/26
|December 01, 2008 -- Monetary Policy and Relative Price Shocks in South Africa and Other Inflation Targeters|
Author/Editor: Cuevas, Alfredo | Topak, Secil
Series: Working Paper No. 08/289