Burundi: Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement-Staff Report; Press Release

Publication Date: March 19, 2014
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Summary: Burundi’s Fourth Review Under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) Arrangement is discussed. The measures undertaken to enhance fiscal outlook by the 2015 elections are reviewed. Satisfactory progress has been made on structural reforms. Policy discusses have focused on reinvigorating program implementation after the difficulties in completing the third review under the ECF arrangement. The IMF staff recommends the completion of the fourth review under the ECF arrangement, setting of new performance and indicative criteria for September 2014, and the disbursement of SDR 5 million.
Series: Country Report No. 14/83
Subject(s): Extended Credit Facility | Fiscal policy | Revenue mobilization | Financial management | Debt management | Fiscal reforms | Commercial banks | Monetary policy | Economic indicators | Debt sustainability analysis | Staff Reports | Press releases | Extended arrangement reviews | Burundi

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Publication Date: March 19, 2014
ISBN/ISSN: 9781484341582/1934-7685 Format: Paper
Stock No: 1BDIEA2014001 Pages: 64
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