Jordan : Staff Report for the 2014 Article IV Consultation, Third and Fourth Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criteria

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund. Middle East and Central Asia Dept.

Publication Date:

June 9, 2014

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

This paper focuses on Jordan’s 2014 Article IV Consultation, Third and Fourth Reviews Under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion (PC) and Applicability of PCs. The program is broadly on track and, looking forward, will focus on deep tax reform. All end-2013 targets were met. The central government is expected to meet its end-March 2014 target, but the combined public sector deficit will be missed because of temporary shortfalls in gas delivery from Egypt. International reserves have continued to over-perform through March. The IMF staff supports the completion of the third and fourth reviews.

Series:

Country Report No. 14/152

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

June 9, 2014

ISBN/ISSN:

9781498395137/1934-7685

Stock No:

1JOREA2014001

Price:

$18.00 (Academic Rate:$18.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

109

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