Republic of Madagascar : Request for Disbursement under the Rapid Credit Facility-Press Release and Staff Report; and Statement by the Executive Director for the Republic of Madagascar

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund. African Dept.

Publication Date:

April 10, 2020

Electronic Access:

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Summary:

The Covid-19 pandemic is having a severe impact on Madagascar’s economy. During the last two months, tourist arrivals have declined dramatically, and disruptions are beginning to materialize in mining and manufacturing exports, as well as international supply chains which are impacting trade and investment. The first Covid-19 cases were recently confirmed in the country. Even before this, the public health system faced many challenges, including coping with yearly outbreaks of the plague.

Series:

Country Report No. 20/100

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

April 10, 2020

ISBN/ISSN:

9781513540214/1934-7685

Stock No:

1MDGEA2020003

Format:

Paper

Pages:

34

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