June 21, 2017
August 24, 2016
September 25, 2015
July 31, 2015
April 24, 2015
Article IV Staff Reports
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Source: World Economic Outlook (April 2017)
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|Jordan and the IMF|
Updated June 21, 2017
|On September 25, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund discussed the ex-post evaluation of the exceptional access arrangement of Jordan.|
In 2002, the IMF Executive Board decided to conduct ex-post evaluations of arrangements involving exceptional access to the Fund’s General Resource Account. The purpose of these evaluations, which have to be completed within one year of the end of the arrangement, is to provide a critical and frank discussion of whether justifications presented at the outset of the arrangement—including the justification for exceptional access—were consistent with Fund policies and to review performance under the Fund supported program. A staff team prepares a report that is discussed with the country’s authorities and presented to the Executive Board for discussion.
The authorities need more time to consider the publication of the staff report and the related press release.
The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on June 21, 2017. Listed below are items related to Jordan, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|April 09, 2015 -- Jordan -- Letter of Intent, Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies, and Technical Memorandum of Understanding, April 09, 2015|
PDF File Size: 532Kb
|April 03, 2015 -- IMF Program Note on Jordan|
Program Note on Jordan
|March 18, 2015 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on Sixth Review Under the SBA with Jordan|
|January 21, 2015 -- Transcript of the Press Conference on the Middle East and Central Asia 2015 Economic Outlook Update and Low Oil Prices|
|December 22, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Jordan|
|December 02, 2014 -- Jordan: Fifth Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement, Request for Waivers of Nonobservance of Performance Criterion and Applicability of Performance Criterion, Modification of Performance Criterion, and Rephasing of Access-Staff Report; Press Release; and Statement by the Executive Director for Jordan|
Series: Country Report No. 14/324
|November 18, 2014 -- Transcript of Press Conference Call on the IMF Board’s Completion of the Fifth Review under the SBA with Jordan|
|November 11, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes the Fifth Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement for Jordan|
|October 27, 2014 -- Regional Economic Outlook, October 2014, Middle East and Central Asia,|
|October 12, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Mission Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on Completion of the Fifth Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement with Jordan|
|October 11, 2014 -- IMFC Statement by His Excellency Minister Obaid Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, United Arab Emirates|
On behalf of: United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Bahrain, Arab Republic of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Maldives, Oman, Qatar, Syrian Arab Republic, Republic of Yemen. PDF File Size: 205Kb
|October 10, 2014 -- Transcript of the MENA and CCA Press Briefing|
|October 06, 2014 -- Arab Countries in Transition - Economic Outlook and Key Challenges |
Subject: Transition economies | Jordan | Morocco | Tunisia | Economic conditions | Private sector | Fiscal policy | Regional Economic Outlook
|September 28, 2014 -- Press Release: IMF Staff Statement at the End of a Review Mission to Jordan|
|September 24, 2014 -- IMF Survey : IMF Loan to Help Yemen Tackle Reforms, Attract Aid|
On September 2, the IMF approved a $553 million loan for Yemen to support the country’s plans to strengthen fiscal and external positions, boost growth, and fight poverty by reducing inefficient fuel subsidies, improving governance, and increasing monthly allowances paid by the Social Welfare Fund.
|July 25, 2014 -- Middle East Transitions: A Long, Hard Road|
Author/Editor: Shahid Yusuf
Series: Working Paper No. 14/135
|July 09, 2014 -- Subsidy Reform in the Middle East and North Africa : Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead|
Author/Editor: Carlo A. Sdralevich | Randa Sab | Younes Zouhar | Giorgia Albertin
Series: Middle East and Central Asia Departmental Paper 14/3
Notes: Short summary is also available in Arabic, in French, and Russian.
|June 23, 2014 -- Press Release: Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to Jordan|
|June 09, 2014 -- Jordan: 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 Criterion - Staff Report; Press Releases; and Statement by the Executive Director for Jordan|
Series: Country Report No. 14/152
|June 09, 2014 -- Jordan: Selected Issues|
Series: Country Report No. 14/153