|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on July 29, 2015. Listed below are items related to the Russian Federation, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|September 29, 1998 -- Recovery from Financial Crisis: Macroeconomic Policy Alternatives for Equitable Growth--Speech by Jack Boorman|
Given at the North-South Institute, Ottawa, Canada
|September 21, 1998 -- Press Conference on The 1998 International Capital Markets Report|
Welcome to this briefing on the IMF staff's 1998 International Capital Markets Report.
|September 15, 1998 -- Crisis in Emerging Market Economies: the Road to Recovery -- Address by Michel Camdessus|
Remarks given at the European-American Business Council
|September 11, 1998 -- Press Briefing by IMF First Deputy Managing Director Stanley Fischer on the 1998 IMF Annual Report|
Thank you for coming. I'd like to welcome you to the press conference of the First Deputy Managing Director, Mr. Stanley Fischer, on the IMF's 1998 Annual Report.
|September 10, 1998 -- Economic Crises and the Financial Sector -- Address by Stanley Fischer|
Prepared for the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Conference on Deposit Insurance
|September 04, 1998 -- Press Conference on Latin America of Michel Camdessus, Managing Director, IMF, James Wolfensohn, President World Bank, and Enrique Iglesias, President IADB|
Press Conference held at the end of the regional surveillance meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors of 11 countries in the Western Hemisphere. In addition to the representatives of these 11 countries, the meeting was attended by the IBRD and the Inter American Development Bank.
|September 01, 1998 -- Finance & Development September 1998 - Energy Tax Reform in Russia and Other Former Soviet Union Countries|
By Dale Gray - The taxation of oil and gas production and consumption has become an important fiscal issue in most countries of the former Soviet Union. How can these countries modify the taxation of their energy sectors to increase fiscal revenues, improve efficiency, and encourage foreign investment?
|August 31, 1998 -- IMF Survey:|
IMF approves EFF for Indonesia; HIPC Initiative provides growth path for heavily indebted poor countries, Camdessus on Russia's new financial measures; Algerian economic reforms; Asian crisis and IMF support; and U.S. policies to reduce fiscal deficit. PDF File Size: 469Kb
|August 28, 1998 -- Press Conference of IMF Managing Director Michel Camdessus|
Michel Camdessus discusses recent conversations in Crimea with Prime Minister-designate Viktor Chernomyrdin of Russia and with President Kuchma of Ukraine.
|August 17, 1998 -- News Brief: Camdessus Comments on Russian Actions|
|August 03, 1998 -- IMF Survey:|
IMF financial support for Russia, Sugisaki on fostering a sustainable recovery in Japan, Dubrovnik Conference on transition economies, currency crises and current account reversals, and African trade with industrial countries. PDF File Size: 600Kb
|July 20, 1998 -- Memorandum of the Government of the Russian Federation and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on Economic and Financial Stabilization Policies - Supplement -- Letter of Intent|
Supplement to the Memorandum of the Government of the Russian Federation and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on Economic and Financial Stabilization Policies
|July 20, 1998 -- News Brief: IMF Management Welcomes Executive Board Support for Russia|
|July 20, 1998 -- Press Release: IMF Approves Augmentation of Russia Extended Arrangement and Credit under CCFF; Activates GAB|
|July 20, 1998 -- IMF Survey:|
IMF-Bundesbank symposium on IMF in global economy; strengthened reforms and increased financing proposed for Russia; Camdessus on greater market access for developing countries; and price incentive and Ghana's cocoa production. PDF File Size: 643Kb
|July 16, 1998 -- Memorandum of the Government of the Russian Federation and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on Economic and Financial Stabilization Policies -- Letter of Intent|
This Memorandum of Policies of the government of Russia describes the policies that Russia intends to implement in the context of its request for financial support from the IMF.
|July 16, 1998 -- Memorandum of the Government of the Russian Federation and the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on Economic and Financial Stabilization Policies - Table 1|
Table: Performance Criteria.
|July 13, 1998 -- News Brief: Camdessus says IMF Board to Consider Strengthened Reform Program Supported by Substantial Increase in Financing for Russia|
|July 13, 1998 -- Press Briefing on Russia - - Stanley Fischer|
Part 1 of a press briefing on Russia given by Stanley Fischer and IMF Treasurer David Williams. Part 2 is available at www.imf.org/external/np/tr/1998/tr980713a.htm
|July 13, 1998 -- Press Briefing on Russia -- David Williams|
Questions and answers on the GAB, usable resources and the Fund's liquidity ratio.