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Argentina and the IMF





News Brief No. 98/35
September 23, 1998
International Monetary Fund
700 19th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20431 USA

IMF Executive Board Completes 1st Review of Argentine Program

Claudio Loser, Director of the Western Hemisphere Department of the IMF, said: "The IMF’s Executive Board today concluded the first review under the Extended Arrangement with Argentina. The review found that all applicable quantitative performance criteria were met by Argentina and that substantial progress has been made in the implementation of the structural reforms included in the program, which remains in full force."


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