Investigating and striking off ghost workers are among the requirements of Mali's program with the IMF.
The IMF lifted its euro zone forecast slightly for 2016, but cut its 2017 outlook by 0.2 percentage point...
The IMF encouraged China to set "a goal of achieving an effective float within the next couple of years"
46.7 million people, or 15 pct of Americans now live below the poverty line
IMF urges 'prompt action' to address corporate weakness
The Greek government interpreted the leak as revealing an IMF effort to blackmail Athens with a possible credit event to force...
"Supportive monetary policy combined with medium-term fiscal consolidation remains valid policy advice"
The economy will benefit from more reforms in state-owned enterprises and banking sectors, it says
Sri Lanka's foreign exchange reserves have fallen by a third from their peak in late 2014 to $6.2 billion...
Critics argue that what is needed they say is additional government spending instead of more loose monetary policy.
"Let me be clear: we are on alert, not alarm. There has been a loss of growth momentum," Lagarde said
“The risk is that from being slightly vulnerable, Vietnam could become very vulnerable to external shocks,” she said
Policymakers the world over are struggling to revive their economies, which have been buffeted by slowing productivity and high debt.
The move will aid China's effort to secure a bigger role for its currency
Greece has no major debt redemptions due until July, giving the lenders and Athens time to find a compromise.