August 05, 2021 | 11:50
The IMF has approved an allocation of special drawing rights of $650 billion to boost global liquidity, and Vietnam could receive some of this.
May 21, 2021 | 19:43
The IMF on Friday proposed $50 billion plan to end the Covid-19 pandemic, with a target of vaccinating at least 40 percent of the world's population by the end of 2021.
April 15, 2021 | 10:47
The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) sends a very powerful message of the region's commitment to open and liberal trade, an official of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said.
April 12, 2021 | 14:00
The idea of forgiving debt held by poor countries in exchange for "green" investments gained ground this week during the spring meetings of the IMF and World Bank, with concrete proposals expected in time for a global climate summit this fall.
March 09, 2021 | 10:36
COVID-19 is forecast to keep hampering Vietnam from reducing inflation this year, despite the strong efforts to stimulate fiscal and monetary policies.
October 15, 2020 | 17:52
Vietnam is anticipated to see positive GDP growth of $340 billion by the end of 2020, becoming the fourth-largest economy in Southeast Asia.
September 25, 2020 | 11:45
The global economic outlook is less bleak than projected in June, an IMF spokesman said Thursday, hinting that the organization's forecasts for growth will be raised next month.
August 29, 2020 | 09:33
IMF staff reached an agreement with Ecuador on Friday on a $6.5 billion, 27-month loan program to help the country deal with the dual shock of Covid-19 and the plunge in oil prices.
May 26, 2020 | 17:22
Despite unprecedented revenue-risk allocation in the draft Law on Public-Private Partnerships, international developers are urging Vietnam to make additional changes ahead of the National Assembly’s adoption to increase future bankability.
May 12, 2020 | 15:43
This year, the IMF forecast that Vietnam’s GDP would fall to 2.7 per cent, to be followed by a rise back up to 7.0 per cent in 2021.
May 09, 2020 | 15:56
Tech giant Apple will allegedly produce millions of AirPods in Vietnam from this quarter – a clear move to diversify its manufacturing operations.
April 16, 2020 | 08:00
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has slashed its growth outlook for the Philippines for 2020 from 6.3 percent to 0.6 percent due to the impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
March 30, 2020 | 08:00
The impacts of COVID-19 are gradually appearing in many economies as the disease rapidly spreads across the globe
March 29, 2020 | 12:04
The coronavirus pandemic has driven the global economy into a downturn that will require massive funding to help developing nations, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said on Friday (Mar 27).
February 28, 2020 | 09:03
The International Monetary Fund and World Bank are ready to provide countries in need with immediate emergency funding to fight the coronavirus outbreak, a spokesman said on Thursday (Feb 27).