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IMF: Africa urgently needs COVID vaccines to stop rising infections

    IMF: Africa urgently needs COVID vaccines to stop rising infections

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says the rate of COVID-19 infections in sub-Saharan Africa is now the fastest in the world, underscoring an urgent need to accelerate vaccine supplies and

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IMF: Nigeria’s economy recovering from COVID impact — but unemployment, inflation remain elevated

    IMF: Nigeria’s economy recovering from COVID impact — but unemployment, inflation remain elevated

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Nigeria’s economy is “recovering gradually” from the negative impact of COVID-19 but noted that both unemployment and inflation rates remain elevated.  The IMF, in

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IMF: Three things Nigeria must do to boost economic growth

    IMF: Three things Nigeria must do to boost economic growth

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has asked the Nigerian government to implement a minimum of three reforms to boost the country’s economy. Abebe Selassie, IMF director of African department, spoke

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IMF, WTO seek faster distribution of COVID vaccine to boost global economy

    IMF, WTO seek faster distribution of COVID vaccine to boost global economy

Kristalina Georgieva, managing director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), have called for faster distribution of COVID vaccine to boost global

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Global trade will grow by 8% in 2021, says Okonjo-Iweala

  Global trade will grow by 8% in 2021, says Okonjo-Iweala

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, director-general of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), says global trade will increase by eight percent in 2021. She

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IMF mulls $650bn special drawing rights to boost countries’ reserves

  IMF mulls $650bn special drawing rights to boost countries’ reserves

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it will propose a $650 billion special drawing rights (SDR) to boost international reserves

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COVID-19: IMF extends debt relief for 28 low-income countries by six months

  COVID-19: IMF extends debt relief for 28 low-income countries by six months

The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a six-month extension of the debt service relief granted

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IMF/World Bank forum attendees asked to monitor symptoms as participant contracts chickenpox

  IMF/World Bank forum attendees asked to monitor symptoms as participant contracts chickenpox

A participant at the International Monetary Fund/World Bank annual meetings held in Washington DC, US, has been diagnosed of chickenpox.

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Follow TheCable for updates of Nigeria’s activities at IMF/World Bank annual meetings

  Follow TheCable for updates of Nigeria’s activities at IMF/World Bank annual meetings

It has been a year since Nigeria was named the poverty capital of the world, six months since Nigeria’s excess

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