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International Monetary Fund cuts China's growth forecast but urges focus on …
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BEIJING: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut its 2015 economic growth forecast for China to about 7 per cent, but urged authorities to avoid further stimulus measures and concentrate on curtailing financial risks instead. In remarks that …

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IMF sounds alarm on UK house prices but changes its tune on austerity
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The International Monetary Fund has warned that a housing bubble could derail the UK's economic recovery, as it urged the government to consider reining in the Help to Buy scheme and called on the Bank of England to clamp down on risky mortgages.

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International Monetary Fund chief urges greater focus on education, gender …
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has underscored the need for provision of education for all and narrowing gender inequality as critical tools that can empower societies and eliminate global poverty. Managing Director Christine Lagarde argued that …

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Home prices outpacing earnings: IMF
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IMF deputy managing director Min Zhu said the fund was publishing the data in an attempt to ensure governments moved from a policy of ''benign neglect'' regarding house prices. ''Our research indicates that boom-bust patterns in house prices preceded …

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IMF Says Argentina Needs to Improve Data More
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BUENOS AIRES–Argentina is making progress in improving its economic data but additional work must be done, according to the International Monetary Fund. "The Executive Board recognized the implementation of all the specified actions it had called for …

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IMF warns UK government over housing bubble risk
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned the government that accelerating house prices and low productivity pose the greatest threat to the UK's economic recovery. It said rising property values could leave households more vulnerable to income …

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Underestimated strength of UK economy:International Monetary Fund
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London: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) underestimated the strength of the UK economy when warning against the government's austerity programme, said managing director Christine Lagarde. "We got it wrong," Lagarde told the 'Andrew Marr Show' …

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IMF head says world must come to grips with climate change costs
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While Stephen Harper was congratulating Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott yesterday for ending a carbon tax, the head of the IMF was in Montreal urging energy powerhouses like Canada to come to grips with the economics of climate change.

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International Monetary Fund warns of reform fatigue holding back Greece
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ATHENS: Greece needs to improve the efficiency of its public sector dramatically to meet fiscal targets and avoid new austerity measures, the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday. It cautioned that reform fatigue had set in among the ruling …

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The International Monetary Fund urges China for 7% growth target in 2015
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The IMF's Deputy Managing Director David Lipton has pressed China to lower its growth target next year to 7% as a result of reforms that can reduce its size in the near term. China has already set a growth target of about 7.5% for this year, compared …

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Additional China stimulus needed only if growth slows sharply: International …
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… to provide additional stimulus if economic growth slows "significantly" below 7.5 per cent, the IMF said on Thursday. China's economy is on track to grow around 7.5 percent this year – in line with the government's target, the International …

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Zambia asks IMF for help after currency slides
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Zambia, Africa's second-largest copper producer, has requested help from the International Monetary Fund after a slump in copper prices that has triggered a slide in its currency, the kwacha. The IMF said on Friday that the nation's government had …

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IMF gives optimistic view of UK economy, reversing criticism of government's …
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International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde, left, arrives with Britain's Chancellor George Osborne for a press conference at the HM Treasury, in London, Friday, June 6, 2014. The International Monetary Fund will publish the …

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Key Takeways from IMF's (International Monetary Fund) “Africa Rising” Conference
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At the end of May in Mozambique's capital city of Maputo, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and government of Mozambique hosted a two-day conference involving leaders from a broad spectrum of government, non-governmental organizations, and the …

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IMF reverses criticism of UK economic strategy
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LONDON (AP) — The International Monetary Fund on Friday delivered an optimistic assessment of Britain's economic strategy, a sharp reversal from last year, when it criticized the Conservative-led government's focus on budget austerity. The report …

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International Monetary Fund urged to take swift action to rein in mortgages
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Laura Lean/PA Wire. International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) today called for the UK to take swift action to rein in risky mortgages as it warned soaring house prices posed a risk to the economic recovery.

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'Do I have to go on my knees?': grovelling apology from IMF head for incorrect …
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A year ago Oliver Blanchard, the IMF's chief economist, warned Mr Osborne was “playing with fire” with austerity and downgraded Britain's growth forecast to just 0.7 per cent for 2013. Instead, it grew by 1.7 per cent, and is expected to hit 2.7 per …

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UK economy performing well but risks ahead – IMF
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The International Monetary Fund says it "clearly under-estimated" the strength of Britain's economic recovery, as Christine Lagarde plays down speculation about her leading the European Commission. Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't load …

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Soaring house prices could endanger economic recovery, IMF warns
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) called for the UK to take swift action to rein in risky mortgages as it warned soaring house prices posed a risk to the economic recovery. It called for “targeted and timely” measures to clamp down on high loan-to …

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Containing China's financial risks a priority: International Monetary Fund
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BEIJING: The International Monetary Fund says China should make a priority of containing financial risks that stem from rising debt. David Lipton, a senior IMF official, said Thursday that Beijing should avoid launching more economic stimulus unless …

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