PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, July 13, 2018 - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is insisting that Haiti applies economic reforms despite massive and deadly protests last week after the government attempted to increase fuel prices.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, June 2, 2018 - IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde says an IMF team, led by Bert van Selm, will be visiting Bridgetown on Tuesday to start discussions on how the Fund can support the Mia Mottley administration's economic plan.
Kingston, Jamaica: 29 April 2018 - Prior to the end of the Precautionary Stand-By Arrangement with the IMF Jamaica will develop, with the technical assistance of multilateral partners, a Public Financial Management Policy for Natural Disaster Risk combined with a ten-year operational plan for its implementation that takes into account fiscal space and other limitations.
KINGSTON.April 30, 2018 - Minister of Finance, Dr. Nigel Clarke has announced that the Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) has retained the services of Mr. David "Billy" Marston, a former Senior Advisor, Deputy Director and Chief Risk Officer of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to advise the BOJ on the non-banking financial sector.
KINGSTON, April 19, 2018 - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has given high marks for Jamaica’s performance under the Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), saying programme implementation remains strong, with public debt firmly on a downward trajectory.