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BARBADOS | Barbados’ Economy Is Back On Track

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, November 11, 2019 -Barbados’ economy is on track. This is the word from Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley and Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Tao Zhang, after they met to discuss the country’s economic position with the implementation of the Barbados Economic Recovery and Transformation (BERT) Programme.

JAMAICA | On the Path to Higher Economic Growth - IMF

NEW YORK,  November 9, 2019 - The International Monetary Fund says Jamaica has successfully concluded its economic reform program, which was supported by a US$1.66 billion Stand-By Arrangement from the IMF. The country’s strong ownership, as well as the government’s steadfast reform implementation have resulted in a stronger economy, an all-time low unemployment rate, and a significant reduction in public debt.

JAMAICA | Former IMF Boss Praises Jamaica

KINGSTON,  September 22, 2019 - Former Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, has praised Jamaica for the “remarkable” accomplishments under its financial arrangements with the Fund, which have now concluded.

JAMAICA | Opposition concerned about weak growth and increased poverty

KINGSTON, Jamaica. September 19, 2019: While the Opposition is pleased that Jamaica has completed its IMF Programme after six and a half years spanning two political administrations, it is concerned that the Programme’s significant fiscal and structural reforms are not delivering the higher levels of economic growth and reduction in poverty that were anticipated from the successful execution of the Programme.
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