The historic TFA would now need to be ratified by governments of individual member countries.
Ebola has killed around 5,000, according to the World Health Organisation.
The Fund this week cut its 2014 global growth forecast to 3.3 per cent from 3.4 per cent.
Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on issues including the proposed new monetary policy framework.
It is better to show higher world poverty by raising the poverty line than to distort history by using obsolete and questionable data
Urges US Fed to carry out steps in smooth manner.
With economic activity buoyed by expectations from the new elected government , “India is benefiting from a ‘Modi dividend’,” the Bank said on Monday.
The World Bank also was encouraged to increase private investment opportunities in nations falling into conflict.
A resurgence in inflation is a low probability event. Given low GDP growth, why is the RBI acting so coy about cutting repo rates?
Allegations relate to an arbitration award to a supporter of ex-president nicholas sarkozy.
Lagarde said she was returning to her work in Washington later in the day and said the decision was “without basis.”
A government shorn of Western educated ministers could change the status quo.
The measures to sustain demand, despite the best intentions of central banks, are finding their limit.
It is imperative for the IMF to address the perception that it is not evenhanded in its approach.
An area of concern, however, remains the high core and headline inflation.