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Bilawal Bhutto says ‘selected’ PM will have to go

11 November, 2019 7:10 pm 7:10 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that the ‘selected’ prime minister will have to go. Talking to the media after a meeting of PPP Core Committee on Friday, he said that the government’s economic performance is worst. “The Pakistan government has surrendered to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The masses … Read More

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PM, IMF delegation discuss ongoing bailout package

09 September, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) delegation on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Imran Khan and discussed ongoing bailout package. During the meeting, the prime minister and IMF delegation led by Director Middle East and Central Asia Jihad Azour exchanged the views about economic condition of the country. Finance Adviser Abdul Hafeez … Read More

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IMF’s technical mission arrives in Pakistan

09 September, 2019 12:50 pm 12:50 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) technical mission arrived in Pakistan on Monday. IMF technical mission led by Director of the Middle East and Central Asia Department Jihad Azour has been arrived in Islamabad. The mission held a unofficial meeting with the officials of Ministry of Finance. Both the sides exchanged views … Read More


IMF stands by yuan view; says China could need stimulus if trade war worsen...

08 August, 2019 7:36 am 7:36 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday stood by its assessment that China’s yuan valuation was largely in line with economic fundamentals, but an IMF official said the fund was encouraging China to pursue a more flexible exchange rate with less intervention. James Daniel, director of the IMF’s China department, said that … Read More


Bulgaria’s Georgieva emerges as EU’s candidate for IMF head

08 August, 2019 3:23 am 3:23 am

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union sates picked Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva as the bloc’s candidate to lead the International Monetary Fund (IMF) after more than 12 hours of talks on Friday that highlighted the EU’s internal divisions. The 65-year-old chief executive of the World Bank got the backing of a majority of the 28 EU states, … Read More


Washington: WB president, IMF MD and renowned businessmen call on PM

07 July, 2019 10:21 am 10:21 am

WASHINGTON DC (92 News) – The top representatives of World Bank (WB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Washington DC on Sunday. The WB’s president and the IMF’s acting managing director discussed with the premier the current economic situation of Pakistan and future cooperation with the global lenders. President … Read More

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Lagarde resigns as IMF chief, cites more clarity on ECB post

07 July, 2019 8:46 pm 8:46 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde announced on Tuesday she had submitted her resignation from the global lender, saying she had more clarity about her nomination to be the next head of the European Central Bank. Lagarde said in a statement her resignation was effective Sept. 12, opening the way for … Read More

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PPP will form next government, claims Bilawal Bhutto

07 July, 2019 5:29 pm 5:29 pm

SUKKUR (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has claimed that his party will form the next government. Addressing workers during the sit-in against price-hike on Thursday, he said that the PPP will not desist from any sacrifice for the masses. He said that PPP’s ‘Eliminate Poverty Programme’ had spread across the province. “Today … Read More

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Bailout package: Pakistan receives first tranche of $991.4 million from IMF

07 July, 2019 11:11 am 11:11 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan’s central bank has received the first tranche of $991.4 million from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) out of $6 billion bailout package agreed between two sides. The amount will improve the country’s foreign exchange reserves. As of today, the country’s foreign exchange reserves have increased by more than $15 billion, … Read More

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Pakistan likely to receive IMF’s first tranche of $1 billion

07 July, 2019 2:26 pm 2:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan will get first tranche of International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved loan on Monday (today). According to Ministry of Finance, Pakistan will be given $1 billion out of the $ 6.2 billion approved by the international body. It was reported that the remaining tranche will be awarded for giving proofs in … Read More

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‘Puppet government’ mortgaged Pakistan to IMF, says Bilawal

07 July, 2019 12:01 am 12:01 am

DERA GHAZI KHAN (92 News) – Pakistan Peoples’ Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Saturday said that the ‘puppet government’ mortgaged Pakistan to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).  Speaking in a public gathering, Prime Minister Imran Khan sold the country before IMF and his government’s recent budget has all for the rich and nothing … Read More

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Europe needs to find candidate to head IMF: France

07 July, 2019 11:11 pm 11:11 pm

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France (Reuters) – European finance ministers need to find a compromise candidate to replace Christine Lagarde as the head of the International Monetary Fund, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Saturday. European leaders nominated Lagarde last week to succeed Mario Draghi as president of the European Central Bank, raising the question of … Read More

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Hafeez Sheikh says assets valuing Rs3,000 bn declared under amnesty scheme

07 July, 2019 3:11 pm 3:11 pm

ISLAMABAD – Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs Dr Hafeez Sheikh Thursday announced that assets valuing Rs3,000 billion had been declared by people under Amnesty Scheme of the government. As many 137,000 people have so far got registered under the amnesty scheme and submitted taxes worth Rs70 billion, he added. The … Read More

IMF, US$6.20 billion, bailout, package, Pakistan

IMF approves US$6.20 billion package for Pakistan

07 July, 2019 9:56 pm 9:56 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved a bailout package of US$6.20 billion for Pakistan. The loan, which will be given in three years, has been given to help out the economic plan of the country. The approval was accorded during a meeting of the IMF Executive Board. In a tweet, Adviser … Read More

IMF, US$6.20 billion, bailout, package, Pakistan

IMF’s executive board to meet today to finalize $6bn loan package for Pak...

07 July, 2019 11:07 am 11:07 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The executive board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is going to hold meeting in Washington today (Wednesday) to discuss and finalize $6 billion loan package for Pakistan. Sources say the board is likely to approve $6 billion bailout package for Pakistan after it fulfilled all the conditions agreed upon during … Read More