International Monetary Fund

Mexico's Agustin Carstens to seek India's support for IMF top job

08 Jun 2011

No assurance on backing Lagarde for IMF top job: Mukherjee

07 Jun 2011

Oxford University chancellor wants Ahluwalia as IMF chief

04 Jun 2011

Lord Chris Patten, chancellor of the University of Oxford, has mooted the name of Montek Singh Ahluwalia, deputy chairman of Planning Commission, as the next managing director of IMF

DNA evidence matches Strauss-Kahn samples

25 May 2011

Strauss-Kahn who is facing charges of assault and attempting to rape the maid at the Sofitel hotel in New York is being held in an apartment in Manhattan under armed guard

India working quietly to find consensus IMF candidate

24 May 2011

Europe backs French finance minister Lagarde as next IMF chief

20 May 2011

Dominique Strauss-Kahn quits as IMF chief

19 May 2011

Beleaguered IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has quit his post, a day after US treasury secretary Timothy F Geithner, demanded the appointment of an interim managing director for the fund

Strauss-Kahn affair opens up French election

17 May 2011

Even if Dominique Strauss-Kahn is eventually cleared of charges that include attempted rape, there will be few takers for him running as the Socialist Party's candidate

UK to be among major economies under review by IMF

16 Apr 2011

IMF raises concerns over ETF risks

14 Apr 2011

IMF pegs China growth at 9.6; India down to 8.2 per cent

13 Apr 2011

The IMF seemed to disagree with the rosy projections of India’s policy makers, saying that in 2012, it expects growth to further sink to 7.8 per cent from its earlier projection of 8 per cent

IMF projects 4.5 per cent global economic growth in 2011 and 2012

12 Apr 2011

While global economic recovery is gaining strength, countries need to work together to rebalance global demand and address imbalances

IMF to activate $583-bn crisis lending fund

26 Mar 2011

The International Monetary Fund is working on activating a $583 billion crisis lending pool that will help bail out countries in need and stabilize the global economy.

Japan can afford reconstruction costs: IMF

26 Mar 2011

Egypt’s Youssef Boutros-Ghali quits IMF position

07 Feb 2011

IMF Chairman since October 2008, Boutros-Ghali could have continued in his position according to IMF rules, but decided to step down following his removal from the Egyptian cabinet last Friday

India to grow at 8.4 per cent in 2011: IMF

27 Jan 2011

The IMF has forecast the Indian economy to grow at the second-fastest rate among emerging markets, behind China’s 9.6 per cent

IMF approves $30-bn credit line for Poland

24 Jan 2011

IMF sanctions $1.7 billion aid to Romania

08 Jan 2011

Speed up fiscal tightening, IMF tells India

06 Jan 2011

IMF board approves quota shifts, governance reform

17 Dec 2010

IMF postpones Irish rescue deal until 16 December

13 Dec 2010

IMF revamps quota; India among top 10

08 Nov 2010

In a historic move, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has decided to overhaul the Fund’s quota regime and governance

India gains following significant IMF reforms

23 Oct 2010

$1-bn World Bank, IDB infrastructure boost for MENA region

12 Oct 2010

India calls for quota review and governance reform at IMF

08 Oct 2010

Emerging markets and developing countries now represent 47.5 per cent of the global GDP in PPP terms, but they have a quota share of only 39.5 per cent in the IMF.