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VIRUS OUTBREAK

G-20 calls for coordinated virus response; IMF trims forecasts

IMF predicts outbreak will lower China's growth this year to 5.6%, shave 0.1 percentage points from global growth

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IMF managing director Kristalina Georgieva is also looking at scenarios where the outbreak continues for longer and more globally.

Riyadh 

THE world's top economies called for a coordinated response to the coronavirus outbreak, which the International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicted would lower China's growth this year to 5.6 per cent and shave 0.1 percentage points from global growth.

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