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Growth strengthening, but 'wrong' policies could halt it: IMF chief

She says strong monetary, fiscal and structural reform policies are critical to global economy's future direction

Seeking to play down fears over the US weakening international commitments to free trade and climate change, Ms Lagarde says the new White House needed time to "adapt and learn".

Baden Baden, Germany

INTERNATIONAL Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde said global growth was gaining strength, but cautioned that the "wrong" policies "could stop the new momentum in its tracks".

In a statement issued at the end of a meeting of Group of 20 (G-...

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