[WASHINGTON] The six-month delay of Britain's exit from the European Union avoids the "terrible outcome" of a "no-deal" Brexit that would further pressure a slowing global economy but does nothing...

[WASHINGTON] Increased lending by China to developing nations is increasingly under the spotlight amid concerns that growing debt burdens and onerous conditions could sow the seeds of a crisis....

[PARIS] Flamboyant French businessman Bernard Tapie went on trial Monday accused of defrauding the state of nearly half a billion euros with a massive 2008 arbitration award that landed IMF chief...

[WASHINGTON] Despite some uncertainty and market volatility, the United States is not likely to see an economic contraction in the near term, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said Thursday.

[SINGAPORE] With growing innovation in the financial sector and a move towards a cash-less society, there is a role for central banks to enter the world of digital currencies, IMF chief Christine...

[WASHINGTON] International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde has postponed a planned trip to the Middle East with a stop in Saudi Arabia for a conference after a prominent journalist's...

IMF-WORLD BANK MEETINGS

RISING US interest rates, tanking emerging market currencies and a bitter US-China trade spat could push the world towards its next financial crisis but there is still time to avert disaster,...

[NUSA DUA, Indonesia] IMF chief Christine Lagarde on Thursday defended central bank rate hikes in a veiled rebuke to Donald Trump after the US president blamed "crazy" Fed policies for...

[NUSA DUA, Indonesia] International Monetary Fund managing director Christine Lagarde said on Thursday she hopes China follows through on the IMF's recommendation to continue moving toward a...

WORLD leaders need to fix global trading systems instead of trying to tear them down, International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said on Wednesday, in a rebuke to nationalist politicians...