[BUENOS AIRES] Argentina asked the International Monetary Fund to restructure its debt payments on the US$56 billion bail-out loan agreed last year in a bid to calm market turbulence, finance...

[BUENOS AIRES] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Friday that a team will meet with the economic advisers to Argentina's main presidential contenders, incumbent Mauricio Macri and...

[PARIS] European countries are unable to agree on who should be the next head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), with the French now looking to widen the range of candidates by getting rid...

[SANTIAGO] Global trade expanded by just 0.5 per cent in the first quarter of 2019, marking the slowest year-on-year pace of growth since 2012 amid signs a more significant slowdown is possible,...

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reaffirmed Singapore’s financial sector oversight to be “among the best globally”, while adding that the country's economic fundamentals are strong and ...

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday reached an agreement with Argentina that will release the next US$5.4 billion disbursement under the loan program aimed to help...

SENIOR Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam is among those shortlisted to be the next head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), according to a report in The New York Times on Thursday.

AMONG the names that have emerged on early shortlists are Tharman Shanmugaratnam, who was the chairman of the International Monetary and Financial Committee; Agustín Carstens, a former deputy...

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday approved a US$6 billion, three-year loan for Pakistan to help right the South Asian nation's economy.

[WASHINGTON] American economist David Lipton will serve as interim leader of the International Monetary Fund, replacing Christine Lagarde who was nominated to head the European Central Bank, the...