[BRUSSELS] Italy on Thursday flatly dismissed the EU's more pessimistic outlook for the Italian economy as the IMF warned Rome should take steps to lower debt...

[COPENHAGEN] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday countries with "weaker macroeconomic fundamentals" are at greater risk from rising global interest rates that put currencies...

[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...

[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...

NEAR-TERM risks for global financial stability have risen in the last six months, while medium-term risks remain elevated, says a report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

[WASHINGTON] A severe recession would slash US public wealth by about US$5 trillion, causing vastly more damage to Washington's finances than just an increase in debt and deficits, the IMF...

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other institutions are grappling with potential strategies to counter any severe economic downturn.

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) said the world economy is plateauing as the lender cut its growth forecast for the first time in more than two years, blaming escalating trade tensions and...