[WASHINGTON] In the best-case scenario, the economic hit from the epidemic in China will be short-lived, but it comes as the global economy remains fragile, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said...

THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called on Japan's government and the Bank of Japan (BOJ) to increase their cooperation to support the economy as it cut its 2019 growth forecast for the...

THE new head of the International Monetary Fund warned on Tuesday that America's trade war with China could cost the global economy around US$700 billion by 2020 - a loss equivalent to the size of...

[WASHINGTON] New International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva issued a stark warning about the state of the global growth on Tuesday, saying trade conflicts had thrown it...

[WASHINGTON/SOFIA] Bulgarian economist Kristalina Georgieva was confirmed on Wednesday as managing director of the International Monetary Fund, the first person from an emerging-market economy to...

[BRUSSELS] European Union leaders raised the possibility of making Bulgaria's Kristalina Georgieva, the chief executive officer of the World Bank, the next president of the EU Commission, two...