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Italian Finance Minister Pier Carlo Padoan, left, speaks with Great Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne, during the International Monetary and Financial Committee meeting, Saturday, April 12, 2014, at World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings in Washington.
The World Bank has voiced concern about what it described as the exorbitant cost of sending remittances to the Caribbean and other places, saying that forcing migrant workers to pay as much as US$50 to send US$200 is "wrong."
Economic challenges facing the MENA region were high on the agenda of the 2014 IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings that took place in Washington D.C. last week.
ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar has said the economy was on the upsurge and the government borrowing for budgetary support has narrowed down from Rs 1046 billion in first nine of the last financial year to Rs 815 billion this year.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday that inflation is expected to rise slowly from current low levels but not go much beyond the Fed's two percent target.
In this Friday, Oct. 1, 2004 file photo, Egyptian former Minister of Finance Yousef Boutros Ghali attends a meeting at the World Bank headquarters in Washington.
ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- The International Monetary Fund wants to meet early next month to approve Grenada's home grown structural adjustment program.
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said he told Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that the central bank won't hesitate to adjust monetary policy if needed, after the pair met for lunch in Tokyo today.
Seattle, Washington April 15, 2014 Socrata, a Seattle-based cloud software company focused exclusively on democratizing access to government data, today announced Jeff Kaplan as its first-ever Director of Multilateral and NGO.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen listens during the International Monetary and Financial Committee meeting, Saturday, April 12, 2014, at the World Bank Group-International Monetary Fund Spring Meetings in Washington.
China-Ukraine: China's Vice Finance Minister Zhu Guangyao said on Saturday that China backs International Monetary Fund financial aid for Ukraine.
The European Central Bank could not rely solely on purchases of asset-backed securities if it resorts to unconventional steps to boost inflation, given the limited supply of the securities, ECB President Mario Draghi said on Saturday.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde with World Bank President Jim Yong Kim at the IMF and World Bank Joint Development Committee meeting in Washington.