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Making money war: Will Trump 'manipulate' the overvalued dollar?

The White House is seeking the best way to stimulate the US economy and win the escalating trade fight with China.

Making money war: Will Trump 'manipulate' the overvalued dollar?

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Amid trade wars and Brexit, IMF again reduces growth expectations

Global lender fears that uncertain US-China ties and an unresolved UK departure from the EU pose major economic risks.

Amid trade wars and Brexit, IMF again reduces growth expectations

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IMF says Pakistan needs to mobilise tax revenue, cut debt

Pakistan needs to bolster its slowing economy, strengthen its institutions and tackle inefficiencies say IMF officials.

IMF says Pakistan needs to mobilise tax revenue, cut debt

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IMF warns Tunisia still faces risks in repaying loan

Tunisian economic reforms are starting to pay dividends, but the country risks all progress without 'discipline'.

Tunisia wage rises irk IMF following $2.9bn bailout

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Lagarde quits IMF, sparking race to replace her

Christine Lagarde stepped down from the International Monetary Fund as she prepared to be confirmed as ECB chief.

Lagarde quits IMF, sparking race to replace her

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Argentina loses an ally as Lagarde departs the IMF

As the International Monetary Fund's largest debtor, Argentina could face a different set of rules under new leadership.

Argentina loses an ally as Lagarde departs the IMF

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IMF board approves $6bn loan package for Pakistan

Pakistan urgently needs funds to shore up its weak economy, but the International Monetary Fund has imposed tough terms.

IMF board approves $6bn loan package for Pakistan

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News of progress between US and Mexico sends markets higher

US stocks and oil prices rose on Thursday afternoon on reports that Mexico and the US were getting closer to a deal.

News of progress between US and Mexico sends markets higher

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IMF's Lagarde says US-China dispute may slash 2020 global growth

International Monetary Fund's managing director sees uncertainty caused by trade wars as the main economic threat.

IMF's Lagarde says US-China dispute may slash 2020 global growth

Counting the Cost

Argentina's crisis: Where did it all go wrong for Macri?

We ask whether Argentina's champion of the free market can stay in power as a populist makes a comeback.

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US firms & consumers paying for Trump's trade war: IMF

IMF findings contradict President Trump's claim that China is footing the trade-war bill.

US firms and consumers paying for Trump's trade war, says IMF

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Pakistan finalises $6bn IMF bailout package

Pakistan will receive funds over 39 months, as structural reform planned to stabilise deficits and reorient economy.

Pakistan finalises $6bn IMF bailout package

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How strong is Trump's hand in US-China trade war?

High-level negotiations to continue as US raises tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese goods from 10 to 25 percent.

How strong is Trump's hand in US-China trade war?

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World Bank preparing to become 'deeply involved' in Venezuela

IMF and World Bank chiefs address crisis in Venezuela on opening day of spring meetings.

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IMF cuts global growth outlook to lowest since financial crisis

IMF urges cooperation on trade, warning that the world economy is in a 'delicate' moment.

IMF cuts global growth outlook to lowest since financial crisis