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The Tories offer pensioners nothing but insecurity – Debbie Abrahams

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Fiscal Updates, Healthcare, Imports, Labour Party, Legal, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Politics, Security, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on The Tories offer pensioners nothing but insecurity – Debbie Abrahams

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Labour Party UK Headline: The Tories offer pensioners nothing but insecurity – Debbie Abrahams Labour is today (Tuesday 23 May) challenging the Tories to come clean on their plans for older people, after they caused confusion with their failed attempt to ‘clarify’ their social care policy. Labour is calling […]

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State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns – Annexes

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Business, Commerce, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns – Annexes

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns – Annexes State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns – Annexes Publication Date: May 22, 2017 Electronic Access: Free Full text (PDF file size is 1262 KB).Use the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this PDF file Summary: These annexes accompany the […]

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State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Business, Commerce, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: State-Contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns Publication Date: May 22, 2017 Electronic Access: Free Full text (PDF file size is 1292 KB).Use the free Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this PDF file Summary: Background. The case for sovereign state-contingent debt instruments (SCDIs) as a countercyclical and […]

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IMF Discussed State-Contingent Debt Instruments

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Business, Commerce, Commodities, Economics, Economy, English, Export, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on IMF Discussed State-Contingent Debt Instruments

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Discussed State-Contingent Debt Instruments May 22, 2017 On April 13, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) discussed the staff paper “State-contingent Debt Instruments for Sovereigns”. Sovereign state-contingent debt instruments (SCDIs), such as GDP-linked bonds, as a countercyclical and risk-sharing tool […]

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IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on a Second Staff-Monitored Program with Somalia

By   /  May 23, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on a Second Staff-Monitored Program with Somalia

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on a Second Staff-Monitored Program with Somalia May 22, 2017 End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff […]

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5 reasons the Tories don’t want to talk about inequality

By   /  May 21, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Fiscal Updates, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish National Party, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on 5 reasons the Tories don’t want to talk about inequality

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish National Party Headline: 5 reasons the Tories don’t want to talk about inequality Scotland – and the UK as a whole – is one of the wealthiest countries in the world. The question is why doesn’t it feel that way? And under the Tories, the gap between rich […]

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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Brunei Darussalam

By   /  May 20, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economics, Economy, English, Export, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Imports, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Brunei Darussalam

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Brunei Darussalam May 19, 2017 On April 25, 2017, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Brunei Darussalam and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a […]

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IMF Staff Completes Review Visit to Guinea-Bissau

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MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Staff Completes Review Visit to Guinea-Bissau May 19, 2017 End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily […]

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Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession

By   /  May 20, 2017  /  Americas, Brazil, Business, Commerce, Commodities, Economics, Economy, English, Export, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession Students in Ancash, Peru: improving education can support long-term growth in the region (photo: Mariana Bazo/Reuters/Newscom) Latin America and the Caribbean: Bouncing Back from Recession May 19, 2017 Latin America and the Caribbean is expected to […]

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Russian Federation: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2017 Article IV Mission

By   /  May 20, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Commodities, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, Investment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Russia, Trade  /  Comments Off on Russian Federation: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2017 Article IV Mission

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: Russian Federation: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2017 Article IV Mission Russian Federation: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2017 Article IV Mission May 19, 2017 A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or ‘mission’), […]

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IMF Executive Board Completes Final Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Grenada

By   /  May 19, 2017  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Commodities, Economics, Economy, English, Export, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Imports, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on IMF Executive Board Completes Final Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Grenada

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Executive Board Completes Final Review Under the Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for Grenada May 18, 2017 The completion of the Review enables final disbursement of US$2.8 million. Grenada successfully met its original reform program targets, which included fiscal adjustment and debt reduction. Grenada’s economy […]

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IMF Staff Completes 2017 Article IV Visit to South Africa

By   /  May 19, 2017  /  Africa, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Commodities, Economics, Economy, English, Export, Finance, Fiscal Updates, Global Economy, Inflation, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, South Africa, Trade  /  Comments Off on IMF Staff Completes 2017 Article IV Visit to South Africa

MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Staff Completes 2017 Article IV Visit to South Africa May 18, 2017 End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and […]

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