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MIL-OSI Economics: Transcript of the Press Conference on the Release of the October 2018 World Economic Outlook

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  Business, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Global Economic Bodies, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Transcript of the Press Conference on the Release of the October 2018 World Economic Outlook

Source: International Monetary Fund October 9, 2018 Participants: Maurice Obstfeld, Economic Counsellor and Director of the Research DepartmentGian Maria Milesi‑Ferretti, Deputy Director, Research DepartmentWafa Amr, Senior Communications Officer, Communications Department Ms. AMR: Good morning, everyone. Thank you for attending the World Economic Outlook press conference this morning. I would like to introduce Maury Obstfeld, Economic […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on her Visit to Lombok, Indonesia, October 8, 2018

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  Business, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Global Economic Bodies, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on her Visit to Lombok, Indonesia, October 8, 2018

Source: International Monetary Fund October 8, 2018 Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), visited the island of Lombok in Indonesia’s West Nusa Tenggara Province today along with Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan, Bank Indonesia Governor Perry Warjiyo, and West Nusa Tenggara Governor Zulkieflimansyah. […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: Coming clean on kickbacks with better business reforms

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Finance, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: Coming clean on kickbacks with better business reforms

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Businesses that make product and service recommendations will be forced to come clean on commissions, referral fees and kickbacks under new Better Business Reforms. Minister for Innovation and Better Regulation Matt Kean said it would put buying power back in the hands of consumers and small businesses. “Consumers […]

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MIL-OSI Australia: $175 million win and jobs saved for small motor vehicle businesses

By   /  October 8, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Australia, Australian State Governments, Banking and Finance, Business, Commerce, Economy, English, Finance, Justice, law, MIL OSI, New South Wales, New South Wales Department of Finances, Open Source Intel, Pacific Region, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Australia: $175 million win and jobs saved for small motor vehicle businesses

Source: New South Wales Department of Finances New specialised licensing could save small motor vehicle dealer and repairer businesses from going bust around NSW, as part of the State Government’s Better Business Reforms. Minister for Better Regulation Matt Kean said the package, including introducing specialised licenses, will save small business in the motor vehicle industry […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Cyprus: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2018 Article IV Mission

By   /  October 6, 2018  /  Business, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Global Economic Bodies, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Cyprus: Staff Concluding Statement of the 2018 Article IV Mission

Source: International Monetary Fund October 5, 2018 A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or ‘mission’), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the IMF’s Articles of Agreement, in the […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Challenges for Central Banking : Perspectives from Latin America

By   /  October 6, 2018  /  Business, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Global Economic Bodies, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Challenges for Central Banking : Perspectives from Latin America

Source: International Monetary Fund Challenges for Central Banking : Perspectives from Latin America Author/Editor: Luis I. Jacome H. ; Yan Carriere-Swallow ; Hamid Faruqee ; Krishna Srinivasan Publication Date: October 5, 2018 .imf.org/view/IMF073/23753-9781475539677/23753-9781475539677/Other_formats/Source_PDF/23753-9781475552904.pdf”>Link to Abstract Summary: In the wake of the 2008–09 global financial crisis, central banking and monetary policy in many corners of the […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: IMF Fiscal Monitor, October 2018

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Source: International Monetary Fund Back to Top Chapter 1: Managing Public Wealth Public sector balance sheets bring together the entirety of what the state owns and owes, offering a broader fiscal picture beyond debt and deficits. Most governments do not provide such transparency, thereby avoiding the additional scrutiny it brings. Estimates of public wealth reveal […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: IMF Staff Completes Fourth ECF Review Mission for Afghanistan

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Source: International Monetary Fund October 5, 2018 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 represent the views of the IMF’s Executive Board. Based on the preliminary findings […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on the First Review of Malawi’s Extended Credit Facility

By   /  October 6, 2018  /  Business, Economics, Economy, English, Finance, Global Economic Bodies, Global Economy, International Monetary Fund, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: IMF Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on the First Review of Malawi’s Extended Credit Facility

Source: International Monetary Fund October 4, 2018 The IMF team reached a staff-level agreement with the authorities of Malawi on the completion of the first review under the Extended Credit Facility Moderate economic growth is likely to strengthen to about 4 percent in 2019, followed by a rise to 6-7 percent over the medium term […]

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MIL-OSI Economics: Belgium: #InvestEU – Europe gets behind Northwester 2 Wind Park off Belgian coast

By   /  October 6, 2018  /  Banking and Finance, Business, Economics, English, European Investment Bank, Finance, Global Economy, MIL OSI, MIL OSI Economics, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Economics: Belgium: #InvestEU – Europe gets behind Northwester 2 Wind Park off Belgian coast

Source: European Investment Bank Headline: Belgium: #InvestEU – Europe gets behind Northwester 2 Wind Park off Belgian coast The EIB will support the construction of the Northwester wind farm off the Belgian coast with a loan of EUR 210 million. Slightly more than half of this amount will be guaranteed under the European Fund for […]

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