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International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Lungu Wants Early Polls

[Zambian Watchdog] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has told the IMF that he is considering calling for an early election to get politics out of the way as he addresses the country's economic situation.

Which Way for the Economy After the IMF Visit?

[Zambian Watchdog] A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) just left Zambia after making an assessment of the economic situation of the country. They found a dire situation. However, the government has rejected the idea of taking matters forw...

IMF Castigates Zambia for Financial Indiscipline

[Zambian Watchdog] Zambia needs to lower its deficit and improve fiscal discipline if it is to restore market confidence, the International Monetary Fund said on Friday.

PF Govt to Borrow More, IMF Shocked

[Zambian Watchdog] The PF government with their usual appetite to borrow are in the process of secretly acquiring another loan from the usual expensive commercial window meant to briefly stabilise the falling Kwacha

EIB, IMF Sign MoU

[Times of Zambia] Lima -The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strength cooperation on capacity development.

IMF Advises Zambia

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA needs to address infrastructure gaps, strengthen project selection procedure and prioritise capital spending to cushion debts shocks, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said.

IMF Nods Tax Regime Reversal

[Times of Zambia] THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has commended Zambia for the bold decision to revise the 2015 mining tax regime.

IMF Calls for Economic Diversification

[Times of Zambia] THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called for economic diversification and structural transformation to ensure strong and durable growth in view of low copper prices.

IMF Calls for Economic Diversification

[Times of Zambia] THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called for economic diversification and structural transformation to ensure strong and durable growth in view of low copper prices.

IMF Guides Govt On Mine Taxes

[Times of Zambia] THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised Government to avoid coming up with mine-by-mine tax solutions that could make the tax system more difficult to administer.

IMF Guides Govt On Mine Taxes

[Times of Zambia] THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised Government to avoid coming up with mine-by-mine tax solutions that could make the tax system more difficult to administer.

Statement At the Conclusion of an IMF Staff Visit to Zambia

[IMF]An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Byung Jang visited Lusaka during May 27-June 6 to review economic developments and discuss the macroeconomic framework with the Zambian authorities.

IMF Lauds Zambia On Budget

[Times of Zambia]THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said Zambia's projected reduction of 0.4 in the 2014 Budget deficit will go a long way in restoring confidence in the foreign exchange market.

Chikwanda Bursts Into Tantrums, Calls IMF Absurd On BBC Radio

[Zambia Reports]Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda lost his bearings in an interview with the British Broadcasting Corporation's Damian Zain accusing the reporter of lacking objectivity for questioning Zambia's economic credentials.

Zambia Owes IMF U.S. $387 Million

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA is still owing a total of US$387 million in Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as at February 28, 2014. IMF resident representative Tobias Rasmussen said Zambia's outstanding debt stood at SDR...