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IMF downgrades world growth, warns of ‘precarious’ 2020

IMF cuts 2019 global growth estimate to 3%

  The world economy is slowing to its weakest pace since the global financial crisis, amid continuing trade conflicts that have undercut business confidence and...

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4 2018 - NBS

IMF says Nigeria’s economic outlook remains challenging

  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said that the economic outlook for Nigeria under the current policies of government remains challenging. It...

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IMF says Nigeria’s economic outlook remains challenging

  The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday said that the economic outlook for Nigeria under the current policies of government remains challenging. It...

Kristalina Georgieva

IMF names Kristalina Georgieva as its new Managing Director

  The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday formally selected Kristalina Georgieva of Bulgaria to be only the second woman ever to lead the 189-member...

IMF downgrades world growth, warns of ‘precarious’ 2020

IMF downgrades world growth, warns of ‘precarious’ 2020

Global trade tensions, continued uncertainty and rising prospects for a no-deal Brexit are sapping the strength of the world economy, which faces a “precarious”...

IMF Chief kicks against trade, currency wars

Christine Lagarde quits as IMF boss

Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde announced in a statement on Tuesday that she has submitted her resignation from the IMF and...

Saudi Arabia to hike fuel prices, sell national assets, cut salaries

Should government remove fuel subsidy as advised by International Monetary Fund (IMF)?

Our economy is heavily reliant on oil. That is why prices of goods and services go up anytime there is an increase in fuel price. An average Nigerian cannot bear the...

Ambode: Lagos will grow by 4% in 2019

Quoting IMF, Ambode says Lagos economy to hit $136bn in 2019

Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has disclosed that the economy of the state is projected to grow by 4% in 2019. Speaking separately at the Yoruba Tennis Club and...

Dr. Kunio Mikuriya

WCO signs MoU with IMF

The World Customs Organization (WCO) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on data using the Revenue Administration...

IMF Chief kicks against trade, currency wars

Global debt now $180trn, says IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has put the global debt at $180 trillion, warning highly indebted emerging-markets and low-income countries against what it termed...

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IMF forecasts 1.9% growth in Nigeria’s economy

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday said Nigeria’s economy is expected to grow by 1.9 percent in 2018, up from 0.8 per cent in 2017, mostly owing to...

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4 2018 - NBS

IMF forecasts 1.9% growth in Nigeria’s economy

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Thursday said Nigeria’s economy is expected to grow by 1.9 percent in 2018, up from 0.8 per cent in 2017, mostly owing to...