Register for our free newsletter

 
 
Latest News

IMF

Saudi-Arabia

Saudi must boost private sector to meet surge in jobseekers

Private companies now employ 250,000 more Saudis in 2012 than they did in 2011.

December 4, 2013 12:58
 
Foreign-workers

Gulf states need to stop relying on cheap foreign labour – IMF

Private-sector job creation for GCC nationals has become a challenge.

November 21, 2013 10:06
 
Dubai-skyline

IMF director warns Dubai not to be ‘overtaken by property market exuberance’

House prices have risen by more than 20 per cent in the past year.

November 12, 2013 3:01
 
IMF warns Dubai about another real estate bubble

IMF tells Dubai to slow down

International Monetary Fund concerned about another real estate bubble.

July 31, 2013 11:46
 
Arab Spring has cost the economies billions of dollars

Arab Spring nations hit delayed economic recovery

IMF official says a big challenge this year is managing the expectations of an increasingly impatient population.

May 26, 2013 8:54
 
A map of Ankara, Turkey

Turkey’s IMF emancipation deserves cautious cheer

Turkey was in 2002 where many of its European neighbours are today, writes Reuters columnist.

May 15, 2013 2:13
 
Kuwait skyline buildings

Kuwait resists IMF tax recommendations

The IMF says Kuwait may exhaust its oil savings by 2017...

April 30, 2013 4:54
 
IMF Christine Lagarde

Election limbo keeps Egypt’s IMF loan on ice

In the end, the fate of Egypt's reforms and the IMF loan is likely to be sealed on the streets.

March 19, 2013 5:46
 
Egypt doesn't want emergency loan

Egypt will not sign “Emergency” IMF Loan – Cabinet

Egypt will not sign any “emergency” loan with the IMF, cabinet spokesman Alaa el-Hadidi said on Tuesday, appearing to rule out any recourse…

March 12, 2013 4:45
 
International Monetary Fund

IMF team extending Egypt trip

International Monetary Fund negotiators will extend their stay in Egypt to continue their loan talks with the government, the Egyptian central bank and an IMF…

November 16, 2012 11:59
 
12345...