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Brexit to drag on global growth through 2017 – IMF

Jul 19, 2016 - 10:50 PM

The International Monetary Fund now predicts global economic growth to be 3 1 this year and 3 4 in 2017

epaselect epa05387297 An investor looks at an electronic screen showing stock market movements at a securities brokerage house in Beijing, China, 24 June 2016. Chinese mainland markets traded lower, with the Shanghai composite down 0.95 percent and the Shenzhen composite down 0.10 percent in reaction to the British EU referendum. Britons in a referendum on 23 June have voted by a narrow margin to leave the European Union (EU). Media reports on early 24 June indicate that 51.9 per cent voted in favour of leaving the EU while 48.1 per cent voted for remaining in. EPA/HOW HWEE YOUNG

IMF chief sees 'tepid' growth for world economy

Feb 24, 2016 - 1:01 PM

Christine Lagarde also says oil exporters are facing a completely new reality

International Monetary Fund chief, Christine Lagarde speaks on the opening day of the Global Women's Forum on February 23, 2016, in Dubai. The world economy is going through a "tepid" recovery, Lagarde said during the women's forum, adding that growth in advanced economies should be higher.   / AFP / KARIM SAHIB

IMF lowers Philippine GDP forecast for 2016, 2017

Feb 18, 2016 - 12:34 PM

Although the IMF sees the country s economy performing remarkably well it trimmed its Philippine GDP forecast for 2016 and 2017 to 6 and 6 2 respectively

GLOBAL HEADWINDS. The lender warns of lower growth in China and the region, higher global financial volatility and capital outflows

IMF cuts world growth forecast, warns of major risks

Jan 19, 2016 - 8:59 PM

The International Monetary Fund expects the world economy to grow by only 3 4 in 2016