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G20 finance ministers meet in Mexico


February 25th, 2012 - 2:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 25 (IANS) The finance ministers of the Group of 20 countries and central bank governors met here Friday, aiming to promote economic stability.At the opening ceremony, Mexico's ... Read more...

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India presses Lagarde on more voice in IMF for emerging economies


June 30th, 2011 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee has expressed the hope that under the leadership of Chritine Lagaarde, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will deal effectively and fairly ... Read more...

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Lagarde is new IMF chief, gets support from India, US


June 29th, 2011 - 11:11 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde was named the first female head of International Monetary Fund (IMF) after the United States, India and some other fast-growing ... Read more...

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Christine Lagarde is new IMF chief


June 29th, 2011 - 3:19 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 29 (IANS) French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde was Tuesday named as the new chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Xinhua reported.Lagarde will become the first woman to ... Read more...

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Lagarde is new IMF chief


June 29th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, June 28 (IANS) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced Tuesday it has selected French Finance Minister Christine Lagarde as its next managing director, Xinhua reported.Lagarde's rival candidate was Mexico's ... Read more...

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India yet to decide on IMF chief nominee


June 17th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) India has not yet decided on who to support as the next chief of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said ... Read more...

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Violence has affected investment, growth: Mexico’s central bank


April 8th, 2011 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, April 8 (IANS/EFE) Crime and violence have become "the most important factors inhibiting growth and investment" in Mexico in the past few months, the governor of the country's ... Read more...

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Mexico’s central bank raises growth forecast


February 10th, 2011 - 3:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Feb 10 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's central bank has announced it has revised upward its forecast for economic growth this year, from a range of 3.2 percent to 4.2 percent to one ... Read more...

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Mexican government to raise taxes, cut spending


September 10th, 2009 - 12:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 10 (EFE) The Mexican government has proposed a 2010 budget that includes deep cuts in public spending and increased taxes on income and consumption to cover an expected revenue ... Read more...

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Mexico gets $205 mn from World Bank to combat swine flu


April 27th, 2009 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (DPA) Mexico will get $205 million from the World Bank, including $25 million immediately, to combat the growing swine flu epidemic that is already believed to have claimed more ... Read more...

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