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  • IMF says Cyprus will need more spending cuts

    NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus' president on Wednesday rebuffed an International Monetary Fund assessment that Cyprus will need to make additional spending cuts to meet a key target of its financial rescue program. IMF official Delia Velculescu said that more permanent cuts to government...

  • IMF sees US growth at weakest since recession

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. economic growth this year will likely be at the weakest pace since the Great Recession ended, the International Monetary Fund said, mostly because of a sharp, weather-related contraction in the first quarter. But the global lending organization said Wednesday that it...

  • Emerging nations plan their own World Bank, IMF

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Fed up with U.S. dominance of the global financial system, five emerging market powers this week will launch their own versions of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund. Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa —the so-called BRICS countries — are seeking...



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