Tag: The International Monetary Fund

Algeria to Privatize Banks in Response to Oil Price Slide

September 26, 2016

State-owned banks in Algeria will soon be allowed to list in the stock exchange as Algiers continues to stumble in the aftermath of the plummeting ... Read More

Morocco receives IMF’s Precautionary Liquidity Line worth $3.47 bln

July 23, 2016

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved on July 22 a two-year arrangement for Morocco under the Precautionary and Liquidity Line (PLL) ... Read More

IMF Slightly Upgrades Growth Forecast for MENA Region

July 20, 2016

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) raised its 2016 growth forecast for the Middle East and North Africa on the backdrop of a slight increase in ... Read More

Tunisia Denies Foreign Military Base Reports, Asks for Millions in Support

May 26, 2016

The Speaker of the Tunisian parliament, Mohammed Ennaceur, denied reports that Tunis has approved the deployment of a military base in the country after it ... Read More

IMF Supports Tunisia with $2.9 Bln Credit Line

May 26, 2016

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a $2.9 billion Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for Tunisia to help the country carry out its economic and ... Read More

Algeria: IMF Calls for Structural Reforms

March 15, 2016

Algeria needs to adjust to the shock created by the oil prices collapse by intensifying fiscal consolidation and speeding up implementing some structural reforms. “Opportunity ... Read More

Algeria: Dinar falls to historic record low

August 18, 2015

Algeria is trying to balance its finances as its economy continues to struggle due to the low global oil and gas prices that are affecting ... Read More