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IMF's Kristalina Georgieva says coronavirus crisis is worst since Great Depression

The fallout from the virus will mean that 170 countries will have negative economic growth this year, she told a videoconference press briefing for the Bulgarian media.

April 20, 2020 / 07:21 PM IST

The crisis sparked by the spread of the novel coronavirus is the worst since the Great Depression, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Monday.

The fallout from the virus will mean that 170 countries will have negative economic growth this year, she told a videoconference press briefing for the Bulgarian media.

Follow our full coverage of the coronavirus pandemic here.
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