Apr 20, 2020 07:15 PM IST
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.
- Apr 16, 2020 08:27 PM IST
The move was first floated by IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva last month and is supported by many finance ministers, prominent economists and non-profit groups.
- Apr 14, 2020 06:30 PM IST
Under the Fund's best-case scenario, the world is likely to lose a cumulative $9 trillion in output over two years - greater than the combined GDP of Germany and Japan, Gopinath added.
- Apr 13, 2020 06:05 PM IST
The impact of the coronavirus is magnified in emerging markets by crowded conditions, plummeting commodity prices and massive capital flight.
- Apr 10, 2020 10:00 PM IST
Georgieva said that even before the spread of COVID-19 and the dramatic health, economic and financial disruptions it has brought, International Monetary Fund (IMF) members confronted a rapidly evolving world and complex policy issues.
- Apr 10, 2020 07:32 AM IST
The warnings about the damage inflicted by the virus already were stark, but Georgieva said the world should brace for "the worst economic fallout since the Great Depression."
- Mar 17, 2020 07:44 AM IST
In a blog post on the International Monetary Fund's website, Georgieva said the IMF was ready to mobilize its full $1 trillion lending capacity to help member countries deal with the crisis.
- Mar 16, 2020 06:02 PM IST
Beyond individual country actions so far, she said, "as the virus spreads, the case for a coordinated and synchronized global fiscal stimulus is becoming stronger by the hour."
- Feb 01, 2020 11:08 AM IST
"We are in a better place in comparison to October, but the growth remains sluggish and we see risks still tilted to the downside. Why we believe we are in a better place? We saw reduction of trade tensions prior to Davos and in Davos and trade tensions were weighting quite severely on growth prospects," Georgieva told a group of reporters here on Friday.
- Nov 07, 2019 09:48 PM IST
While private sector borrowing accounts for the vast majority of the total, the rise puts governments and individuals at risk if the economy slows, she said.
- Oct 17, 2019 09:25 PM IST
'It's really good news that the US and China are talking to each other,' she told reporters at the start of the International Monetary Fund annual meeting.
- Oct 09, 2019 10:45 AM IST
The global economy is in the midst of a “synchronised slowdown”, effects of which have particularly been felt in countries such as India, Kristalina Georgieva, the recently appointed chief of the International Monetary Fund said.
- Nov 06, 2017 03:30 PM IST
Last week, India moved for the first time into the top 100 of World Bank's Ease of Doing Business Global Rankings due to sustained business reforms over the past several years. CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan Caught up with the World Bank CEO, Kristalina Georgieva on what more can be done for an even higher ranking.
- Mar 02, 2017 01:34 PM IST
During his meeting with World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva, Jaitley also emphasised on the need for developing countries like India to have more voting right at the multilateral lender.
- Mar 01, 2017 08:40 AM IST
"She visited our office in Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation (MRVC) and interacted with senior officials about the various World Bank-funded projects in the city," said an official from the MRVC.
- Mar 01, 2017 07:48 AM IST
The announcement was made by World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva after concluding her day-long visit to the megapolis.
- Feb 27, 2017 04:04 PM IST
During her first official visit to the country, Georgieva will meet with senior leaders at a time when India's economic growth is "one of the bright spots" in the global economy, the World Bank said in a statement.