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Business - Economy
7/26/2022 3:17:31 PM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) downgraded global real GDP growth for the second time since the outbreak of the Russian-Ukrainian War to 3.2 percent, down from the 3.6 percent it projected in April and 6.1 percent it expected in 2021.

Business - Energy
7/19/2022 6:46:02 PM
President Muhammadu Buhari said on Tuesday Nigeria's state-run oil firm would now operate as a fully commercial business without government intervention or funding.

Arts & Culture - Music
7/19/2022 3:37:10 PM
Egyptian musicians joined a rich line-up of the musicians from North Africa, Middle East and Gulf for a concert to celebrate 15 years of the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture's (AFAC) anniversary event.

World - Africa
7/19/2022 3:01:32 PM
Officials are meeting in Kigali in Rwanda this week as part of the continent's first-ever Africa Protected Areas Congress in a bid to expand the preservation of land and marine wildlife, despite little funding and the low quality of many existing conservation areas in the region.

World - International
7/10/2022 3:42:41 PM
Sri Lanka's prime minister said late last month that the island nation's debt-laden economy had ``collapsed'' as it runs out of money to pay for food and fuel. Short of cash to pay for imports of such necessities and already defaulting on its debt, it is seeking help from neighboring India and China and from the International Monetary Fund.

Business - Economy
7/8/2022 10:08:00 PM
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded on Thursday a staff-level mission to Egypt – through a team led by IMF mission chief for Egypt Celine Allard – to discuss a new loan programme with Egypt, the Fund announced on Friday.

Sports - World
7/8/2022 2:33:26 PM
Tottenham sold Netherlands winger Steven Bergwijn to Ajax for a fee of 31.25 million euros ($32 million) on Friday as the London club funds its offseason makeover under manager Antonio Conte.

Business - Economy
7/7/2022 4:45:02 PM
Tax revenue as a share of GDP in the Middle East region remains relatively low despite progress broadening tax bases in many of its countries, according to a report the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released on Thursday.

World - International
7/5/2022 10:46:01 AM
Sri Lanka's negotiations with the International Monetary Fund are more complex and difficult than in the past because it is a bankrupt nation, the country's prime minister said Tuesday.

Egypt - Politics
7/4/2022 9:46:05 PM
The House of Representatives — the lower house of Egypt’s bicameral Parliament — approved on Sunday a number of legislative amendments to the law regulating the fund supporting disabled citizens (Law 200/2020) that was drafted and submitted by the Mostaqbal Watan Party, which holds a majority in the House.

Life & Style - Health
7/3/2022 11:15:24 AM
The World Bank's board approved creation of a fund meant to finance investments in strengthening the fight against pandemics.

World - International
6/28/2022 9:00:18 PM
Russia's invasion of Ukraine has sparked a ``fundamental shift'' in NATO's approach to defense, and member states will have to boost their military spending in an increasingly unstable world, the leader of the alliance said Tuesday.

World - International
6/25/2022 12:24:00 PM
The Supreme Court on Friday stripped away women’s constitutional protections for abortion, a fundamental and deeply personal change for Americans’ lives after nearly a half-century under Roe v. Wade. The court’s overturning of the landmark court ruling is likely to lead to abortion bans in roughly half the states.

World - International
6/24/2022 7:07:34 PM
Cash-strapped Sri Lanka's president Friday appointed the island's biggest casino operator Dhammika Perera as Investment minister with responsibility for a Chinese-funded tax-free enclave in the impoverished South Asian nation.

Business - Economy
6/23/2022 5:16:50 PM
A new Egypt deal with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) could be under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) for four years, but a programme under the Stand-by Arrangement (SBA) and the Financial Programming and Policies are also on the table, Egypt’s Minister of Finance Mohamed Maait told Bloomberg TV.

World - Africa
6/23/2022 2:57:54 PM
The International Monetary Fund's board said Wednesday it has released nearly $216 million for Senegal after a review of its aid programs for the West African country.

World - Region
6/23/2022 1:54:37 PM
The head of Tunisia's powerful UGTT trade union confederation on Thursday rejected conditions set by the International Monetary Fund for a new loan to bail out the country's struggling economy.

World - Region
6/21/2022 9:52:44 PM
Tunisian President Kais Saied on Tuesday urged the International Monetary Fund to take into account the social impact of any economic reforms it may demand as part of a bailout package.

World - International
6/20/2022 11:32:19 AM
Sri Lanka closed schools and halted all non-essential government services on Monday, beginning a two-week shutdown to conserve fast-depleting fuel reserves as the International Monetary Fund opened talks with Colombo on a possible bailout.

World - Africa
6/19/2022 2:43:19 PM
The UN's World Food Programme warned on Sunday that refugees in East and West Africa faced smaller food rations due to a surge in demand and insufficient funding.

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