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Bank supervisors are responding to a fast-moving and extraordinary situation brought on by the spread of #COVID19 . What are the top 7 things they can do to help banking systems weather the crisis? #coronavirus 

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Our team is working around the clock to respond to the global economic challenges posed by #COVID19 . We are #inthistogether  and supporting our member countries is our most important job.

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Here are the top 7 things bank supervisors can do to help banking systems weather the #COVID19  crisis? #coronavirus 

Join us to the virtual discussion on Crisis Upon Crisis: The Geopolitical & Economic Implications of the Pandemic with Jihad Azour #COVID19 

Global policymakers must enact "wartime" measures for households, businesses and the financial sector to fight the #coronavirus  pandemic, say IMF economists in #IMFBlog  #COVID19 

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If policies ensure that workers do not lose their jobs, renters and homeowners are not evicted, companies avoid bankruptcy, and business and trade networks are preserved, the recovery will occur sooner and more smoothly. #COVID19  #IMFBlog 

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In this crisis, greater intervention by the public sector is justified by the emergency for as long as exceptional circumstances persist, but must be provided in a transparent manner and with clear sunset clauses. #IMFBlog  #COVID19 

Economic policy during this crisis has three objectives: Guarantee the functioning of essential sectors; Provide enough resources for people hit by the crisis; Prevent excessive economic disruption. Read how in this #IMFBlog  #COVID19 

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What economic measures have been taken by countries to address the #COVID19  crisis? Visit our COVID19 Policy Tracker to see the list for 193 countries.

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IMF and World Bank consider #Somalia  eligible for debt relief on initial assessment. This is an important milestone toward writing-off most of Somalia’s $5.3 billion debt.

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We would like to hear from you. ⬇ How do you think you will be paying for lunch in 5 years? #IMFmeetings  #DigitalPayments 

The IMF and @WorldBank  call on all official bilateral creditors to suspend debt payments from the world’s poorest countries (IDA) that request forbearance. Read our joint statement here: #COVID19  #coronavirus 

@KGeorgievaEU : It is now clear that we have entered a recession. We project a rebound in 2021, but only if we contain the virus and prevent liquidity problems from becoming a solvency issue. #COVID19 

.: It was a pleasure to meet President Hernández today. We discussed ’ econo #Hondurasy , what has been achieved, and the challenges it faces.

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Farewell, Madame@Lagarde . We thank you for your vision and leadership of the IMF over the last 8 years. Together, we have strengthened the IMF’s commitment to serve the 189 member countries—with a brain, a wallet and a heart.

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The IMF Executive Board representing the 189-member countries has selected Kristalina Georgieva as Managing Director for a five-year term starting on October 1, 2019.

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