Thursday May 24, 2018 17:03

THE INTERN Press Releases

First African Observatory to Tackle the Continents Road Safety Crisis Stcoks—24 May 18

LEIPZIG, May 23, 2018—The World Bank, the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), and the International Transport Forum (ITF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to establish the first regional Road Safety Observatory in

Strong Clinical Research Capacity in At-Risk Countries Key to Global Epidemic Stcoks—23 May 18

GENEVA, May 22, 2018 – Robust clinical research capacity in low- and middle-income countries is key to stemming the spread of epidemics, according to a new report from the International Vaccines Task Force (IVTF). The report, entitled Money and

Albania: IMF Executive Board Concludes First Post-Program Monitoring Stcoks—23 May 18

On May 18, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the First Post-Program Monitoring [1] review for Albania and considered and endorsed the Staff Appraisal on a lapse-of-time basis. [2] Albania's capacity to repay the

China Literature Ushers in a Burgeoning Era of Online Literature Globally as its International General—23 May 18

China Literature's international platform (webnovel.com), the international operation of China's leading online literature platform Qidian.com, celebrated its first anniversary on May 15, 2018. In the past year, Webnovel stepped up its efforts in

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Angola Stcoks—22 May 18

On May 18, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Angola. Lower oil prices since mid-2014 placed the Angolan economy under stress. The authorities initially reacted to the oil

Montenegro: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation Stcoks—22 May 18

On May 18, 2018 the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Montenegro 1 and considered and endorsed the Staff Appraisal on a lapse-of-time basis. [1] Montenegro's economy is growing strongly,

GAC Motor sets up international company, developing overseas business General—21 May 18

GAC Motor, China's fastest-growing automaker, has announced the establishment of GAC Motor International Company (the "International Company") to manage GAC Motor's overseas businesses. It is a critical part of the automaker's global expansion strategy

IMF-SARB High-Level Workshop on the Withdrawal of Correspondent Banking Relationships in Pretoria- Stcoks—18 May 18

On May 10, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) organized, in collaboration with the South African Reserve Bank (SARB), a High-Level Workshop on the Withdrawal of Correspondent Banking Relationships (CBRs) in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA), with a focus on

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with El Stcoks—18 May 18

On May 11, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with El Salvador.[1] Background Real GDP grew above potential, at 2.3 percent in 2017, supported by lower oil prices, continued U.S.

Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on the Korean Governments Decision to Disclose Stcoks—18 May 18

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), made the following statement today: "I welcome the Korean government's decision to publish data on foreign exchange intervention. It delivers a strong message about

Atonomi Launches Identity Registry Network Beta to Enable Secure Interoperability for the Internet IT—18 May 18

Atonomi , the blockchain-based arm of leading IoT security provider CENTRI Technology, has announced the official beta launch of the Atonomi Network. Once fully tested and deployed, the Atonomi Network is intended to be the first blockchain-enabled

Statement by the IMF Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang at the Conclusion of a Visit to Stcoks—16 May 18

Mr. Tao Zhang, Deputy Managing Director for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), visited Tashkent on May 12-14, 2018. During his visit, Mr. Zhang met with the authorities and representatives of the private sector. The discussions focused on the latest

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with The Stcoks—15 May 18

On May 4, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the 2018 Article IV consultation [1] with The Bahamas, on a lapse of time basis. [2] Real GDP is estimated to have expanded by 1.3 percent in 2017. Economic activity

International Monetary Fund Statement on Argentina Stcoks—15 May 18

Gerry Rice, the International Monetary Fund's spokesperson, made the following statement today: "IMF staff are continuing discussions with the Argentine authorities toward a Fund-supported program. Our shared goal is to reach a rapid conclusion of these

IMF Executive Board Approves FY2019FY2021 Medium-Term Budget Stcoks—14 May 18

On April 25, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the IMF's administrative and capital budgets for financial year (FY) 2019, beginning May 1, 2018, and took note of indicative budgets for FY2020–21. The net

IMF Staff Completes Review Mission to Senegal Stcoks—14 May 18

- The authorities indicated their firm commitment to meet the fiscal deficit target increased to 3.5 percent of GDP in 2018. - Senegal continues to manage its debt carefully. A staff team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Mr. Michel

Big Data Help with the Tourism Prosperity of the International Historic and Cultural City, General—11 May 18

On April 26, China Economic Information Service (CEIS) of Xinhua News Agency released the Tourism Development Index of Datong, China in the famous historical and cultural city, Datong. The first city-level ancient city tourism big data index in the

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and Argentinas Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne Meet to Stcoks—11 May 18

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, and Argentina's Treasury Minister Nicolas Dujovne met in Washington today to discuss the Argentine authorities' request for financial support. Ms. Lagarde made the following

ภาพข่าว: การบินไทยเป็นผู้สนับสนุนหลักการประชุม IATA Cabin Operations Safety Conference ไลฟ์สไตล์—10 May 18

นาวาอากาศตรี พงษ์ธร เทพกาญจนา (ที่ 5 จากซ้าย) รองกรรมการผู้อำนวยการใหญ่สายปฏิบัติการ บริษัท การบินไทย จำกัด (มหาชน) ร่วมกับ นายริก ฮังเกอร์ (ที่ 2 จากซ้าย) ผู้อำนวยการความปลอดภัยและปฏิบัติการ สมาคมขนส่งทางอากาศระหว่างประเทศ (The International Air

Statement by the IMFs Managing Director on Argentina Stcoks—09 May 18

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, made following statement in Washington D.C. today: "Argentina is a valued member of the International Monetary Fund. I very much welcome President Macri's statement today and

Child Marriage May Cost Ethiopia Billions of Dollars, Says New World Bank Stcoks—04 May 18

ADDIS ABABA, May 3, 2018 – Ethiopia's economy could potentially lose billions of dollars annually due to child marriage, says a new report by the World Bank and the International Center for Research for Women, which was launched today together with

THAI POWERLIFTING FEDERATION BRINGS THE SPORT OF DRUG-FREE POWERLIFTING TO THAILAND WITH 1st General—03 May 18

Two of the world's leading powerlifting, fitness athletes and social media stars are leading a special showcase demonstrating the international sport of Powerlifting in Bangkok. Layne Norton and Holly Baxter headlined a special program of fitness and

Statement by the IMF Executive Board on Venezuela Stcoks—03 May 18

"On May 2, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) met to consider the issue of Venezuela's provision of core macroeconomic data to the Fund. The Board noted that adequate data provision was an essential first step to

The UN Human Rights Office calls on Thailand to end restrictions on activists raising critical General—02 May 18

The UN Human Rights Office for South-East Asia is concerned by the restrictions imposed on civil society groups on Labor Day in relation the rights freedom of expression and freedom of assembly. "As party to the International Covenant on Civil and

ภาพข่าว: พฤกษา คว้ารางวัลการันตีคุณภาพระดับโลก The International Arch of Europe Convention Award บ้าน/คอนโด—02 May 18

พฤกษาผู้นำอสังหาริมทรัพย์ชั้นนำของไทยได้รับรางวัลการันตีคุณภาพระดับโลก "The International Arch of Europe Convention Award 2018" ต่อเนื่องกันถึง 3 ปีซ้อน ในฐานที่บริษัทฯ มีความโดดเด่นด้านการส่งเสริมวัฒนธรรมองค์กรในการใส่ใจในคุณภาพอย่างต่อเนื่อง

Israel: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation Stcoks—02 May 18

On April 30, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation [1] with Israel, and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting. [2] Israel is enjoying strong economic growth, at

World Bank Group and Credit Suisse Launch Disruptive Technologies for Development Stcoks—02 May 18

LOS ANGELES, May 1, 2018 – The World Bank Group (WBG) today announced the launch of the Disruptive Technologies for Development Fund in partnership with Credit Suisse to harness technologies such as blockchain, 3D printing, and the Internet of

Photo Release: President of the International Olympic Committee visits Centara Grand at General—30 Apr 18

Thomas Bach (left), President of the International Olympic Committee was welcomed by Robert Maurer Loeffler (right),General Manager & Corporate Director of Operations (City Hotels Thailand, Hua Hin) on an occasion of attending SportAccord Convention

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2018 Article IV Consultation with Vanuatu Stcoks—27 Apr 18

On April 6, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Vanuatu,[1] and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting.[2] Vanuatu is poised to fully recover from the

Statement by IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Her Participation in the Paris Conference Stcoks—27 Apr 18

Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), made the following statement today in Paris following her participation in the ministerial conference "No money for terror. Terrorism financing: the other war against