IMF Update: Ja Gets More IMF Money – Passes Third IMF Test

Photo Courtesy: Investopedia
Photo Courtesy: Investopedia


The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on March 19 completed the third review of Jamaica’s economic performance under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) arrangement. The completion of this review enabled the disbursement of approximately US$71.4 million or  SDR 45.9 million, which would bring total disbursements under the arrangement to US$345.8 million or the equivalent of SDR 222.6 million.

Read The Official IMF Press Release: IMF Completes Third Review and Approves US$71.4 Million

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