20 May 2019, Monday | 07:58pm


Markets show ‘IMF is wrong’ on growth

SINGAPORE: The International Monetary Fund may be mistaken in cutting its economic forecasts, according to Evercore ISI.

The IMF on Tuesday lowered its global growth outlook to 3.3% for 2019 from a forecast of 3.5% in January.

IMF's Lagarde says nobody wins in a trade war

PARIS (March 7): No one emerges victorious from a trade war, International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde said on Wednesday, warning that the economic impact of US import tariffs would be serious if other countries respond with their own barriers.