Inflation concerns and continuing supply chain issues have prompted analysts to push their predictions downwards for the region in the year ahead
China has the ability to address the Evergrande crisis, although there is a risk of the developer's pain escalating to cause broader financial stress, the Fund says
Bulgarian economist keeps her job as head of the International Monetary Fund, after the lender's board reaffirmed its confidence in her, despite data-rigging allegation.
Regardless of who was to blame for changes to World Bank data in 2017 that benefited China, the scandal has hurt the reputation of both institutions, former staff, officials and experts say
The IMF probe could prove pivotal in either building or eroding shareholder support for Manging Director Kristalina Georgieva.
The IMF says the market value of crypto assets surged 10-fold since early 2020 to surpass $2 trillion and warns that increased trading of the assets risks triggering destabilizing capital flows.
Evergrande's main operating unit said it will make a $36m payment on Thursday on schedule and China's central bank pumped funds into the banking system.
World Bank-commissioned report found that Georgieva and other senior World Bank officials applied "undue pressure" on staff to boost China's ranking in its 'Doing Business' series.
Former World Bank leader Kristalina Georgieva applied "undue pressure" on staff to boost China's ranking in the bank's 'Doing Business 2018' report, an investigation found. She disputes the findings.