Tagged: International Monetary Fund

Decrease in gross external debt

Norway’s gross external debt amounted to NOK 3 338 billion at the end of the third quarter 2009. This is NOK 193 billion lower than at the end of the second quarter 2009. The...

IMF chief visits Oslo

In prepared remarks for a speech in Oslo, IMF Managing Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn said that while the world economy seems “to have turned the corner,” the crisis hasn’t ended. Strauss-Kahn said the Group of 20...

IMF to draw on loan agreement with Norway central bank

OSLO, July 29 (Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund will begin drawing on bilateral loan agreements with Norway, Japan and Canada, Norges Bank said in a statement on Wednesday. The announcement came in the wake...

Norway offers to boost IMF with up to $4.6 billion

OSLO (AP) — Norway on Saturday said it has offered to boost the International Monetary Fund with up to 30 billion Norwegian kroner ($4.6 billion) in a move to help struggling countries, such as...