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IMF Head in Peru, Meets President Humala

IMF Head in Peru, Meets President Humala

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, was in Lima Monday where she met President Ollanta Humala, on her first stop of a three-country tour in Latin America.  Prior to her meeting with Humala, Lagarde had met with Finance minister Luis Castilla and Central Bank president Julio Velarde. In […]

IMF projects Peru’s GDP to be fastest growing in region

The International Monetary Fund is projecting that Peru’s economy will expand by 7.5 percent this year, making it the fastest growing economy in the Western hemisphere, state news agency Andina reported. Chile’s economy is expected to grow the second fastest at 5.9 percent, followed by Paraguay at 5.6 percent. Uruguay’s […]