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Global worries kept Fed from hiking rates in September

...developments have sent the dollar up in value, which could hurt U.S. exports and push oil prices lower.The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday predicted that China's slowdown and tumbling commodity prices will push global economic growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-08/global-worries-kept-fed-hi
Federal Reserve leaves key interest rate unchanged

...economy has slowed for four straight years ? from 10.6 percent in 2010 to 7.4 percent last year. The International Monetary Fund expects the Chinese economy to grow just 6.8 percent this year, slowest since 1990.The Fed has kept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-17/federal-reserve-leaves-key
China needs 6.5 percent economic growth to prosper

...allowed.The party said it also would promote the yuan's addition to the basket of currencies used by the International Monetary Fund to determine the value of its in-house currency, known as Special Drawing Rights. Gaining a place alongside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-04/china-needs-65-percent-eco
Is now time for a Fed rate hike? Here are 2 clashing views

...further support borrowing, spending and growth.That's why Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, has implored the Fed to wait."The economy would be better off with a rate hike in early 2016," Lagarde...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-16/now-time-fed-rate-hike-her
US trade deficit drops to $41.9 billion in July, smallest in 5 months

...that weakness in the world's second largest economy could have a more adverse impact on global growth.The International Monetary Fund said Wednesday that China's slowdown, volatile financial markets and falling raw materials prices could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-03/us-trade-deficit-drops-419
German lawmakers back Greek bailout talks

...The funds, which will come from a long-dormant EU program, will also help Greece clear arrears with the International Monetary Fund and the Bank of Greece.The loan will be for three months and disbursed over two installments.Germany is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-17/german-lawmakers-back-gree
Revolt building in Greece's cabinet over austerity deal

...the euro after defaulting on its debts to the International Monetary Fund and closing banks.It faces a deadline next...is also in arrears on 2 billion euros to the International Monetary Fund.It will take an estimated four weeks for Greece...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-14/revolt-building-greeces-ca
No deal on Greek proposal as its bailout is about to expire; country set to default on IMF loans

...has relied on for five years expired at midnight Tuesday and the country failed to repay a loan due to the International Monetary Fund, deepening fears over whether it will remain in the eurozone.With its failure to repay the roughly $1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/no-deal-greek-proposal-its
After big slide in Athens stock market, Greece prepares to present creditors fresh proposals

...it out of the euro.The most dramatic sign of an impasse in the discussions had come on Thursday when the International Monetary Fund sent its negotiators home from bailout talks with Greek officials in Brussels, citing a lack of progress.The weekend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-12/after-big-slide-athens-sto
Greek president meets with European creditors for national bailout deal

...expires at the end of the month when it will have to repay about 1.6 billion euros ($1.8 billion) to the International Monetary Fund.Athens is at odds with its creditors over what reforms Greece must make for the bailout loans. Each side has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-10/greece-meets-creditors-bai