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Fresh FAO report & many problems. Ethiopia is faced with Fallarmy infestation: 968 ha of corn ravaged, as TPLF claims all is well!

10 Apr

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin, The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
 
After two days of meeting of the Executive Committee of the EPRDRF, they announced on the media they are winning, they are on top of everything, including the political crisis, the nation’s economic performance and overall growth and development, embarrassingly according to ENA’s news report.
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IMF threatens Argentina with sanctions for falsifying growth & inflation data

19 Dec

Ed Butler, The Guardian

President, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. (Courtesy: Enrique Marcarian/Reuters)

President, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. (Courtesy: Enrique Marcarian/Reuters)

Argentina faces the prospect of eviction from the world economic community after its apparent failure to respond to a three-month deadline set by the International Monetary Fund to produce accurate inflation and growth statistics.

Ejection from the IMF could lead to a variety of economic and political penalties, including exclusion from the G20 of industrial nations. IMF rules state that member states “must not co-operate with a non-member in practices that would be contrary to … the purposes of the Fund”.
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