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Rwanda, 2010 article IV consultation and first review under the policy support instrument : staff report, public information notice and press release on the executive board discussion, and statement by the executive director for Rwanda, International Monetary Fund

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Rwanda, 2010 article IV consultation and first review under the policy support instrument : staff report, public information notice and press release on the executive board discussion, and statement by the executive director for Rwanda, International Monetary Fund
Language
eng
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Index
no index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Rwanda
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Responsibility statement
International Monetary Fund
Series statement
IMF Country Report, Number 11/19
Sub title
2010 article IV consultation and first review under the policy support instrument : staff report, public information notice and press release on the executive board discussion, and statement by the executive director for Rwanda
Summary
Satisfactory implementation of the economic program supported by the Policy Support Instrument has helped Rwanda during the global economic downturn. The program focuses on maintaining a sustainable fiscal position; strengthening monetary and exchange rate policies; and supporting growth with structural reforms to diversify the export base and improve the business environment. The authorities are committed to assess the inflation to safeguard the gains made in macroeconomic stability that currently underpin the economic recovery. Executive Directors emphasized the need to maintain macroeconomi
Table Of Contents
Cover; Contents; I. Introduction; Boxes; 1. Rwanda's Progress in MDG Goals; II. Recent Developments; 2. Key Objectives of the PSI; Figures; 1. Recent Performances, Achievements, and Challenges; 2. Selected high Frequency Indicators of Economic Activity, Jan 2006-Sep 2010; 3. External Developments, 2005-10; 4. Fiscal Developments, 2005-10; 5. Monetary and Financial Developments, 2004-10; 6. Developments in the Financial Sector, 2003-September 2010; III. Program Performance; IV. Policy Discussions: Maintaining Macroeconomic Stability while Boosting Growth and CompetitivenessA. Outlook and Risks7. Medium-Term Outlook, 2008-15; 3. Sources of Rwanda's Economic Growth; B. Unwinding Fiscal Stimulus Gradually; C. Mapping an Effective Monetary and Exchange Rate Policy; 4. Monetary Transmission Mechanism in Rwanda; D. Strengthening Financial Stability While Deepening Financial Markets; E. Boosting Competiveness and Growth; 5. Exchange Rate Assessment and External Competitiveness; 8. Exchange Rate Assessment; 9. Indicators of Competitiveness; V. Statistical Issues; VI. Program Issues; VII. Staff Appraisal; Tables; 1. Millenium Development Goals2. Selected Economic and Financial Indicators, 2006-153. Balance of Payments, 2007-15; 4. Operations of the Central Government, Fiscal Year Basis, 2006/7-14/15; 5. Monetary Survey, 2006-13; 6. Financial Soundness Indicators for Banking Sector, 2006-2010; Appendices; I. Letter of Intent; Attachment I. Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies; Table 1. Quantitative Assessment Criteria and Indicative Targets for 2010-11; Table 2. Structural Benchmarks for 2010-11; Attachment II. Technical Memorandum of Understanding; Table 1. Summary of Reporting RequirementsII. Sources of Growth Using a Growth Accounting FrameworkContents; I. Relations with the Fund; II. Joint Bank-Fund Work Program; III. Statistical Issues