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Thu, 20 Dec 2018 11:32 - Updated Thu, 20 Dec 2018 11:32

IMF director-general to arrive Thursday in Angola

Luanda - The director-general of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, is due to arrive this Thursday in Luanda for a two-day working visit.

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Angolan Finance Ministry's headquarters (Luanda)

Photo: Clemente Santos

The official’s agenda includes meetings with Angolan President, João Lourenço, and government’s economic team.

The visit of the IMF official takes place two weeks after the institution’s Executive Council had approved a USD 3.7billion Extended Fund Facility (EFF) to aid Angola’s ongoing economic reforms.

The EFF aims at helping the country’s Macroeconomic Stabilization Programme and 2018-2022 National Development Plan.

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