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The following articles provide recent monetary-related news.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art on Wednesday said it would stop taking monetary gifts from members of the Sackler family who are connected to the pharmaceutical company that makes OxyContin.
CBC News. Thursday, 16 May 2019 09:11:23 EDT.
Pakistan's currency has hit an all-time record low against the dollar, less than a week after the government reached an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for a $6 billion bailout.
Radio Liberty. Thursday, 16 May 2019 12:14:10 +0000.
Income inequality is now at the same level it was in the Great Depression. One reason is a growing number of monopolies whose existence is enabled by financial engineering and monetary policy. ...
By John Mauldin, Contributor. Forbes. Wednesday, 15 May 2019 08:29:00 -0400.
The International Monetary Fund Tuesday released a long-delayed loan instalment to Sri Lanka, providing financial relief to a government still reeling from the Easter Sunday bombings that claimed 258 lives. ...
Yahoo. Tuesday, 14 May 2019 05:58:18 -0400.
The International Monetary Fund has not yet determined the date of arrival in Ukraine of the next review mission, noting that the visit is to take place in the coming weeks. Read more here. ...
Anastasia Shepeleva. Kyiv Post. Monday, 13 May 2019 10:58:42 +0000.
The International Monetary Fund says it has reached a preliminary agreement with Pakistan for a $6 billion bailout over the next three years to finance sweeping economic reforms
ABC News. Sunday, 12 May 2019 15:37:12 -0400.
With American job gains powering ahead, signs of stabilization in China and subdued inflation keeping the lid on monetary tightening, all the latest signs were pointing to a return of Goldilocks conditions for the global economy.
Newsmax. Friday, 10 May 2019 08:14:55 EDT.
A Muslim-American radio host can recover monetary damages against a neo-Nazi website operator who falsely accused him of terrorism, a federal judge ruled.
Michael Kunzelman. Fox News. Thursday, 02 May 2019 17:16:49 GMT.
Stocks in Asia Pacific were mixed on Thursday, following the U.S. Federal Reserve's overnight monetary policy decision and hints that the central bank is not considering a cut in interest rates at this moment.
CNBC. Wednesday, 01 May 2019 23:42 GMT.
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