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Montevideo, May 22nd 2022 - 23:50 UTC

Tag: trade conflict

  • Wednesday, October 9th 2019 - 09:55 UTC

    New IMF chief claims the world economy is in a “synchronized slowdown”

    Ms Georgieva in her first speech as head of IMF said slower growth is expected in nearly 90% of the world. The global economy is now in a synchronized slowdown,”

    Grinding trade disputes are undermining the global economy, which is set to see its slowest growth in nearly a decade, the new IMF chief said on Tuesday. Research shows the impact of the trade conflict is widespread and countries must be ready to respond in unison with cash infusions, Kristalina Georgieva said in her first speech as managing director of the International Monetary Fund.

  • Saturday, May 14th 2011 - 04:50 UTC

    Argentina/Brazil agree on a ‘constructive dialogue’ to overcome trade disputes

    Fenando Pimentel and Debora Giorgi could be meeting in Foz de Iguazú

    Following a long day of open letters and press exchanges Argentina and Brazil finally agreed on the ground rules for the initiation of a ‘constructive dialogue’ to soften the trade dispute which erupted when Brazil imposed non automatic licences on imported cars, including from Mercosur’ main partner Argentina.