Articles, news and videos about IMF. IMF News The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an international organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. Its primary purpose is to ensure the stability of the international monetary system and to provide temporary financial assistance to countries in need. The IMF was created in 1945 and has since become one of the most influential international organizations in the world. It works to promote global economic growth, reduce poverty, and promote financial stability by providing loans and advice to its member countries.
Sri Lanka's bankrupt economy has shown "tentative signs of improvement," a top IMF official has said, underlining that this reform momentum must continue under strong ownership by both the authorities and the Sri Lankan people.