IMF managing director Christine Lagarde

IMF sets timeline for Chinese yuan as a world reserve currency

Thu 20 Aug 8

The five-year review of global currency basket has been extended for a year.

International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde

Editor's Insight: Five questions remain after Chinese devaluation

Mon 17 Aug

The yuan's future value will be dictated by its entry into the IMF's world currency basket.


Nevil Gibson discusses his latest Editor's Insight on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

Greece’s finance minister Yanis Varoufakis (TV3)

Greece’s finance minister resigns

Tue 7 Jul

The outspoken finance minister says he feels his departure would be helpful to finding a solution to the country's debt woes.

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras (TV3)

Greek negotiations on hold until after referendum

Thu 2 Jul

"There will be no talks in the coming days, either at eurogroup level or between the Greek authorities and the institutions on proposals or financial arrangements." - Jeroen Dijsselbloem.

Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras (TV3)

Greece defaults on IMF loan

Wed 1 Jul 2

Greece has become the first developed country in history to default on an IMF loan.


Jason Walls talks about Greece on NBR Radio, and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

Greece Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras

Greece refuses to pay debt, sends world markets down

Tue 30 Jun 10

Uncertainty over referendum outcome rattles investors but no signs of panic.


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