Guinea : first review under the three-year arrangement under the Extended Credit Facility, financing assurances review, request for a waiver of nonobservance of a performance criterion and request for modification of performance criteria -- staff report ; informational annex ; press release on the Executive Board discussion ; and statement by the Executive Director for Guinea.

Guinea is making good progress in recovering from a long period of social unrest and military rule. Macroeconomic imbalances have been reduced, major structural reforms are under way, and long-neglected infrastructure is being rebuilt. However, the political transition process is still incomplete, w...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
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Published:Washington, D.C. : International Monetary Fund, Ã2012.
Series:IMF country report ; no. 12/301.
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; Abbreviations and Acronyms; Executive Summary; I. Introduction; II. Recent Economic Developments and Program Performance; Boxes; 1. Main Factors Affecting Budget Execution in the First Half of 2012; Figures; 1. Recent Economic Developments, 2009-12; 2. Fiscal Developments and Projections, 2012-13; III. Discussions on the Program for the Remainder of 2012 and 2013; A. Fiscal Policy; B. Monetary and Exchange Rate Policy; C. Structural Reforms; 2. An Evolving Governance Structure for the Mining Sector; IV. Program Monitoring, Financing, and Risks.
  • V. Medium-Term Plans, the PRSP, and the HIPC Completion PointVI. Staff Appraisal; Tables; 1. Selected Economic and Financial Indicators, 2008-16; 2a. Fiscal Operations of the Central Government, 2010-16 (Billions of Guinean Franc); 2b. Fiscal Operations of the Central Government, 2008-16 (Percent of GDP); 3a. Central Bank and Deposit Money Banks Accounts, 2008-13; 3b. Monetary Survey, 2008-13; 4. Balance of Payments, 2008-16; 5. Indicative Targets Under SMP 2011 and Performance Criteria Under ECF 2012; 6. Performance Criteria (PC) and Indicative Targets, ECF 2012-13.
  • 7. External Financing Requirements and Sources, 2011-158. Indicators of Capacity to Repay the Fund, 2012-25; 9. Proposed Schedule of Disbursements and Timing of Reviews Under ECF Arrangement, 2012-15; Appendices; I. Letter of Intent; Attachment I. Supplement to the Memorandum of Economic and Financial Policies; Attachment II. Technical Memorandum of Understanding; Contents; I. Relations with the Fund; II. Joint World Bank-IMF Work Program; III. Relations with the African Development Bank, 2011-13; IV. Millennium Development Goals; V. Statistical Issues.