IRAN

 

IMF Visits Tehran

 

Iran’s economy has weakened as a result of “large shocks and weak macroeconomic management over the past several years.” These have had a significant impact on macroeconomic stability and growth, according to a statement by an IMF mission, which visited Tehran between 25 January and 8 February to conduct Article IV consultations. The IMF’s appraisal of the economy by a mission in Tehran is the first in nearly three years.

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