February 22, 2013
IMF’s Russia representative praised the government's efforts to keep the economy on a stable path, like tying federal spending to the price of oil
October 15, 2012
Each week, Voice of Russia hosts Red Line, a discussion about global events as seen from Moscow.
May 2, 2012
The IMF has received commitments for financing from the BRICS who hope to get a greater say in return. But analysts say the chances if that happening isn’t clear, or even if the BRICS are ready for change
April 23, 2012
Finance Minister Anton Siluanov has told the press that Russia and several other countries have not defined the size of their involvement in replenishing the resources of the fund.
April 20, 2012
Russia will contribute about $10 billion in additional funding for the International Monetary Fund, Russia's Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak said on Friday following a BRICS nations finance ministers' meeting in Washington.
April 19, 2012
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday said that Russia's 2012 GDP growth could reach 4%, up from its January prediction of 3.3%.
April 13, 2012
The BRICS summit in New Delhi saw the five emerging countries evolving into an influential politico-economic grouping
April 2, 2012
Has the New Delhi BRICS summit signaled a new wave of power politics in a multipolar world order?
March 29, 2012
An important achievement of the BRICS summit in New Delhi is the agreement among the members to foster trade in local currencies. But to play a sustained and significant role, the members must coordinate their policies and rise above bilateral differ
September 12, 2011
BRICS countries are going to look at cooperation in pharmaceuticals sector.
July 4, 2011
July is a quiet time in international politics, which gives us a chance to tally the results of the most recent season in Russian foreign policy. Here’s Fyodor Lukyanov's take on the events that have had the greatest influence on Russian policy.
June 13, 2011
Grigori Marchenko is unlikely to be the next head of the IMF, but he remains someone to watch.
June 1, 2011
Each week, Voice of Russia hosts Red Line, a discussion about the events of the week, as seen from Moscow. This week, U.S. policy in the Middle East, remembering Andrei Sakharov, and the race for IMF managing director.
May 26, 2011
The Europeans hope to secure their lock, yet again, on the IMF leadership at the Deauville summit. Will Russia play along or try to champion a viable alternative as it bravely tried to do in 2007?
May 25, 2011
Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa have criticized the EU officials in a joint statement on May 24 for suggesting the next IMF head should automatically be a European.
May 24, 2011
A fight could break out between developed and developing countries over Strauss-Kahn’s newly vacant position.