Finance ministers discuss deeper regional integration to stimulate growth and development in LAC

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 03:00
Latin America and the Caribbean is urged to implement a bold integration agenda Finance ministers of the Americas and the Caribbean, and the heads of the Inter-American Development Bank, International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the U.S. Department of Treasury met today at the IDB to discuss policy options for relaunching regional integration to stimulate growth and contribute to long-term development in the region.

Inter-American Development Bank / World Bank / Caribbean Development Bank joint press release on International Monetary Fund staff-level agreement with Suriname

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 20:06
The Government of Suriname and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have agreed on the key elements of an economic program that would be supported by a Stand-By Arrangement (SBA). A reform agenda was put forward by the Surinamese authorities to stabilize Suriname’s economy and to set the stage for its recovery.

Suriname to modernize tax administration with a US$20 million IDB loan

Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 03:00
Suriname will modernize its revenue management and improve tax collection in the medium and long-term with a US$20 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). This is the first of three programmatic policy-based loans supporting the country’s reform agenda for the fiscal sector. This loan will complement the Bank supported public expenditure reforms currently underway. 

IDB Vice President Roberto Vellutini Speaks at the 2013 Caribbean Forum on Sustainable Growth

Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 12:42
Discusses link between regions and fiscal challenges and its energy matrix

IDB finances the strengthening of Suriname’s financial sector

Monday, June 24, 2013 - 03:00
US$100 million loan to improve the effectiveness of financial institutions and markets and provide greater access to credit and financial services to firms and individuals Suriname is improving its financial sector by strengthening the effectiveness of financial institutions and markets efficiency, with a US$50 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and US$50 million from the China Co-financing Fund for LAC (CHC).

Report: remittances to Latin America and the Caribbean rose to $61 billion in 2011

Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 15:18
MIF’s annual analysis of migrants’ money transfers shows year-on-year growth of 6% Latin American and Caribbean migrants sent $61 billion in remittances to their home countries last year, up 6 percent from $57.6 billion in 2010, according to a report released today by the Multilateral Investment Fund (MIF), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank group.

IDB approves loan for public capital expenditure management for Suriname

Friday, December 9, 2011 - 03:00
US$20 million to improve public investment, procurement, financial management, and audit Suriname will strengthen its public capital expenditure management with a US$20 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Suriname will receive a US$40 million loan to strengthen its financial sector

Friday, December 9, 2011 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a US$40 million loan that supports the Government of Suriname’s comprehensive and fundamental financial sector reform program designed to strengthen financial institutions and financial markets and increase their effectiveness.

IDB approves loan to strengthen financial sector in Trinidad & Tobago

Monday, December 5, 2011 - 03:00
US$50 million to improve regulatory framework and supervision Trinidad and Tobago will strengthen its financial sector supervisory and regulatory framework with a US$50 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

New IDB loans for Trinidad & Tobago total US$130 million for climate change and financial sector strengthening

Monday, December 5, 2011 - 03:00
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a total of US$130 million for Trinidad and Tobago, including US$80 million for climate change measures and US$50 million to strengthen the financial sector.