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World 27 Jun 2006 | 12:00 AM

IMF approves $119 million loan for Afghanistan

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund on Monday approved a loan arrangement of about $119 million for Afghanistan to help fight poverty.

AseanPlus News 24 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Police wants to keep high level of security at financial meetings

POLICE are standing by their decision not to allow outdoor demonstrations at next month's World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF) meetings.

AseanPlus News 24 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Opposition to hold rally during IMF meet

An opposition party plans to hold daily rallies during next month's IMF and World Bank meetings despite Singapore's ban on demonstrations, the party chief said yesterday.

World 30 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Tight security for Singapore IMF-World Bank meeting

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - When the annual International Monetary Fund-World Bank conference starts next month in Singapore, the city-state will look like it's preparing for a siege.

AseanPlus News 31 Aug 2006 | 12:00 AM

Cops to conduct random searches, ban rallies during IMF gathering

SINGAPORE police said yesterday that a huge police presence would bar any outdoor rallies, restrict traffic and conduct random searches of people and vehicles at next month's IMF-World Bank meetings.

AseanPlus News 04 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Prospect of political pressure boosts yuan ahead of G7

The yuan posted record gains last week on speculation the Chinese currency will be given freer rein ahead of a key economic meet of the globe's top industrial powers.

AseanPlus News 06 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Goh: Asia must push for bigger voice in IMF

SINGAPORE and other Asian countries should push for a bigger voice in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as the region gains importance within the global economy, Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said.

World 08 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Naked Truth - Protesters say S'pore will deport them

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Authorities detained two animal rights activists who were planning a naked demonstration outside a Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) outlet in downtown Singapore and will deport them on Friday, one of the pair told Reuters.

World 08 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Naked Truth - Protesters say S'pore will deport them

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore detained two animal rights activists who were planning a naked demonstration outside a fast-food restaurant and will deport them on Friday, one of the pair told Reuters.

World 09 Sep 2006 | 12:00 AM

Wolfowitz, NGOs knock S'pore for IMF activist ban

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Singapore has drawn sharp criticism from the World Bank chief and non-governmental groups after it banned about 20 activists from entering the country for next week's IMF-World Bank meetings.