The Heat: IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings

The Heat

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As finance leaders meet in Washington, D.C., for the International Monetary Fund-World Bank Spring meetings, we’re taking a closer look at the economic outlook for Pakistan and Egypt. 

Egypt recently reached an agreement with the International Monetary Fund to increase its loan to 8 billion dollars with total financing at 20 billion dollars. In January, Egypt officially joined the BRICS bloc of emerging economies, of which China is a founding member. 

Our guests: 

  • Muhammad Aurangzeb, Pakistan’s Minister of Finance and Revenue.
  • Mohamed Maait, Egyptian Finance Minister.