Central Banking

IMF praises Moldova, promises to extend $12m Feb

The International Monetary Fund praised Moldova's government policies on Feb. 2, 2001, and said it would disburse the next $12 million tranche in February 2001, the head of the IMF monitoring mission said. "All objectives of the programme are met," Richard Haas told a news conference. "I will recommend to the IMF board to disburse the next $12 million tranche. It will be disbursed by February 15."

Haas said the government had met all the targets on repaying budget arrears and reducing central