IMF Press Release

PRESS RELEASE - IMF Managing Director Issues Statement on Transitional Credit Support for Argentina, 17 January.

Mr. Horst Kohler, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), confirmed today he is recommending to the IMF's 24-member Executive Board approval of transitional financial support for Argentina.

In transmitting to the Executive Board the Argentine authorities' letter of intent and memorandum of economic policies, which is included in the IMF staff report for the trans