Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The International Monetary Fund warned policymakers not to get too comfortable even as it raised its global growth forecast amid brightening prospects in the world's biggest economies.The recovery spans roughly 75 percent of world output, according to the IMF.The IMF bumped up its forecast for U.S. growth to 2.2 percent in 2017 and 2.3 percent in 2018 from 2.1 percent for both this year and next in its July estimates.The IMF projects Japan will grow 1.5 percent this year, up 0.2 point from July, before downshifting to 0.7 percent in 2018, which is still 0.1 point higher than anticipated three months ago.The IMF raised its call on growth in China to 6.8 percent this year and 6.5 percent in 2018, up 0.1 point in each year compared with July.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE