IMF slashes Mideast growth projections

A reporter takes a photo of International Monetary Fund Chief Economist and Director of the Research Department Gita Gopinath, speaking during a presentation of the IMF World Economic Outlook Update, accompanied by IMF's Deputy Director of Research Department Gian Maria Milesi-Ferretti, left, in Santiago, Chile, Tuesday, July 23, 2019. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on July 24, 2019, on page 5.




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