AFSA becomes a signatory of IOSCO Enhanced Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding concerning cross-border enforcement cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA) has become a signatory to the IOSCO Enhanced Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Consultation and Cooperation and the Exchange of Information (EMMoU), Kazinform reports.
Total state debt of Eurozone to be above 100% of GDP in 2020 BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM The total state debt of nineteen Eurozone countries will be above 100% of their total GDP in 2020 for the first time in history due to the coronavirus pandemic and will amount to 101.7% of GDP, the European Commission says in its economic outlook released on Thursday.
Kazakhstan’s National Bank expects country’s exports and imports to drop in 2020 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s exports and imports are expected to drop by 21.7% and 15.5%, respectively in 2020, Akylzhan Baimagambetov, Deputy Chairman of the National Bank of Kazakhstan, said during the Senate session on revisions to the 2020-22 national budget, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh President announces date of 1st sitting of the Reforms Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev debated with External Adviser Suma Chakrabarti the agenda of the first meeting of the Supreme Council for Reforms scheduled on October 21, the President’s Twitter post reads.
Debt of poorest countries climbs to record 744 bln USD before pandemic: World Bank WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM The total external debt of the world's poorest countries climbed 9.5 percent to a record 744 billion U.S. dollars in 2019, according to the World Bank Group's latest International Debt Statistics (IDS) report released Monday.