Franklin

Republic of Palau [electronic resource] : 2008 Article IV Consultation: Staff Report; and Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion for Republic of Palau.

Author/Creator:
International Monetary Fund
Publication:
Washington, D.C. : International Monetary Fund, 2008.
Series:
IMF eLibrary
IMF Staff Country Reports; Country Report No. 08/161.
IMF Staff Country Reports; Country Report No. 08/161
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (41 p.)
Local subjects:
Article IV consultation reports.
Budget balances.
Budget deficit.
Budget deficits.
Business licenses.
Capital expenditure.
Contract enforcement.
Debt service.
Direct investment.
Economic conditions.
Economic growth.
Economic indicators.
Economic reforms.
Expenditure cuts.
Expenditure restraint.
Financial sector.
Fiscal adjustment.
Fiscal consolidation.
Fiscal developments.
Fiscal operations.
Fiscal performance.
Fiscal policy.
Fiscal scenarios.
Fiscal sustainability.
Fiscal years.
Foreign direct investment.
Foreign investment.
Foreign investors.
Government revenue.
Import duty exemptions.
Interest income.
Investment climate.
Investment income.
Investment projects.
Investors.
Private investment.
Protecting investors.
Public debt.
Public finance.
Public finances.
Rate of return.
Real rate of return.
Recapitalization.
Spending cuts.
Staff Reports.
Sustainable fiscal policy.
Tax administration.
Tax base.
Tax policy.
Tax reform.
Tax revenue.
Tax system.
Taxation.
Trade policy.
Palau.
Summary:
Over the past two years, economic activity in Palau has been slowed. Executive Directors welcomed the authorities’ disciplined policies, strong financial sector legislation, and prudent management of foreign grants. They encouraged the authorities to build a strong fiscal consolidation and improve the business environment. Directors applauded the authorities’ strong efforts to reduce expenditure. They stressed the need for strengthening tax administration and commended the well regulated financial sector, and encouraged the authorities to improve the coverage, reliability, and timeliness of key economic statistics.
Notes:
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
International Monetary Fund
Other format:
Print Version:
ISBN:
1451831552:
9781451831559
ISSN:
1934-7685
Publisher Number:
10.5089/9781451831559.002
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy