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Mr. Jihad Azour's Visit to the CEF

January 9th, 2024


IMF's Middle East and Central Asia (MCD) Director Jihad Azour visited the IMF-Middle East Center for Economics and Finance (CEF) in Kuwait (Jan 9, 2024). He commended the CEF for its contribution to regional capacity development in the region. He was the keynote speaker at the joint CEF-AFESD event on ‘Navigating Economic Challenges in the MENA Region”, and he held a session with local and regional journalists on the impact of recent global and regional developments on the economies of countries in the Middle East and North Africa.