World Covid-19: IMF, World Bank postpone 2021 Meeting by MCR Correspondent November 6, 2020 written by MCR Correspondent November 6, 2020 60 views The Moroccan government, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund have disclosed plan to postpone plans to hold the World Bank Group-IMF Annual Meetings in Marrakesh. The meeting, which was scheduled to hold in October 2021, has been postponed until 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The annual meetings are usually held for two consecutive years at the World Bank and IMF headquarters in Washington, and then in a member country every third year. The World Bank and IMF held virtual meetings in April and October this year due to the pandemic. No decision has been made yet on whether the spring 2021 meetings will take place in person or online. The meetings usually draw some 10,00 participants, including finance ministers, central bankers, private sector executives, civil society, media and academics. Source: News Agency 2021 MeetingIMFlatest newsMoroccoWorld Bank 0 comment 0 FacebookTwitterPinterestEmail MCR Correspondent Alao Akeem is a language teacher and freelance journalist. previous post GCC Chambers calls for industrial integration to enhance sustainability of food, health, security next post UAE relaxes Islamic laws, allows cohabitation, alcohol You may also like Khalid Latif to boycott Canadian conference, cites inclusion... December 1, 2020 Saudi Arabia, Al-Azhar condemn terrorist attack in Nigeria November 30, 2020 Suicide bomber kills 6 in Mogadishu ice-cream parlor November 27, 2020 UAE, Israel sign strategic partnership on water security November 27, 2020 UAE, Israel sign strategic partnership on water security November 27, 2020 China slams Pope Francis over remark on Uighur... November 24, 2020 Muslim Pro denies breach of privacy, faults circulation... November 19, 2020 UPEACE commends Saudi’s health, social performance November 17, 2020 Iraq executes 21 convicted terrorists, murderers November 17, 2020 Arab, Muslim states support Morocco’s latest move in... November 15, 2020 Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.