Christine Lagarde single candidate for the presidency of the International Monetary Fund for a second term
Posted, 02.12.2016 23:46
the International Monetary Fund said in a statement Thursday Christine Lagarde's nomination for a second term as Executive Director of the Fund.
But Lagarde is the first woman to head the IMF and took office in 2011.
The IMF said it aims to completethe selection process as soon as possible.
Supported the US Treasury Department to move on.
He said US Treasury Secretary Jack Liu said in a statement, "Christine Lagarde has shown outstanding performance in carrying out tasks her job over the past five years, and the Fund's leadership at a critical time for the global economy. "
He added," I saw time and again its ability to bring people together on key global issues and push for solutions. "
during the first mandate period of supervised Lagarde to address the sovereign debt crisis in Europe and the steps taken international Monetary Fund to give a greater role for emerging markets such as China, have also played a prominent role in the design package international Rescue of Mali to Ukraine.
and helped Lagarde, a former finance minister of France chaired the Group of twenty in 2011- in the public finances fundamental guiding Europe during the financial crisis from 2007 to 2009 and its aftermath .
the IMF said in its statement that the nominations for the highest office in the international Finance Corporation closed on Wednesday and that Lagarde is the only candidate.
the fund says it aims to complete the selection process by early March Mar.anthy