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BEST BANK AWARDS 2005

IMF publishes flu report

In late April, the International Monetary Fund published Progress report to the International Monetary and Financial Committee on fund initiatives to promote avian flu preparedness. The paper discusses various international activities that have taken place to promote awareness of avian flu, as well as concerns the IMF has about the potential impact it could have on the global financial system. Go to: http://www.imf.org/external/np/pp/eng/2006/041806.pdf

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