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IMF chief warns over 1930s-style threats

Source: FT The managing director of the International Monetary Fund has warned that the global economy faces the prospect of “economic retraction, rising protectionism, isolation and . . . what happened in the 30s [Depression]”, as European tensions again flared … Continue reading

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn charged over vice ring, procuring prostitutes

AFP The Australian DISGRACED former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn has been charged with involvement in an organised vice ring that procured prostitutes for top-class clients. Prosecutors said the 62-year-old former Socialist finance minister and one-time presidential favourite had been released … Continue reading

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Dominique Strauss-Kahn linked to French prostitution scandal

Source: Guardian Former IMF chief implicated in investigation into alleged pimping at luxury hotels in northern France. He is keeping a low profile in Paris, has grown a white beard, and polls show he is the least popular politician in … Continue reading

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