Posts Tagged ‘imf’
L agarde win and become first woman director in the IMF. In other words, the French, The West still own the IMF. It is always a sad story. Historically, IMF is the machine of the West to dominate and conquer the world financial sector. They control money flows, they shape the future of the third world. The Third World demand for IMF transparency is neglected.
Despite pledges of new transparency, the IMF again gave its top job to a French candidate, assuring continued ire from developing countries at Europe’s hold on the job.
Lagarde has appointed as IMF Chief. She is the firs woman on top in the history of IMF. It is also mean, Lagarde is the first most powerful woman in the world. She control how money flows internationally. She also has the power to bail the Greece and Portugal. It means, Eurozone maybe in her hand. Recently, Lagarde said that she will ensure IMF to work properly.
Lagarde, currently the French finance minister, said in a statement that she would strive to ensure the IMF remained “relevant, responsive, effective, and legitimate, to achieve stronger and sustainable growth, macroeconomic stability, and a better future for all.’’
Finally, French presidential candidate and former IMF president, Dominique Straus-Kahn pleads not guilty today. The Newyorker has its coverage about Dominques Straus-Kahn.
Dominique Strauss-Kahn pleaded not guilty to charges of sexual assault and attempted rape today, and nothing has been proven against him yet. But one hopes that he and others heard the housekeepers and other hotel workers, assembled outside the courtroom in their uniforms, shouting at him. They told him that he should be ashamed.
The Christian Science Monitor said, The plea horrify and fascinate The French which is more lenient over acused.