Norges Bank

Norway offers to make financial resources available to the IMF

On 27 March 2009 The Minister of Finance, Kristin Halvorsen, sent a letter to the Managing Director of the IMF, Dominique Strauss-Kahn, offering to make additional financial resources available to the IMF. See the website of the Ministry of Finance. Norges Bank suggested in a letter of 12 March 2009 that Norway enters into a dialogue with the IMF on a possible drawing right for the IMF (the letter is only available in Norwegian).

Reference is also made to a press release by the IMF.

Published 28 March 2009 10:00