Crystalliner Georgieva, President of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), speaks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. (Image source = Reuters News)
(Asian economic New York = correspondent Baek Jong-min) Crystalliner Georgieva International Monetary Fund (IMF) governor advises governments and central banksRona 19 (COVID-19) It urged countermeasures against the spread.
President Georgieva made this remark on the premise that the economic shock caused by Corona 19 is apparent through press conferences and media interviews during the 14th (local time) meeting at the Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany.
“It's dangerous to predict economic damage in the current situation,”Good luck and be prepared for the worst. ”
He diagnosed Corona 19 as difficult to compare simply with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SAS). At the time of the SARS outbreak, China accounted for 8% of the world economy, but now, at 19%, it is interpreted as a greater concern. He also reminded us that the world economy is relatively sluggish compared to the time of SARS.
Georgiba was particularly concerned about the spread of Corona 19 beyond China. Georgiba said, “The IMF is careful about the possibility that Corona 19 will spread outside of China.” .
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