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Malawi’s President Chakwera Targets IMF Funding Deal Within Months

  • Country in talks about reorganizing $6 billion of debt
  • Pandemic tempers ambitions of attaining 7% growth rate
Lazarus Chakwera
Lazarus ChakweraPhotographer: Amos Gumulira/AFP/Getty Images

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Malawian President Lazarus Chakwera expects to clinch a new financing deal with the International Monetary Fund by early next year to help kick-start an economic revival in the landlocked southern African nation.