“Got kitesurfing on the mind, mixed with some search & classification tech, and a dab of political ranting”

And now for some good news…

Posted by direwolff on September 25, 2005


It's good to see the wealthier nations coming to terms with our global reality…

IMF debt forgiveness agreement nears passage

Associated Press

WASHINGTON — A landmark agreement to forgive billions of dollars of debt for poor countries sailed toward final approval by finance ministers after the International Monetary Fund agreed how to pay for it.

"Agreement has been reached on all the elements," said Gordon Brown, the British finance minister who is chairman of the IMF policy-setting panel "That means this historic process of completing the debt write-off that started many years ago has ended today."

He said late Saturday the IMF's 24-member executive board would meet soon to formally approve the deal.

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