Palestine member of IMF body

RAMALLAH (Ma’an) — Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad announced Monday that Palestine has joined an IMF initiative to disseminate statistics to the public.

Palestine became a member of the Special Data Dissemination Standard, or SDDS, on April 19, becoming the fifth Arab state to join after Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia and Jordan.

SDDS is a standard by the International Monetary Fund to guide countries in the dissemination of national statistics to the public.

Source: Maan News