She made the remarks during an interaction with reporters at the start of the spring meeting of the worldwide finance organisations.
"Investment and trade are two key engines that are finally picking up".
The Washington-based crisis lending agency this week forecast that global growth for 2018 and 2019 will be stable at an annual rate of 3.9 percent, the fastest expansion in eight years.
"It will not be something that affects two countries".
"What is more important is something that is hard to measure in the short term, and that has to do with confidence. I would hope that the Indian authorities, starting with Prime MinisterModi pay more attention because it is needed for the women of India", Lagarde said.
"My suspicion is that there will be many bilateral discussions to be had between the various parties involved", Lagarde said, adding that the issue would also be discussed in larger sessions involving the Fund's 189 member countries.
Lagarde however cautioned that "unilateral trade restrictions have not been helpful, and we suspect that they might even dent confidence".
Even with the implied critique of Trump's tactics, Lagarde praised the massive USA corporate tax reform which the Fund "advocated, recommended, encouraged, and is very pleased to see happening". But at the same time, she urged the U.S. to take advantage of good economic times to reduce its debt and deficits, rather than increase them.
"We expect more and you know, whether it's in the banking sector or in other sectors, more reforms are expected", she said.
But it will be the implementation that matters, she said.
From the archives: Bert's scrapbook: Scrapbooks are, it's fair to say, largely a thing of the past - and more's the pity . City's title party started with pints, jagerbombs, dancing and singing at a humble local pub in Hale on Sunday night.
Rockies 2, Pirates 0: Colorado starter Chad Bettis combined with three relievers for a five-hit shutout against host Pittsburgh. Seattle veteran Ichiro Suzuki went 1-for-3 with a single in the Mariners' 4-1 loss to the Houston Astros at Safeco Field.
For the full year 2017, net sales of the Consumer Health business amounted to Euro 911 million (USD$1.1 billion). The German drugmaker recorded €911 million ($987 million) worth of sales from its consumer products in 2017.
In a speech to assembly members, he pledged he would ensure "the continuity of the Cuban revolution at a key historic moment". And though he has publicly espoused party orthodoxy, Diaz-Canel has not been a cookie-cutter bureaucrat, exactly.
We teamed up with the Senate Judiciary Committee to host a joint hearing that featured almost half of the U.S. Despite being used by many legitimate companies, the process has also become a vehicle for scams.
In total, the team's accumulated 5.0 units for bettors taking the moneyline in the season's early going and 2.8 units ATS. His first homer of the season, a solo shot, came with two out in the ninth and helped the Yankees avoid being shut out.
Secondly, the away side has only managed two wins in ten league matches this season against other teams now in the top seven. Sean Dyche saw Burnley's five-game winning streak end as they missed the chance to leapfrog Arsenal into sixth place.
In January, the president announced that he would never reauthorize agreement again without structural changes to the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the official name for the Iran nuclear deal.
It is unclear whether the FAA's original directive would have forced Southwest to quickly inspect the engine that blew up. But investigators must still determine what caused the fatigue and whether there was a manufacturing flaw, Sumwalt said.
The rule change comes after Illinois Democrat Tammy Duckworth became the first USA senator to give birth while in office . Ms Duckworth shared a photo of her daughter's outfit options on Twitter. "Why would I object to it?" Sen.
Price took over as Reds manager in 2014 from longtime manager Dusty Baker but the team has struggled during his tenure. In over four seasons at the helm in Cincinnati, Price posted a record of 279-387 and failed to reach the playoffs.
Monday temperatures reached the mid-80s with humidity as low as 10 percent and wind gusts of up to 30 miles per hour . One fire that started in Colorado crossed into Kansas on Tuesday night, prompting the evacuation of 90 homes.
Weekly McBride plc (LON:MCB) Ratings
The stock of Direct Line Insurance Group plc (LON:DLG) has "Sell" rating given on Wednesday, January 27 by Shore Capital. The stock of Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC (LON:MONY) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 25 by Investec.
PUBG Will Let you Choose Your Map Soon
This has been announced today, and PUBG Corp has stated the feature is going to be added mostly because of players' feedback. The plan is for players to be able to tick boxes on maps they are happy to play, and untick the ones they don't want to play.
Utah native wins big at Boston Marathon
A disappointment like that 2011 loss might discourage other people, but Linden is a career athlete, not to mention an Olympian . Per The New York Times , she wasn't hydrating enough, feared leg cramps, and considered dropping out of the race altogether.
Younkers, Herberger's closing sale starts Friday
Bon-Ton had previously announced that the Carson's in Danville would be closing, and the liquidation sale there is ongoing. Bergner's in Peru Mall is one of 212 Bon-Ton stores that will be liquidated, according to the bankruptcy court filings.
Trump Won't Rejoin Renegotiated TPP
Even as officials in other countries expressed skepticism Friday, they said they would like to hear what Washington has to offer. Last year, when Trump withdrew from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, he proposed a bilateral trade deal with Japan in its place.