Marketwatch cited Eric LeCompte's comments on the G-20 announcement to halt debt payments for 76 poor countries affected by the coronavirus. Read an excerpt below, and click here for the full story.
G-20 has agreed to debt standstill for world’s poorest countries, IMF and World Bank heads say
Eric LeCompte, the executive director of Jubilee USA network, said he was encouraged that the two organizations were urging “all types of creditors to come together to relive the debts of the poorest countries,” but noted the devil was in the details.
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