IMF chief praises Portugal’s economic recovery

The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, praised Portugal’s economic recovery. “At the IMF we are very aware of the determination that has allowed Portugal to emerge from its economic crisis,” she highlighted during her speech delivered in Lisbon, where she attended a Council of State meeting as a special guest. “Portugal and the Portuguese people deserve huge credit for their efforts, for which they should be proud,” Lagarde pointed out.

You can read the Lagarde’s entire speech below.