File photo taken on June 16, 2014 shows International Monetary Fund(IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaking during a press conference at the IMF headquarters in Washington D.C., the United States. IMF on Friday announced that it selected Christine Lagarde to serve as its leader for a second five-year term. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)
File photo taken on June 16, 2014 shows International Monetary Fund(IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde speaking during a press conference at the IMF headquarters in Washington D.C., the United States. IMF on Friday announced that it selected Christine Lagarde to serve as its leader for a second five-year term. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Christine Lagarde, Tweeted Tuesday that she had a very constructive meeting with Angolan President Joao Lourenco on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum taking place in Switzerland.

“I had a very constructive meeting with President Joao Lourenco of Angola. We exchanged views on our shared objectives: macroeconomic stability and strong and inclusive growth for the benefit of Angolan people,” wrote Lagarde.

Angolan president is since Monday night in Davos City, Switzerland to participate as guest in the 48th edition of the World Economic Forum from Tuesday to Friday.

Lourenco is expected to address the issue of energetic development in the African continent with the theme “Speeding up access to energy in Africa.”

During his stay he will also meet on the sidelines of the event with various personalities, including counterparts, heads of government and leaders of international organizations. Enditem

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