"World economy slowly improving but remains fragile: IMF"

Olivier Blanchard, IMF's Chief Economist

Prospects for the global economy are slowly improving but risks remain according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

In its latest World Economic Outlook, the IMF warns about the danger of a renewed financial economic crisis in Europe.

The report also highlights the threat of disruptions to the world's oil supply both of which it says could seriously undermine growth.

IMF's Lika Gueye discusses the report with Olivier Blanchard, IMF's Chief Economist who says it has been a tumultuous few months for the global economy.

Duration: 4'27"

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