IMF approves $80.77 mln to help Burkina Faso address balance of payment needs

The IMF logo is seen outside the headquarters building in Washington
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) logo in Washington, United States, September 4, 2018. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas/File Photo

DAKAR, March 27 (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund's Executive Board on Monday approved a disbursement of $80.77 million to help Burkina Faso address its balance of payment needs, the Fund said in a statement.

Reporting by Sofia Christensen Editing by Chris Reese

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