Statement by Christine Lagarde on Nelson MandelaPress Release No. 13/492Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases วันศุกร์ที่ ๖ ธันวาคม พ.ศ. ๒๕๕๖ ๑๐:๐๗ น.
December 5, 2013 Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) issued the following statement today after the news of the death of Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa:
“Nelson Mandela was a courageous and visionary leader who enabled his country to confront its past and inspired its people to address an extraordinary set of challenges. He was a man who brought deep principles, skillful diplomacy and quiet dignity to the task of national reconciliation and nation building. His modesty in the face of greatness will always be remembered and, moreover, will continue to inspire us all.
Supachai Panitchpakdi, Director-General of the World Trade Organization, Horst K?hler, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, and James Wolfensohn, President of the World Bank group, made the following statement on the occasion of the WTO G...