United Arab Emirates, represented by the Ministry of Finance, declared its involvement in the 2024 Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG) in Washington, D.C., from 15 to 20 April 2024.

Kristalina Georgieva, the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has highlighted the growing importance of the Arab region in an ever-changing global landscape. She has projected that the total GDP growth for the Middle East region will reach 2.9% this year, exceeding the figures from 2023.