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IFC raises $100 million through rupee bonds

IFC can increase the size of issuance according to its funding needs under the STRPP structure.


UP gets road safety policy funded by World Bank, New Zealand

As per National Crime Record Bureau, UP saw about 24,000 cases of road accidents and about 15,000 deaths due to road accidents in 2012.

Deal with World Bank for Mizoram road project

The link to Bangladesh will facilitate greater bilateral trade and access to the Port of Chittagong.


The barefoot government

A government shorn of Western educated ministers could change the status quo.


World Bank takes note of Bengal’s rural water supply system

In December 2013, too, Mukherjee had visited the World Bank headquarters in Washington on invitation.


India loses up to 2 million tonnes of foodgrain production due to waterlogging: Govt

‘A recent study conducted by the World Bank showed that India loses 1.2 to 2 million tonnes of foodgrains production every year’.

World Bank chief to meet Modi; review development priorities

India is home to the largest operations of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

Claiming the future

The BRICS bank is a commendable exercise in negotiation, for all its potential stumbling blocks


BRICS and bridges

It aims to provide a fair system of global financial governance.

‘Smoothen business environment to revive manufacturing activity’

Economic Survey calls for a revamp of laws and policies, IT-enabled processes.

‘Poor education holding back South Asia’

World Bank report says India has achieved high enrolment but still suffers from poor learning levels.


Why Delhi needs to step back

Most of the dynamism of the Indian economy comes from its states. They must be given more room to chart their growth trajectories

World Bank: Trade protectionism starting to level off

The countries which had the largest share of exports affected by temporary trade barriers were Latvia, largely due to United States anti-dumping duties imposed on steel concrete rebar, China and Ukraine.


‘If you want to deliver a last-mile solution, the best way is to ask those affected how they might do it’

The World Bank’s Development Marketplace grants programme selects social enterprises delivering development solutions across different geographies for funding in India each year. This year’s winners will be announced later this week in Guwahati. Country director Onno Ruhl discussed the programme, and the World Bank’s engagement with the new government, with Yamini Lohia. Excerpts: Do you […]

IMF, World Bank urge China to reduce finance risk

The comments add to warnings by private sector analysts that China’s run-up in debt, especially since the 2008 global crisis, could lead to financial problems.


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