Makhtar Diop appointed as World Bank Vice President

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe World Bank has appointed Mr Makhtar Diop as its Vice President for Infrastructure, effective July 1. A statement issued

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IFC to promote leasing across Africa

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group on Thursday launched the Africalesase, an association that will

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World Bank: Nigerians in Diaspora remittances hit US$22b

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestDiaspora Nigerians sent US$22 billion  home last year, an African record and the fifth largest remittance by immigrants, the World

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First IDA bond raises US$1.5bn from investors around the world

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe International Development Association (IDA) has raised US$1.5 billion in bonds to address some of the most pressing development issues.

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World Bank cautions over issuing bonds

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe 2018 African Pulse Report by the World Bank has cautioned African governments to reduce their high appetite for borrowing

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Ghana’s debt nears distress levels – World Bank

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestGhana stands a high risk of returning to a debt distress situation if it fails to manage its rising debt

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Africa’s economic growth rebounds at a slow pace – World Bank

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe World Bank is projecting Sub-Saharan Africa’s economic growth to reach 3.1% in 2018 compared to 2017 decline. Projected growth

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World Bank Group General Counsel Visits Ghana

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestWorld Bank Senior Vice President and Group General Counsel, Sandie Okoro, was scheduled to arrive in Ghana on Sunday, March

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World Bank lauds “Ghana Beyond Aid” policy

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestDr Michal Rutkowski, the Senior Director of SP&J, World Bank Group, has commended the Government for its policy on “Ghana

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Agricultural sector can lead the economy with right reforms – World Bank

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe World Bank says with the right reforms in Ghana, the agricultural sector has the potential to be one of

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