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  1. GCX to limit risks in agric sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... tors: Ecobank Ghana Limited; GCB Bank Limited; London-based private equity fund, 8 Miles Fund; and the International Finance Corporation (IFC).


  2. 'Beyond aid' in health care: Is it time for scrutiny?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... and South Africa ($100m). The largest investor in private hospitals and clinics is the World Bank's International Finance Corporation. Other development finance institutions supporting this sector are supported by governments of France, Germany, ...


  3. 175,000 MW renewable power by 2022 a mission: GoyalRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Big News

    ... passed on to banks for financing projects on soft rates of interest, he added. Earlier this year, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private financing arm of the World Bank, signed an agreement to partner IREDA to provide ...


  4. IOU-currency would put Greece in line to quit euroRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... bank accounts would have to be reduced. Hung Tran, Executive Managing Director of the Institute of International Finance, who negotiated an earlier restructuring of Greek debt, said the time to grasp the nettle may have come. "If they cannot settle ...


  5. Today: Pittsburgh city council introduces paid leave - Labor...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Politico

    ... for Bangladesh Worker Safety and the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh is joining the International Finance Corporation to announce a partnership to fund repairs and improvements in the country's garment factories. Bangladeshi garment ...


  6. G7 Endorses African Risk Capacity Program as Model for Climate InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    ... low rainfall." Dr. Lars Thunell, Chairman of the ARC Ltd Board of Directors and former CEO of the International Finance Corporation, said: "For ARC to be held up by G7 leaders as the model for disaster risk management in developing countries is ...


  7. Haiti's Port Lafito Officially OpensRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Marine News

    ... Bank, Banque Nationale de Credit S.A., Capital Bank, Fonds de Dveloppement Industriel ("FDI"), the International Finance Corporation ("IFC"), Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voor Ontwikkelingslanden N.V. ("FMO") the Dutch Development Bank, ...


  8. Place your bets on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... partners collectively responsible for more than $1.5 trillion" and government agencies such as the International Finance Corp., Germany's Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and Britain's Department for International ...


  9. Questions over RampalRead the original story

    Monday | The Daily Star

    ... render the project non-compliant with the minimum social and environmental standards and the International Finance Corporation's (IFC's) performance standards. However, the government as well as the Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company Pvt Ltd ...


  10. WB plans big to fund connectivityRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 5 | The Daily Star

    ... food and water security and fight disasters. On June 16, Bangladesh, the Netherlands, the WB and the International Finance Corporation, the private sector lending arm of the WB, signed a joint agreement to support the Delta Plan. In five years till ...


  11. Haiti's first Panamax port officially opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... state bank -- Banque Nationale de Credit SA, Capital Bank, Fond de de Developpement Industriel, the International Finance Corporation, Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voorOntwikkelingslanden NV - the Dutch development bank, and Nationale ...


  12. China offers USD 50 bln for hydroelectric projects in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 |

    Islamabad, Jul 3 : China's state-run power company, Three Gorges Corporation , is keen to participate in a financing consortium to fund up to USD 50 billion of hydroelectric power projects in Pakistan, a media report said. This disclosure was made at the meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Energy on June 18. The CTG expressed interest in financing projects in Pakistan in conjunction with the International Finance Corporation, a World Bank subsidiary, the Express Tribune reported today.


  13. Haiti president, business leaders open new container portRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... at the port with Seattle-based SSA Marine , which will oversee operations. The Haitian state bank, International Finance Corp. and Dutch development bank are among institutions that invested in the project. Officials already have agreements with ...


  14. Haitia s Port Lafito Officially OpensRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Business Wire

    Port Lafito is Haiti's first Panamax Port with state of the art equipment and technology. The multi-million dollar project, led by GB Group, is a private, public and international partnership between the Haitian government, the Haitian private sector and international financial institutions, including the Haitian State Bank - Banque Nationale de Credit S.A., Capital Bank, Fond de de Developpement Industriel , the International Finance Corporation , Nederlandse Financierings-Maatschappij voorOntwikkelingslanden NV , - the Dutch Development Bank, and Nationale D'assurance S.A .


  15. NxtGen raises USD 13.5 million from IFC, Axon Partners Group and Intel CapitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 |

    NxtGen Datacentre and Cloud Technologies, the IT infrastructure services company, headquartered in Bengaluru, has raised USD 13.5 million from International Finance Corporation , a member of the World Bank Group; international investment firm, Axon Partners Group; and Intel Corporation's global investment organization, Intel Capital; as part of series B funding for expansion activity. The financing will be used to complete a high density data centre facility in Bangalore and increase further investments into cloud infrastructure.


  16. NxtGen raises $13.5m from IFC, Axon Partners & Intel CapitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 |

    NxtGen announced on Wednesday that it has raised $13.5-million series B funding from International Finance Corporation , Axon Partners and Intel Capital. The company is a Bengaluru-based IT infrastructure services provider.


  17. World Bank Group joins Bangladesh, Netherlands to strengthen management of Asia's largest deltaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 |

    World Bank Group said the government of Bangladesh has signed an agreement with the Netherlands and World Bank Group including International Finance Corporation , its private sector arm in the 2030 Water Resources Group, to strengthen management of the Bangladesh Delta, Asia's largest and the world's most populated delta. The partnership will help to develop and implement the Bangladesh Delta Plan 2100, a long term and holistic vision for the Bangladesh Delta, and help to realize Bangladesh's goal of becoming a middle-income country by 2021, while maintaining the unique biodiversity and physical characteristics of the delta.


  18. Thai banks lending support to CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Bangkok Post

    Three local banks along with the World Bank's International Finance Corporation and the Netherlands' ING Bank NV have granted syndicated loans worth a combined US$65 million to Prasac Microfinance Institution, Cambodia's largest microfinance lender. Thailand's Siam Commercial Bank, TMB Bank and Kiatnakin Bank each provided US$20 million to the Cambodian microfinance lender, while ING loaned $5 million.


  19. Thai banks offer joint loan to provider of microfinance in CambodiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Nation

    ... from ING Bank. The loan has two tranches, the first a three-year loan and the second a five-year loan. International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, arranged the syndicated loan. It sought the collaboration of Thai banks ...


  20. Exporters: Sasa port modernization long overdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Sun-Star

    ... Lavina lambasted the bid cost of the Sasa Port Modernization project placed at P17 billion by the International Finance Corp. (IFC) of the World Bank. He said this is clearly overpriced as compared to the P4 billion originally set by the Philippine ...