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Some Devt Banks Worsening Debt Burdens Of Poor Nations, W’Bank President Laments

Some Devt Banks Worsening Debt Burdens Of Poor Nations, W’Bank President Laments

•Blames AfDB For Nigeria, S’Africa’s Debt Level World Bank Group President, David Malpass, on Monday, accused the Asian Development Bank, African Dev...
World Bank, Partners, Pledge $53bn For Economic Growth, Jobs, Good Governance In Africa

World Bank, Partners, Pledge $53bn For Economic Growth, Jobs, Good Governance In Africa

A global coalition of development partners, on Friday, in Stockholm, Sweden, agreed to sustain the fight against extreme poverty, with a pledge of $82...
Nigeria Ranks 146, Far Behind Mauritius, Rwanda, Kenya In 2019 Doing Business

Nigeria Ranks 146, Far Behind Mauritius, Rwanda, Kenya In 2019 Doing Business

Despite carrying out four reforms, the World Bank ranked Nigeria 146th on its Ease of Doing Business Report for 2019, released on Wednesday, October 3...
Invest In Health, Educate Your People To Reduce Poverty- World Bank Urges Govts

Invest In Health, Educate Your People To Reduce Poverty- World Bank Urges Govts

A new World Bank research gives policymakers across the globe compelling evidence that delivering better outcomes in children’s health and learning ca...
New W’Bank Report Shows Rise in Global Wealth, As Inequality Persists

New W’Bank Report Shows Rise in Global Wealth, As Inequality Persists

A new report by the World Bank: The Changing Wealth of Nations 2018, says global wealth grew significantly over the past two decades, even while per c...
W’Bank To Stop Financing Of Upstream Energy Businesses From 2020

W’Bank To Stop Financing Of Upstream Energy Businesses From 2020

World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, says as part of the ongoing transformation of the group’s operations, in recognition of the fast changing world and...