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  1. IFC to raise $2.5b from onshore rupee bondsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago |

    ... the onshore bond programme marks another important milestone in the engagement between India and the International Finance Corporation. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, he said, recently announced long-term bonds to be raised by banks to fund ...


  2. UPDATE 1-IFC launches $2.5 bln, rupee-denominated bonds for infra projects in IndiaRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... fund infrastructure projects, after raising $1 billion in offshore bonds for the sector last year. The International Finance Corporation's (IFC's) bond programme comes at a time when both the Indian government and the central bank are stepping up ...


  3. IFC launches $2.5 bln rupee-denominated bonds for infra projects in IndiaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    The World Bank's private-sector arm on Wednesday launched $2.5 billion, rupee-denominated bonds to fund infrastructure investments in India, the International Finance Corporation said in a statement.


  4. Indian insurers allowed to invest in IFCA's $5 bn rupee bondsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    Acceding to the request of International Finance Corporation , Indian insurance regulator IRDA has allowed Indian insurers to invest in its onshore rupee bonds, said a senior official.


  5. Airtel, IFC ink $1-mn deal for mobile financial services in ZambiaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    The World Bank's arm International Finance Corporation and Airtel Zambia have inked an agreement valued at $1 million to increase access to mobile financial services in that country, a company statement said here Tuesday.


  6. Tanke, Inc. Announces Incubation Program ExpansionRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... face market challenges2. In addition, the credit gap for SMEs is over $2 trillion in emerging markets. International Finance Corporation (IFC) figures estimate a total SME population worldwide of 420 to 510 million, of which 360 to 440 million are ...


  7. World Bank arm IFC invests in SAMHI Hotels to promote jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Express India

    The World Bank's arm International Finance Corporation will invest USD 21 million in India's SAMHI Hotels by way of convertible debentures with the focus to create jobs, promote energy efficiency infrastructure.


  8. Georgian energy minister inspects construction of Shuakhevi HPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    ... The Indian company "Tata Power" (40 percent), the Norwegian "Clean Energy Invest" (40 percent) and the International Finance Corporation (20 percent) build hydroelectric power stations on the creeks of Acharitskali.


  9. SMBC buys IFC Acleda sharesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pnompenh Post

    Japanese financial firm Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation has agreed to buy out the International Finance Corporation's stake in Acleda Bank for more than $100 million.


  10. Report: Sumitomo Mitsui Banking eyes stake in Cambodian bankRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | SNL Financial

    unit will buy the stake from the International Finance Corp., an arm of the World Bank Group., for around A 10 billion in as early as September, the publication said. If the sale pushes through, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking will become the biggest shareholder in ACLEDA.


  11. Ayla: Cloud platform for Internet of ThingsRead the original story

    Sunday | Sys-Con Media

    ... are quite a few venture capital companies funding Ayala that includes CISCO, SAIF Partners from China; International Finance Corporation; Voyager Capital; Crosslink capital and SJF ventures from NC. There will be no dearth for the market and it is ...


  12. COMESA to Train SMEs in Business PlanningRead the original story

    Sunday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... ELIF Business solution limited chief executive officer said COMESA was working in collaboration with International Finance Corporation, National Council for Construction (NCC) and ELIF Business Solution limited to organise a two-day training ...


  13. Fighters of BOJ Missing Safest Returns Since 1993Read the original story

    Sunday | Bloomberg

    ... top currency official at the Ministry of Finance, who is now the president of Japan's Center for International Finance. "Further easing could cause yields to surge instead as investors rush to the emergency exit out of JGBs." The BOJ will start ...


  14. PNG businesses suffer high costs from crime and violenceRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Asopa People

    ... brakes on the economy," said Carolyn Blacklock, Resident Representative in Papua New Guinea for the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the member of the World Bank Group that focuses on private sector development in emerging markets. "Local ...


  15. ITIDA signs cooperation protocol with International Finance Corporation: Communications ministerRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Hispanic Business

    The protocol further aims to develop educational and training activities to improve university graduates' chances of finding work within the sector.


  16. Federal government supports Ukrainian farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Regina Leader Post

    ... and Ukrainian diaspora communities at the Ukraina Museum. The funding will be distributed through the International Finance Corporation and is expected to help up to 20,000 farmers and agricultural entrepreneurs in Ukraine.


  17. Asia Dollar Bond Sales Tilt at $1 Trillion as Loan Appeal WanesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Bloomberg

    ... As nonperforming loans rise, banks in Asia are tightening their lending standards, the Institute of International Finance said in a July 30 market-conditions survey. In the second quarter, "credit standards tightened notably in emerging market Asia, ...


  18. RPT-Colombia says banks, multilaterals key to $25 bln roadway financingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Reuters

    ... first quarter on the back of growth in the construction sector as growth in energy began to slow. The International Finance Corporation, the financing arm of the World Bank, and the Corporacion Andina de Fomento have agreed to help fund the project, ...


  19. VF Corp. Provides Update on Bangladesh Safety InitiativesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Sporting Goods Business

    ... Provided several finance options including short- to medium-term loan guarantees through the International Finance Corporation and supply chain-based financing; The Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety was founded by a group of North American ...


  20. Here's How To Give Back AND Make MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... " The Rise Of Gender Capitalism ," VanderBrug and her coauthor Sarah Kaplan point out that the International Finance Corporation (IFC) estimates a $320 billion difference worldwide between the money women entrepreneurs and business owners are ...