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  1. Ruble trouble: Rescue package for Russia? No chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and Russia doesn't," said Lubomir Mitov, chief economist for emerging Europe at the Institute of International Finance in Washington. "Russia's not the same country that it used to be in 98, 99", when foreign-exchange reserves were as low as US$11 ...

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  2. Cathay Life to acquire stake in Philippines RCBC bankRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The China Post

    ... an additional 156 million existing RCBC shares from a private equity fund, CVC Asia Pacific Ltd., and International Finance Corp., a member of the World Bank Group. The acquisition price is equivalent of 64 pesos per RCBC share, representing a ...

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  3. ECG loses $350 million yearly - IFC reportRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    An International Finance Corporation report has indicated that the Electricity Company of Ghana losses about $350 million in revenue every year. It said on aggregate, technical, commercial and collection losses were around 35 per cent, implying an annual revenue loss of $350 million.

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  4. Progress needed on fire safety in garment units: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fibre2Fashion

    ... Better Work Vietnam is a partnership between the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC). The body aims to improve working conditions and promote competitiveness in Vietnam's apparel and footwear ...

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  5. World Bank cash erodes Dreyfus stake in BiosevRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Agrimoney.com

    The World Bank has, at a large premium, injected nearly $50m into Biosev, returning the world's second-ranked cane processor to compliance with stockmarket rule, if taking only a small step towards sprucing up its balance sheet. The World Bank's International Finance Corporation arm - which invests more than $20bn a year on private sector projects, with an aim of boosting developing country prosperity - said it was spending R$128m to buy 12.8m new shares in Biosev.

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  6. Russia Bailout Talk Absent as Pariah Putin No Latter-Day YeltsinRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... and Russia doesn't," said Lubomir Mitov, chief economist for emerging Europe at the Institute of International Finance in Washington . "Russia has enough reserves not to qualify for the IMF. So there's nothing -- there's no sovereign problem." ...

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  7. Healthcare eyes ApolloRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    ... on its website, www.health.bih.nic.in , on December 13. Sources said Apollo has evinced interest. International Finance Corporation (IFC), an international finance institution and World Bank member, issued tender for the project. A senior IFC ...

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  8. Partners secure financing for 215 MW wind power project in PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Utility Products

    Goldwind USA, the US unit of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology, said the International Finance Corp. of the World Bank has financed the 215 MW second phase of the Penonome Wind Project located in the province of Cocle, Panama which will use 86 Goldwind 2.5 MW permanent magnet direct drive wind turbines . The World Bank-led financing provides $300 million for the project, which is expected to reach commercial operation in 2015.

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  9. CTC Media Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial OfficerRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... Securities, Investment & Banking from the ISMA Centre, University of Reading, and a BA (Hons) in International Finance and Trade from the University of Portsmouth. He speaks Russian, English, German and Spanish. CTC Media is the leading Russian ...

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  10. $300 Million In Project Financing Secured For 215MW Of Goldwind Wind...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Electric Energy Online

    Goldwind USA, the US subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., Ltd. , announced that the International Finance Corporation of the World Bank has financed the 215MW second phase of the Penonome Wind Project located in the Province of Cocle, Panama which will utilize 86 Goldwind 2.5MW permanent magnet direct drive wind turbines. The World Bank-led financing provides $300M for the project, which is expected to reach commercial operation in 2015.

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  11. ERA boss grilled at electricity tribunalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    ... public opinion through a forum. Asked whether key stakeholders like the World Bank (WB) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), were consulted before amendments were made, Mutambi said he was not sure. "Not to the best of my recollection," ...

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  12. Safe investments from New Zealand getting even more popularRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR Log

    ... ensure for a reliable and competitive environment for growth and value-generation. According to the International Finance Corporation' s (IFC), member of World Bank Group's annual project a zDoing Business", which provides objective measures of ...

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  13. Serge Pun, executive chairman of Yoma Strategic Holdings.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    ... them. Q : Why did Yoma Bank resume banking services after an 11-year suspension? Is it true that the International Finance Corporation is now assisting Yoma Bank with the provision of banking services? A : As you would know, after the bankruptcy in ...

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  14. Russia's Economic Pain Is Just Beginning, Bank Group WarnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wall Street Journal

    ... in the financial markets" in Russia, said Lubomir Mitov , chief Europe economist at the Institute of International Finance , a banking industry group in Washington that represents more than 500 of the world's largest private financial firms. "The ...

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  15. The verdict on higher capital requirementsRead the original story

    Yesterday | VoxEU

    ... the private sector saw catastrophe, while the official sector was more sanguine. The Institute of International Finance (2010) is the most sensationalist example of the former, and the Macroeconomic Assessment Group (2010a and 2010b) one of the most ...

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  16. Commentary: The future is oiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... collapse and shore up international reserve assets hovering around $420.5 billion. The Institute of International Finance is reporting that, with every dollar that the price of oil declines, the Venezuelan government loses $800 million in export ...

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  17. Memories of financial crisis fading as risks riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MySanAntonio.com

    Six years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the lessons of the financial crisis may already be fading from collective memory. The Institute of International Finance declared it "worrisome" that global indebtedness, as a share of world economic output, has reached record levels.

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  18. Russia on brink of Soviet-style collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... had to spend $170bn rescuing the banks in the 2008-2009 crisis. Lubomir Mitov, from the Institute of International Finance, said any fall in reserves below $330bn could prove dangerous, given the scale of foreign debt and a confluence of pressures. ...

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  19. The Irrawaddy: ADB to loan Burmese conglomerate Yoma $100Mn for...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Burmanet

    ... t time the company has benefited from the support of an international lender: In May, the World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC) gave a $30 million loan to a Yoma small and medium enterprises (SME) lending program.

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  20. Russia's Economic Pain Is Just Beginning, Bank...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wall Street Journal

    ... in the financial markets" in Russia, said Lubomir Mitov , chief Europe economist at the Institute of International Finance , a banking industry group in Washington that represents more than 500 of the world's largest private financial firms. "The ...

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