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  1. Foreign investors can now apply online for visa, permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... climate and reduce time and registration cost by 40 percent, said Kyle F Kelhofer, country manager of International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group that financed the automation of BoI. Many foreign companies have ...

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  2. Foreign investors can now apply online for visa, permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... climate and reduce time and registration cost by 40 percent, said Kyle F Kelhofer, country manager of International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group that financed the automation of BoI. Many foreign companies have ...

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  3. Why a contrarian sees value in emerging marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... stronger when considering the behaviour of large institutional investors. Data from the Institute of International Finance show that the level of institutional investment in emerging markets has gone down steadily since 2010. It's now about as low ...

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  4. ADB Okays $30mln for Pak LNG TerminalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Marine News

    The Asian Development Bank has approved a $30 million project loan to Engro Elengy Terminal Private Limited, a special purpose company which will build Pakistan's first liquefied natural gas regasification terminal at the Port Qasim. Besides the ADB, the International Finance Corporation is likely to provide $20 million and local banks another $50 million.

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  5. Bankruptcy code in the worksRead the original story

    Saturday | The Telegraph

    ... India's rank in ease of doing business index. According to a joint report from the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation, India ranks 137 out of 189 economies for resolving insolvencies. In fact, the economic survey that was released ...

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  6. ADB to help fund Pakistan's first LNG regasification terminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Daily Times

    ... expected to set legal and financial benchmarks for similar projects in future. Along with ADB's loan, International Finance Corporation is expected to provide $20 million and local banks another $50 million. The rest of the project financing will ...

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  7. Is the samba over for Brazil's middle class?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | BBC News

    ... like China and India. Those commodity profits, according to Hector Gomez Ang of the World Bank's International Finance Corporation, kicked off a virtuous cycle. Added to that, says Gomez Ang, was a state policy where the government pushed banks to ...

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  8. Ukraine crisis softening political ground for foreign farm landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | AlertNet

    ... the need for change, said Heinz Strubenhoff, agribusiness investment manager for the World Bank's International Finance Corporation in Ukraine. Opening the farm sector, a key driver of the economy, to outside investors has long been backed by the ...

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  9. Businesses urged to adopt world class corporate governance practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Ghanamma.com

    The importance of Ghanaian companies adopting effective corporate governance practices, which make them more sustainable and more attractive to investors, was highlighted at a conference organized by the International Finance Corporation and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Regulators, policymakers, accounting professionals and business leaders attended the conference entitled: Corporate governance: a catalyst for Ghana's economic development where they discussed ways Ghanaian companies can improve how they are run and look at how they strengthen relationships among management, directors, shareholders and other stakeholders.

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  10. Tanzania: Vodacom, Tigo Partner in Money TransfersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | AllAfrica.com

    ... mobile money ecosystem in Tanzania," read a joint press release issued after the signing ceremony. The International Finance Corporation (IFC) formulated the mobile-wallet-to-wallet standards with support from Groupe Speciale Mobile Association ...

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  11. Targeting Deal Hungry Indians With A New Twist On eCouponingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Forbes.com

    ... as cash back." Gupta, who hails from a financial tech background, has worked as a consultant with the International Finance Corporation (World Bank Group), and was formerly the Regional Asia -Pacific Product Director based in Hong Kong, for Monitise ...

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  12. Bangladesh key to reducing global povertyRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Holtville Tribune

    ... 32 projects, with a total commitment of $7.5 billion. The World Bank Group's private sector arm, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) has a portfolio 35 projects with investment commitments of $668 million. The World Bank Group's arm for ...

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  13. WB to help Bangladesh attain middle-income statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Daily Star

    ... ts of 32 projects, with a total commitment of $7.5 billion. The World Bank Group's private sector arm, International Finance Corporation (IFC), has a portfolio of 35 projects with investment commitments of $668 million.

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  14. The day of reckoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Economist

    ... will push that number up while sapping revenue. According to Ondrej Schneider of the Institute of International Finance, a think-tank, the IMF's plan implies that Ukraine will not make any debt repayments whatsoever over the next four years. The ...

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  15. Commentary: The risks that arise from violating CSR normsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Northern Miner

    ... a growing consensus on expectations for corporate behaviour. They have been incorporated into the International Finance Corporation's (IFC) sustainability framework, the new social responsibility standard adopted by the International Organization ...

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  16. Remarkable progress by Bangladesh in reducing poverty: World BankRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Newkerala.com

    ... 32 projects, with a total commitment of $7.5 billion. The World Bank Group's private sector arm, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) has a portfolio of 35 projects with investment commitments of $668 million, it said. The World Bank Group's ...

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  17. Regional telecom leaders to meet at TMT Mena 2015 Smart Cities investment event in Dubai in AprilRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | PR Log

    ... Smayra, Vice President and Partner, Strategy& ; Martin Spicer, Senior Manager, TMT - Asia & EMENA, International Finance Corporation (IFC); and Khaldoon Tabaza, Managing Director, iMENA Holdings . Sessions include: a TMT Leadership Round Table 2 - ...

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  18. Jordan's 6,000 Mosques Will Soon All Have Rooftop SolarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | ThinkProgress

    ... farm in Jordan, the first of its kind for the country, received around $221 million in loans from the International Finance Corporation, the World Bank's investment institution in the private sector. The European Investment Bank, the Eksport Kredit ...

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  19. Postal Savings Bank of China looks to a retail banking futureRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Lafferty

    ... is an affiliate of Alibaba, which has a partnership with the World Bank's private sector business arm, International Finance Corporation, to offer microfinance in China. A Financial Times article named several Asian sovereign funds, including ...

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  20. Emerging markets flows moderate in FebruaryRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Reuters

    Emerging markets saw solid inflows of $12 billion in February, the second consecutive month of inflows, although less than in January, the Institute of International Finance said. Portfolio inflows of $12 billion were split about evenly between debt and equity funds, according to IIF, after $23 billion of total inflows in January.

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