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  1. 'India, China can mutually learn on inviting foreign capital'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... done pretty well," Chitra Ramkrishna, chief executive of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) said at an International Finance Corporation (IFC) conference here. "Each country has its own set of sequencing what they want to focus on, but in the ...

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  2. Barclays to invest $1.6 billion in green bonds by November 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | West Australian

    Green bonds are fixed income securities designed to raise capital to finance low-carbon investments such as schemes to curb greenhouse gas emissions. Issuers are mainly governments or development banks such as the European Investment Bank, World Bank, International Finance Corporation and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.

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  3. Ethiopia: Reviving the Private SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... exist rafts of international lenders who are willing to finance viable projects. Among these is the International Finance Corporation (IFC), which has opened offices here and is accepting applications. It's not only banks which ought to support the ...

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  4. IFC clears $100 mn loan for ACME Solar Rajasthan ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Express India

    The off taker for the Project will be Solar Energy Corporation of India , a government of India entity. International Finance Corp, a member of work bank group, today announced sanctioning of Rs 202.2 cr loan for ACME Solar Energy Pvt Ltd with a possible syndication of up to Rs388 crore taking the total to Rs 590 cr for its 100 MW solar power project in Jodhpur district of Rajasthan.

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  5. YANGON: Myanmar gov advised to avoid coal, mega dams in energy strategyRead the original story

    Friday | Asia News Network

    ... should make clean energy the priority in its energy policy," Pyae Wa Tun said. An official from International Finance Corporation said power generation plants should not damage the environment and that local communities must be engaged. Pyae Wa Tun ...

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  6. International Finance Corp. to purchase 15% stake in Pakistan's Bank AlfalahRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | SNL Financial

    Under the agreement, Bank Alfalah will sell new shares to IFC for 28 Pakistani rupees per share, subject to regulatory approval. IFC also could purchase an additional 5% stake in the lender by the end of 2014.

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  7. AMSCO, WTC support Ghana's human resource dev'tRead the original story

    Friday | GhanaWeb

    ... growth of companies. Expected participants include major stakeholders of AMSCO namely, the World Bank, International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Africa Development Bank (AfDB). AMSCO a regional project of the UNDP set up to develop management ...

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  8. World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Visits UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | WebWire

    ... (IBRD) and the International Development Association (IDA), which together form the World Bank; the International Finance Corporation (IFC); the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA); and the International Centre for Settlement of ...

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  9. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Reuters

    ... registered shares in Aleo Solar and would offer 1.50 euros ($1.9379) per share. ** The World Bank's International Finance Corporation (IFC) will take a 15 percent stake in the paid-up capital of Pakistan's Bank Alfalah, the Karachi-based lender ...

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  10. World Bank's IFC to take 15 pct stake in Pakistan's Bank AlfalahRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Reuters

    The World Bank's International Finance Corporation will take a 15 percent stake in the paid-up capital of Pakistan's Bank Alfalah, the Karachi-based lender said in a statement. Under the agreement, which still requires regulatory approval, Bank Alfalah will issue shares to IFC valued at 28 rupees per share, while IFC has an option to buy additional equity of 5 percent before year-end.

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  11. Mobile phone quiz educates Cambodian factory workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | SciDev.Net

    ... which is part of a global partnership between UN agency the International Labour Organization and the International Finance Corporation, part of the World Bank Group. The project uses a software that includes voice recognition to quiz callers about ...

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  12. Lydian International Limited Plans Initial $426 Million Investment In ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Groong

    ... management is in early discussions with a number of potential lenders, including commercial banks, the International Finance Corporation and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development for project financing. Lydian International submitted ...

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  13. The Myanmar Times: Job creation falling short: U Serge Pun - Jeremy Mullins and Nyan Lynn AungRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Burmanet

    ... investment in areas like industry, infrastructure and industrial zones to create job opportunities. International Finance Corporation vice president for Asia Pacific Karin Finkelston said the Myanmar economy has seen great momentum. The Asian ...

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  14. Cameroon: FCFA 65 Billion Needed to Extend Kribi Gas Fired PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | AllAfrica.com

    ... next month, October. "The long-term financing will then be mobilised with international lenders led by International Finance Corporation (IFC) a subsidiary of the World Bank Group. The plan is to have this long-term financing in place by the first ...

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  15. September 18 - ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | State Department

    ... (CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE) 10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Deputy Under Secretary for International Finance-designate at the Department of the Treasury Ramin Toloui, at the Department of State. (CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE) 12:30 p.m. Under ...

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  16. UPDATE 1-Lafarge, Wartsila, IFC plans 220 MW Nigeria power plant to cost $400 mlnRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Reuters

    ... Lafarge Africa, the Nigerian arm of the world's biggest cement maker, will manage the project. The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the World Bank's private sector development division, will provide financial support and advisory services. ...

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  17. Ukrainian Elections May Ease Way Toward Bailout OverhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Wall Street Journal

    ... giving the Maydan administration some breathing space at the outset," Mr. Ash said. The Institute of International Finance , an industry group representing the world's largest private banks and other financial firms, warned as much even before the ...

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  18. Afrimax Group plots TD-LTE launches in DRC, MalawiRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The start-up, which claims to hold licences and spectrum in 14 countries across sub-Saharan Africa - with plans underway to secure a further seven concessions - is currently hiring Radio Access Network and Rwanda . The networks were deployed following assistance from the International Finance Corporation .

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  19. Too much reliance on US as global growth engine, IIF saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Business Times

    THE body which speaks on behalf of the world's leading banks and other financial institutions has warned that the global economy appears to have become overly reliant on one growth engine - the United States - even as other important engines are "sputtering". In a regular report published on Tuesday, however, the Washington-based Institute of International Finance said overall growth should strengthen in the second half of 2014 and into next year, but that it would downgrade its forecasts for a number of economies, including Japan's.

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  20. Fed Dims Emerging Markets' AllureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Wall Street Journal

    ... n average $38 billion a month between May and July, according to the latest data from the Institute of International Finance.

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