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Presidents, Bankers, the Neo-Cold War and the World Bank

Editor’s Note: Nomi Prins is a former managing director at Goldman Sachs and a former senior managing director at Bear Stearns. I would HIGHLY recommend reading her latest book, “ 334 more words


"EITI was the Wrong Focus" and other Highlights of the Natural Resource Governance Conference

Last week, I was at a conference organised by the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), formerly Revenue Watch Institute, on the challenges and opportunities presented by falling commodity prices. 755 more words


Making The Half Empty Glass of Financial Reform Go Away

THAT CHINA’S FINANCIAL system is “unbalanced, repressed, costly to maintain and potentially unstable” will not brook many arguments among policymakers in Beijing. It is, after all, why they are deep into an extensive programme of financial reforms, reforms that are seen as central to the long-term rebalancing of the economy. 441 more words


indian economy projections

World bank :-> India’s GDP crossed the $2-trillion mark in 2014

Based on :->> gross nationa income per capita – its used to acess economies… 51 more words


World Bank Approves N39.4bn Loan For Ambode

The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank has approved $200m (about N39.4bn) credit to Lagos State to support a range of reforms relating to fiscal sustainability, budget planning, budget execution and the investment climate in the state. 341 more words


Chinese media see international bank as diplomatic coup

Chinese President Xi Jinping (front C) poses for a group photo with the delegates attending the signing ceremony for the Articles of Agreement of the AIIB at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on June 29, 2015. 262 more words

World Bank approves $200m loan for Lagos reforms

The World Bank group has approved $200m credit to Lagos State to support a
range of reforms in regards to fiscal sustainability, budget planning, budget execution… 318 more words