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Kerala floods one month after: World Bank estimates Rs 25,050 crore for rebuilding state

The World Bank, in its preliminary report, has estimated that an amount of Rs 25,050 crore is necessary for rebuilding the state.

published on : 23rd September 2018

World Bank says pace of extreme poverty reduction in South Asia faster than rest of the world

Between 1990 and 2015, the world experienced a 25-percentage point drop in extreme poverty against a 35 percentage-point drop in South Asia

published on : 19th September 2018

World Bank and ADB teams visit three flood-affected districts

A 10-member World Bank (WB)-Asian Development Bank (ADB) team visited  flood-ravaged Kuttanad and Chengannur in Alappuzha district on Wednesday.

published on : 13th September 2018

KPMG to elicit views on rehab measures

The state government has prepared a project for `3,000-crore support from the World Bank for post-flood activities.

published on : 11th September 2018

Master plan revision to delay Indira Gandhi Zoological Park  redevelopment

The zoo authorities have submitted a proposal for sanctioning funds for some of the immediate works to be taken up.

published on : 3rd September 2018

World Bank offers 'strong support' for Argentina amid market turbulence

A program to strengthen and expand support for children would be considered by the World Bank board within several weeks.

published on : 1st September 2018

World Bank approves Rs 929.89 crore for Shimla's water supply project

There are six sources of drinking water supply to Shimla town with a total water supply capacity of 54 million litres per day.

published on : 31st August 2018

Tamil Nadu likely to receive USD 500 million from World Bank for building homes for the urban poor

 The World Bank is likely to provide USD 500-million assistance to Tamil Nadu for building 40,000 homes for the urban poor.

published on : 31st August 2018

State to bank on global players

Timely reconstruction of infrastructure will revive the economy and boost the confidence of people affected by the floods, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said.

published on : 30th August 2018

World Bank to provide USD 250 million loan to Rajasthan to improve power distribution 

Electricity distribution utilities (DISCOMs) in Rajasthan provide electricity to about 9.5 million customers.

published on : 28th August 2018

No World Bank loan in next six months for Amaravati

Even as AP government tries to pool in funds for the construction of the capital, the largest tranche of loan it sought from World Bank is highly unlikely to happen before next elections.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Human development index

published on : 31st July 2018

Indian digital economy will touch $1 trillion-mark by 2022

India became the sixth largest economy with a GDP of $2.59 trillion in 2017. 

published on : 15th July 2018

World Bank and Ministry of Commerce and Industry to conduct workshop to address logistics issues in India

The World Bank team was led by Regional Integration and Investment Climate Director of Trade Caroline Freund and Country Director for the World Bank in India Junaid Ahmad.

published on : 13th July 2018

Not educating girls costs USD 15-30 trillion: World Bank

Today some 132 million girls around the world between the ages of six and 17 are still not in school 75 per cent of whom are adolescents.

published on : 12th July 2018
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