PANAMA CITY, Dec 16 (Reuters) - A unit of the World Bank will provide $300 million in financing for the ongoing construction of a 215-megawatt wind farm in Panama, which upon completion will be Central America's largest, the international lender said on Tuesday.
SAO PAULO, Dec 15 (Reuters) - The International Finance Corp , the World Bank 's investment-banking arm, and a group of partners agreed on Monday to extend $255 million in loans to Rede D'Or São Luiz SA, helping Brazil's largest hospital chain boost coverage.
CAIRO, Dec 15 (Reuters) - A senior World Bank official on Monday called on Egypt to implement promised legal and bureaucratic reforms ahead of an international conference in March where the...
school enrollment rates in sub-Saharan Africa increased to 77% in 2011, up from 58% in 1999, according to the World Bank . A large, educated workforce should attract manufacturers. As Africans' wages increase, their spending habits will impact the demand
SAO PAULO, Dec 10 (Reuters) - The International Finance Corp, the investment banking unit of the World Bank , agreed on Wednesday to endorse a planned merger between a unit of Itau Unibanco Holding SA...
MOSCOW, Dec 9 (Reuters) - The World Bank said on Friday it expected the Russian economy to contract by 0.7 percent in 2015 in its new baseline scenario before growing by 0.3 percent in 2016.
DUBAI, Dec 8 (Reuters) - The World Bank 's private sector arm has lent $200 million to Nigerian phone tower company IHS to help to fund its purchase of about 2,100 tower sites from the country's No.4 mobile operator Etisalat Nigeria.
total net assets of Franklin DynaTech Fund, as of 09/30/2014. Holdings are subject to change. 5. Source: The World Bank , 2014. 6. Facebook Inc. common stock represented 2.18% of total net assets of Franklin DynaTech Fund, as of 09
FREETOWN, Dec 3 (Reuters) - The World Bank said on Wednesday it would speed up delivery of hundreds of millions of dollars in assistance to fight Ebola in West Africa, as Sierra Leone appealed for help in plugging gaps in its response.
* MSF says Ebola response "sluggish and patchy" (Recasts, adds MSF comments)