World Bank Offers $2bn 4-year Package
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World Bank Offers $2bn 4-year Package

World Bank Managing Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati has said that confidence of the public and…

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World Bank approves $12 billion loan for Pakistan
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World Bank approves $12 billion loan for Pakistan

The World Bank has approved a $12 billion loan for cash-strapped Pakistan to be given…

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Investment Roadshow : Exploring investment opportunities in KP, FATA
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Investment Roadshow : Exploring investment opportunities in KP, FATA

KARACHI: Project Management Units of the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Federally Administered Tribal…

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World Bank cuts East Asia growth estimate; welcomes BOJ stimulus
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World Bank cuts East Asia growth estimate; welcomes BOJ stimulus

SINGAPORE: The World Bank on Monday scaled back slightly its 2013 growth forecasts for emerging…

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Islamabad likely to seek $5-6b package
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Islamabad likely to seek $5-6b package

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and International Monetary Fund (IMF) would hold talks next month (April) in Washington…

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World food prices up 10%
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World food prices up 10%

WASHINGTON: The World Bank said Thursday that drought in the US and Eastern Europe crop…

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Irrigation system: ‘This system will leave Punjab indebted’
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Irrigation system: ‘This system will leave Punjab indebted’

LAHORE: Speakers at a discussion held on Sunday about the Indus Basin Water Treaty between…

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Generation of 4,320MW : WB agrees to provide funds for Dasu project
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Generation of 4,320MW : WB agrees to provide funds for Dasu project

ISLAMABAD: World Bank (WB) has agreed to provide financial assistance for 4320 megawatts (MW) Dasu…

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WB allocates $1.8 billion for Pakistan development projects
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WB allocates $1.8 billion for Pakistan development projects

WASHINGTON: The World Bank (WB) has allocated an unprecedented amount of $1.8 billion for Pakistan’s…

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World Bank picks Kim as president
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World Bank picks Kim as president

The World Bank chose Korean-born American health expert Jim Yong Kim as its new president,…

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What should the World Bank do?
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What should the World Bank do?

Jose Antonio Ocampo: I have been honored by World Bank directors representing developing countries and…

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World Bank candidate interviews April 9-11: Ocampo
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World Bank candidate interviews April 9-11: Ocampo

WASHINGTON: The World Bank will interview the three candidates to succeed president Robert Zoellick on…

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Innovative World Bank’s Financing Mode: Pakistan to use World Bank Disbursement Link Indicators
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Innovative World Bank’s Financing Mode: Pakistan to use World Bank Disbursement Link Indicators

ISLAMABAD: In order to mitigate the impact of suspension of programme lending and budgetary support,…

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Finance Minister meets IMF, World Bank leaders
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Finance Minister meets IMF, World Bank leaders

WASHINGTON: Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh met with leaders of major financial institutions here…

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