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We have been talking to the government about how to make sure such decisions are taken properly and maybe in this case to actually, we think, re-think this decision because it would affect investors like us and the World bank and others as well.
The Canadians' decision to join this bank will greatly strengthen the management of this institution. We can see that the U.S.'s attitude towards AIIB is showing signs of changing, as it's encouraging the World Bank to cooperate more with the AIIB.
The thing that's really important about Paul's contribution for the World Bank Group is that he developed this endogenous theory of growth and the notion is that you really have got to invest internally including in your people, skills and education to really come up with some of the technological innovations that will drive growth.
India's plans to virtually triple the share of renewable energy by 2030 will both transform the country's energy supply and have far-reaching global implications in the fight against climate change. The World Bank Group will do all it can to help India meet its ambitious targets, especially around scaling up solar energy.
It still seems unlikely that the Fed would move in June, firstly because there may not be enough positive data available to act with confidence, and secondly because to do so would suggest that the U.S. central bank doesn't really consider the U.K. referendum a significant enough tail risk, despite all the siren calls to the contrary, from bodies like the IMF, OECD, World Bank, not to mention President Obama.
The World Bank and the IMF are in active dialogue with the government of Azerbaijan, discussing both immediate and longer-term measures in response to the pressure on the local currency and low oil prices. The World Bank stands ready to provide necessary assistance to Azerbaijan, including budget support.
The AIIB is specifically for infrastructure so we see it as a supplement to projects in Nepal funded by the ADB (Asian Development Bank) and World Bank.
If the first week is anything to go by we are in for a long, volatile and very exhausting year. The week started on a bad note and ended on a good one but the market response, worryingly, was the same to both – sell, sell, sell. China has torpedoed the hopes of the optimists. The third leg of the financial crises involving emerging markets that the IMF, World Bank, BIS and various messengers of doom had warned of has come into play.
The fact is that he made mistakes, they are not, in our view, firing offences. Separately, at some point in the future, there are going to be conversations about the proper stewardship of the World Bank. And, Mr. Wolfowitz himself, says that what you need to have is a full, fair conversation about what is going to be best for the future of the bank. In that sense, all options are on the table.
Why on earth would you listen to the World Bank, or any other global organisation like that? They generally get absolutely everything wrong.
For us it is very important to continue cooperation with the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. We badly need investment and in order to gain more legitimacy and improve his reputation with Europe, Yanukovych will not clearly steer a course towards Russia.
The only thing that could be done would be to recast the governance of the IMF, the World Bank and the other international financial institutions. But here the solution is very simple, everybody knows it. We need to have a Euro area seat at the IMF with a much smaller share and a much larger share for China.
Christine Lagarde sounded less pessimistic in her assessment of Europe than other observers, like the World Bank. She praised the Europeans for producing results, unlike other regions. She may have been thinking of the United States.
The EU is Kyrgyzstan's biggest donor after the World Bank. So during our meetings with EU heads, we spoke about financial circumstances, our serious budget deficit, the issues associated with an expanding democracy and honing our parliamentary system. We need to strengthen it, to reinvent our judicial system and train young journalists. These are the range of issues discussed in Brussels.
This has been confirmed by reports from international institutions, the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the United Nations. Those reports examined our institutions and the Palestinian National Authority and assessed their ability to provide services in different areas to reach the main goal.
The site of Axum is at the heart of many projects. UNESCO collaborates with other organisations such as the world bank to make this possible – with all the importance it already has and the notoriety that this operation will bring, it's one of the major sites in Africa, he said.
Elections must be held,'' Croitoru said. It's also important that we continue our financial relations with the world bank, the IMF, the EU and financial institutions.