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New Delhi[India]. Nov. 11(ANI): Member of Parliament in Rajya Sabha Subramanian Swamy on Friday has questioned the World Bank's interference in the long standing Indus Water Dispute.
New Delhi [India], Nov. 10 (ANI): Explaining its stand over the Kishanganga matter at the World Bank India has said that it cannot be party to actions which are not in accordance with the Indus Waters Treaty.
New Delhi [India], Nov 1 (ANI): The World Bank in its latest 'Doing Business' 2017 report has suggested taking on board implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and enactment of the bankruptcy code.
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 (ANI-BusinessWireIndia): Millennium Alliance, a joint initiative of the Technology Development Board, Government of India; United States Agency for International Development; Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry; United Kingdom Agency for Internati
New Delhi [India], Oct. 26 (ANI): Mentioning the World Bank's report on Ease of Doing Business that recognises India's achievements in implementing reforms in four of the ten indicators, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asked all the Chief Secretaries and all Secretaries o
New Delhi [India], Oct. 25 (ANI): For the first time in its history, India's achievements in implementing reforms in four of the ten indicators - Trading Across Borders, Getting Electricity, Enforcing Contracts and Paying Taxes - have been recognised by the World Bank's annual
New Delhi [India], Oct.24 (ANI): The 'Make of India' programme of the government has spurred strong competition among Indian states in improving the ease of doing business in order to attract investments and drive the economies of their regions.
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct 18 (ANI): World Bank President Jim Yong Kim has said they would be funding big developmental projects in Bangladesh, except the Padma Bridge project.
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct.17 (ANI): World Bank President Jim Yong Kim on Monday announced to give an additional one billion US dollar fund to Bangladesh over the next two years as assistance for reducing malnutrition and stunting among children.
Lahore [Pakistan], Oct. 4 (ANI): Fresh statistics released by the World Bank this week show that India has an edge over Pakistan in adult female literacy and life expectancy, however, it also mentions that both the hostile neighbours face the herculean task of eradicating poverty.
Dhaka [Bangladesh], Oct. 3 (ANI): Asserting that Bangladesh has done an impressive job in reducing poverty over the last decade, the World Bank in its report on Monday said the country has the potential to end extreme poverty by 2030 if firm steps are taken to make growth more inclusive to b
London [UK], Sept. 30 (ANI): World Bank President Jim Yong Kim has warned that he will name and shame countries that fail to tackle the malnourishment and poor growth of their children, as part of a mission to rid the world of stunting.