Feb 17, 2021 04:33 PM IST
The 66-year-old Nigerian economist Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is the new head of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). A skilled negotiator who has brokered numerous agreements, Ngozi is a global finance expert, an economist and international development professional with over 30 years of experience working in Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America and North America.
- Feb 17, 2021 10:40 AM IST
A well-functioning multilateral trade body under the stewardship of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala should be beneficial for India and other developing nations
- Feb 06, 2021 02:45 PM IST
The 66-year-old is looking to make more history as she bids to become the first African and woman to head the World Trade Organization (WTO).
- Sep 28, 2016 07:22 AM IST
The board of the World Bank has unanimously agreed to name Jim Yong Kim to a second term as president, the global lender announced today.
- Mar 24, 2012 10:58 AM IST
The World Bank has received three nominations for the post of its president, including US President Barack Obama's pick Jim Young Kim. The other two nominations received by the World Bank are Jose Antonio Ocampo, a Colombian national and Professor at Columbia University in New York and Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigerian Finance Minister.