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  • World Bank to loan Bangladesh $2 billion for climate fight Oct 19, 2016 08:56 AM IST

    World Bank to loan Bangladesh $2 billion for climate fight

    Bangladesh has been one of the worst victims of global warming, with thousands of people being killed by cyclones in recent years that have become more frequent and deadlier.

  • World Bank sets $16 bn plan for climate fight in Africa Nov 25, 2015 01:25 PM IST

    World Bank sets $16 bn plan for climate fight in Africa

    The plan will be presented at COP21, the 12-day UN climate summit that opens Monday in Paris.

  • World Bank gives $5 bn to improve education in poor nations May 19, 2015 03:36 AM IST

    World Bank gives $5 bn to improve education in poor nations

    The bank said it would spend USD 5 billion by 2020 - double its spending of the previous five years - in an bid to reach more than 120 million children who are out of school and some 250 million more who cannot read or write despite attending school.

  • World Bank projects 6.4% economic growth in India for 2015 Jan 11, 2015 04:09 PM IST

    World Bank projects 6.4% economic growth in India for 2015

    Speaking at the Vibrant Gujarat summit here, he said the World Bank was committed to catalysing a vibrant India and there is much reason for optimism. "We project that India will be a bright spot in an otherwise medium global economic outlook.

  • Global economy still in danger zone: World Bank president Sep 23, 2011 04:44 PM IST

    Global economy still in danger zone: World Bank president

    While opening up the meetings, World Bank president Robert Zoellick and IMF managing director Christine Lagarde highlighted the fragile state of the world economy.

  • G20 must act to stabilise food prices: World Bank Jan 06, 2011 10:17 AM IST

    G20 must act to stabilise food prices: World Bank

    Free markets rather than protectionist policies are the solution to volatile food prices and the G20 should take steps to prioritise the provision of food for the poor, World Bank President Robert Zoellick said.

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