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World Bank offers to help Pakistan tackle climate change

Islamabad, September 02, 2015 (PPI-OT): Federal Climate Change Secretary Arif Ahmed Khan said that climate change is posing a serious risk to Pakistan’s development gains and new development plans being thrashed out for achieving sustainable socio-economic development goals. “However, mainstreaming...
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World Bank approves US$ 75 million to support Temporarily Displaced Persons of Federally Administered Tribal Areas

Islamabad, August 27, 2015 (PPI-OT): The World Bank on Wednesday approved a credit of US$ 75 million to support the early recovery of families affected by the militancy crisis, promote child health, and strengthen emergency response safety net delivery systems...
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World Bank Country Director meets State Bank of Pakistan’s Acting Governor

Karachi, August 20, 2015 (PPI-OT): The World Bank Country Director for Pakistan, Mr. Rachid Benmassoud, called on Governor (Acting) State Bank of Pakistan, Mr. Saeed Ahmad, to enhance collaboration under ongoing projects for implementation of the National Fina...
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Reforms to help Pakistan achieve growth: World Bank Managing Director

Islamabad, August 04, 2015 (PPI-OT):World Bank Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Sri Mulyani Indrawati today underlined the importance of deepening Pakistan’s reforms and investments in priority development areas so that the country can achieve a...
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Prime Minister meets Managing Director World Bank

Islamabad, August 03, 2015 (PPI-OT): Ms. Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Managing Director World Bank called on Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif at PM House here today. The Prime Minister appreciated the World Banks’ continuous support to Pakistan. He said that p...
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Managing Director World Bank along with her economic team meets Minister for Finance

Islamabad, August 03, 2015 (PPI-OT): Managing Director World Bank Sri Mulyani Indrawati along with her economic team met the Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar this evening at the Finance Division. Ms. Mulyani and her team discussed with.....
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World Bank Managing Director visits Pakistan

Islamabad, August 01, 2015 (PPI-OT): World Bank Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Sri Mulyani Indrawati arrived today on a three-day visit to Pakistan. She is accompanied by Annette Dixon, Vice President for the South Asia Region of the World...
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Finance Minister chairs meeting with Director World Bank

Islamabad, July 29, 2015 (PPI-OT): The Federal Minister for Finance Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting at the Finance Division this afternoon with Director World Bank Ms. Satu Kristina Kahkonen. Ms. Kahkonen congratulated the Minister on completing s...
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World Bank approves US$ 188 million for Rehabilitation of Guddu Barrage

Islamabad, June 20, 2015 (PPI-OT): The World Bank on Friday approved US$188 million to improve the reliability and safety of the Guddu Barrage and strengthen the Sindh Irrigation Department’s capacity to operate and manage the barrages. Sindh Barrages Improv...
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