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Kansas City InfoZine
World Bank Middle East and North Africa Support Support Will Amount to $20 billion US in the Next Five Years London - infoZi
World Bank Middle East and North Africa Support
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted yesterday
Support Will Amount to $20 billion US in the Next Five Years London - infoZine - World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced that the World Bank Group will be tripling its commitment to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S.$90 Million Kenema-Pendembu Road Handed OverThe ISU Engineering and Construction Company, a South Korean company, Wednesday
U.S.$90 Million Kenema-Pendembu Road Handed Over
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The ISU Engineering and Construction Company, a South Korean company, Wednesday, 27 January handed over the newly reconstructed and upgraded Kenema-Pendembu road to the Sierra Leone Roads Authority (SLRA). The reconstruction and upgrading of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IDB Unveils Reconstruction Plan for Northern NigeriaThe Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has said it would develop a comprehensive pl
IDB Unveils Reconstruction Plan for Northern Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has said it would develop a comprehensive plan for the reconstruction of Northern Nigeria. The Bank's President, Dr. Ahmad Mohamed Ali, made the declaration in Jeddah, the headquarters of IDB, yesterday when he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
North Rebuilding - Govs, Islamic Bank Open Talks in JeddaBy Midat Joseph and Tony Egbulefu Select governors from the northeast, northwe
North Rebuilding - Govs, Islamic Bank Open Talks in Jedda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Midat Joseph and Tony Egbulefu Select governors from the northeast, northwest and north central, geopolitical zones representing the 19 Governors of the region, will today (Sunday) begin a three-day meeting with top executives of the Islamic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Northern Governors Meet Islamic Development Bank Officials in Saudi ArabiaWorried by developmental challenges facing Northern Nigeria, some northern gove
Northern Governors Meet Islamic Development Bank Officials in Saudi Arabia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Worried by developmental challenges facing Northern Nigeria, some northern governors will on Sunday begin a three-day meeting with top executives of the Islamic Development Bank in Jedda, Saudi Arabia. Sunday is a working day in the Islamic country... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Islamic Development Bank Agrees to Help Develop Northern NigeriaThe Islamic Development Bank, IDB, will work with Nigerian officials to develop
Islamic Development Bank Agrees to Help Develop Northern Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Islamic Development Bank, IDB, will work with Nigerian officials to develop a comprehensive plan for the reconstruction of Northern Nigeria, the Bank's President, Ahmad Ali, has said. Mr. Ali stated this in Jeddah, the headquarters of IDB, on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive BoardI am delighted to welcome all present to this First Regular Session of the UNDP
Statement to the First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
I am delighted to welcome all present to this First Regular Session of the UNDP Executive Board. Let me begin by congratulating H. E. Mr. Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Armenia, on his election as President of the... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Bangladesh PM’s Vendetta Against Grameen Bank’s YunusIn 2012, the World Bank pulled out of its US$1.2 billion commitment to fund Ban
Bangladesh PM’s Vendetta Against Grameen Bank’s Yunus
Asia Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
In 2012, the World Bank pulled out of its US$1.2 billion commitment to fund Bangladesh’s biggest infrastructure project, a 6.1 km. multimodal bridge over the Padma River, because of clear evidence of high-level corruption. But when Bank officials... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sahar Nasr - New Fund to Support Countries Affected By Political InstabilityEgypt's International Cooperation Minister Sahar Nasr said on Sunday 24/1/2016
Sahar Nasr - New Fund to Support Countries Affected By Political Instability
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Egypt's International Cooperation Minister Sahar Nasr said on Sunday 24/1/2016 a meeting of the World Bank Group and the Islamic Development Bank will be held in Amman on Monday 25/1/2016 to establish a new Fund for the Arab region. In statements... Read more
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Orange County Register
International donors may extend cheap loans to Middle Eastern countries hosting majority of Syrian refugeesAMMAN, Jordan – Faced with a chronic shortfall in Syria aid, the World Bank and
International donors may extend cheap loans to Middle Eastern countries hosting majority of Syrian refugees
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
AMMAN, Jordan – Faced with a chronic shortfall in Syria aid, the World Bank and other donors are promoting new ideas, including interest-free development loans for the hard-hit Middle Eastern countries that are hosting most refugees. The idea was... Read more
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ABC News
Cheap Loans Proposed to Ease Aid Gap in Syria Refugee CrisisFaced with a chronic shortfall in Syria aid, the World Bank and other donors ar
Cheap Loans Proposed to Ease Aid Gap in Syria Refugee Crisis
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
Faced with a chronic shortfall in Syria aid, the World Bank and other donors are promoting new ideas, including interest-free development loans for the hard-hit Middle Eastern countries that are hosting most refugees. The idea was discussed at a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Cheap loans proposed to ease aid gap in Syria refugee crisisAMMAN, Jordan — International lenders and the Middle Eastern countries hosting
Cheap loans proposed to ease aid gap in Syria refugee crisis
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
AMMAN, Jordan — International lenders and the Middle Eastern countries hosting most Syrian refugees on Monday looked for ways out of a chronic aid shortage, such as offering cheap loans to hard-hit Jordan and Lebanon. The idea of potentially... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cheap loans proposed to ease aid gap in Syria refugee crisisAMMAN, Jordan (AP) - International lenders and the Middle Eastern countries hos
Cheap loans proposed to ease aid gap in Syria refugee crisis
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) - International lenders and the Middle Eastern countries hosting most Syrian refugees on Monday looked for ways out of a chronic aid shortage, such as offering cheap loans to hard-hit Jordan and Lebanon. The idea of potentially... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Only Few Rich Funding NRM Campaigns - MuseveniSome weeks ago, I wrote an article under the same heading [The joy of campaigni
Only Few Rich Funding NRM Campaigns - Museveni
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Some weeks ago, I wrote an article under the same heading [The joy of campaigning for NRM] to inform the readers about my observations on the campaign trail. Today, the 17th January, 2016, I have addressed rallies in 196 constituencies without... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Museveni - Uganda's Future Is Bright. Down With the SchemersSome weeks ago, I wrote an article under the same heading to inform the readers
Museveni - Uganda's Future Is Bright. Down With the Schemers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Some weeks ago, I wrote an article under the same heading to inform the readers about my observations on the campaign trail. Today, the 17th January, 2016, I have addressed rallies in 196 constituencies without including the one I will address today... Read more
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Herald Sun
Uber, rich Muslims could help plug aid gap A $US15 billion ($A21.94 billion) shortfall in global humanitarian aid could
Uber, rich Muslims could help plug aid gap
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
A $US15 billion ($A21.94 billion) shortfall in global humanitarian aid could be addressed by tapping into innovative sources of finance, such as smartphone apps, the football industry and wealthy Islamic... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Uber, rich Muslims could help plug aid gap A $US15 billion ($A21.94 billion) shortfall in global humanitarian aid could
Uber, rich Muslims could help plug aid gap
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
A $US15 billion ($A21.94 billion) shortfall in global humanitarian aid could be addressed by tapping into innovative sources of finance, such as smartphone apps, the football industry and wealthy Islamic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Financing of the Filingue-Tahoua Road Project (Lot-3) in the Republic of NigerA Loan Agreement was signed today in Niamey between the Republic of Niger and t
Financing of the Filingue-Tahoua Road Project (Lot-3) in the Republic of Niger
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
A Loan Agreement was signed today in Niamey between the Republic of Niger and the Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development, whereby the Fund will provide a Loan in the Amount of 6.0 Million Kuwaiti Dinars (equivalent to about US$20.4 Million), to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Togo Signs Agreement With Islamic Development BankTogo has signed three funding agreements worth 194 million U.S. dollars with th
Togo Signs Agreement With Islamic Development Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Togo has signed three funding agreements worth 194 million U.S. dollars with the Islamic Development Bank (IDB). The agreements were signed on Wednesday in Jeddah during the visit to Saudi Arabia by Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UNEP and Islamic Development Bank Sign Agreement On Environmental ConservationJeddah, Saudi Arabia — The Memorandum of Understanding is initially set to run
UNEP and Islamic Development Bank Sign Agreement On Environmental Conservation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia — The Memorandum of Understanding is initially set to run until June 2018. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) today agreed on wide-ranging cooperation on environmental... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IFIF 2016 to Address Regulatory Challenges to Accelerate Development of Islamic Finance in AfricaKhartoum — Historic Africa forum to host key policymakers to drive discussions
IFIF 2016 to Address Regulatory Challenges to Accelerate Development of Islamic Finance in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Khartoum — Historic Africa forum to host key policymakers to drive discussions on regulations enabling integration of Islamic finance into financial system and realizing Islamic finance potential The upcoming second International Forum on Islamic... Read more
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Daily Star
UN wants to raise price of flights and football to pay for refugeesWARNING: The cost of football could soar under UN plans United Nations officia
UN wants to raise price of flights and football to pay for refugees
Daily Star / Posted 18 days ago
WARNING: The cost of football could soar under UN plans United Nations officials have suggested introducing taxes on airline and footie tickets to pay for the surge of migrants into Europe. The move – branded a 'tax on fun' by critics – could also... Read more
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express
Now UN could hike price of flights, concerts and football matches to pay for refugees UNITED Nations bureaucrats have suggested hiking the price of flights and foo
Now UN could hike price of flights, concerts and football matches to pay for refugees
express / Posted 18 days ago
UNITED Nations bureaucrats have suggested hiking the price of flights and football matches in a bid to tackle the global refugee crisis. The price of football... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kaduna to Build six New Science Secondary Schools, Upgrade Teachers Retirement LevelThe Kaduna State Executive Council has approved the establishment of six new sc
Kaduna to Build six New Science Secondary Schools, Upgrade Teachers Retirement Level
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
The Kaduna State Executive Council has approved the establishment of six new science secondary schools across the state. The new schools, according to the Commissioner for Education and Science, Dr Shehu Usman Adamu, would be financed by a USD17.3... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Teachers in Kaduna Can Now Rise to Level 17By Andrew Agbese and Christiana T. Alabi Kaduna — The Kaduna State Government
Teachers in Kaduna Can Now Rise to Level 17
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
By Andrew Agbese and Christiana T. Alabi Kaduna — The Kaduna State Government has approved a career enhancement programme for teachers in the state and has included teachers among categories of workers that can rise to Grade Level 17. The government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Setback to Telcos in Uganda As Islamic Banking Wins in New LawA new law has applied the brakes to the telecommunications firms' offensive aga
Setback to Telcos in Uganda As Islamic Banking Wins in New Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
A new law has applied the brakes to the telecommunications firms' offensive against the Ugandan banking industry. However, the law has created new financing and investment opportunities for local businesses and entrepreneurs interested in Islamic... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
UN eyes tax on football tickets, Uber to raise aid fundsUN eyes tax on football tickets, Uber fares to raise funds for humanitarian aid
UN eyes tax on football tickets, Uber to raise aid funds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
UN eyes tax on football tickets, Uber fares to raise funds for humanitarian aid A $21 billion shortfall in global humanitarian aid could be addressed by tapping into innovative sources of finance, like smartphone apps, the football industry and... Read more
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Zawya
Get Uber, FIFA and rich Muslims to help plug aid gap- experts By Tom Esslemont LONDON, Jan 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A $15 billion
Get Uber, FIFA and rich Muslims to help plug aid gap- experts
Zawya / Posted 20 days ago
By Tom Esslemont LONDON, Jan 17 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A $15 billion shortfall in global humanitarian aid could be addressed by tapping into innovative sources of finance, such... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ICD supports Ivory Coast to successfully Issue SukukSaturday, 16 January 2016, 12:37 pmPress Release: African Press OrganisationICD
ICD supports Ivory Coast to successfully Issue Sukuk
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Saturday, 16 January 2016, 12:37 pmPress Release: African Press OrganisationICD supports Ivory Coast to successfully Issue the largest West African Sovereign SukukThe Islamic Corporation for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Wash SectorEfforts aimed at resolving issues surrounding fragmentation and ensuring improv
Wash Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Efforts aimed at resolving issues surrounding fragmentation and ensuring improvement in the water, sanitation and hygiene sector of Liberia continue to be the focus of the government of Liberia, development partners and civil society... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
IDB approved $90 million for polio eradication programme in PakistanISLAMABAD: The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has approved financing of $90 mil
IDB approved $90 million for polio eradication programme in Pakistan
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
ISLAMABAD: The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has approved financing of $90 million to assist the polio eradication programme in Pakistan during 2016-18. During a meeting at its Jeddah-based headquarters, the board of executive directors of IDB... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Iraq’s-sicklyWhen millions of Iraqi pensioners went to banks and cash points to receive thei
Iraq’s-sickly
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 1 months ago
When millions of Iraqi pensioners went to banks and cash points to receive their monthly pensions in December they were stunned to find that their regular payments had been drastically slashed. Some had had their pensions cut by 10 per cent or more.... Read more

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