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The Seattle Times
End poverty? It’s not as pie-in-the-sky as you may thinkFive years ago, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, set a goal to en
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 days ago
Five years ago, Dr. Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank, set a goal to end extreme poverty around the world by 2030. You may be thinking that’s nice, but not doable. But maybe it is possible. I’m not saying that it will happen, but that it is... Read more
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New Kerala
India, Pakistan to meet in Washington next month for water talks - newkerala news #259857projects.However, India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for t
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
projects.However, India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for the same purpose. World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim had announced in December 2016 that the World Bank would pause before taking further steps in each of the two... Read more
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asianage
India, Pak to meet in US next month, discuss Indus water treatyHowever, India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for the same p
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
However, India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for the same purpose. World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim had announced in December 2016 that the World Bank would pause before taking further steps in each of the two... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan,India agreed to meet again next month: WBto agree amicably on a mechanism to address the issues,” the statement said. O
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
to agree amicably on a mechanism to address the issues,” the statement said. On Dec 12, 2016, World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced that the bank would pause before taking further steps in each of the two processes requested by the... Read more
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New Kerala
Don't need third party approval for projects like Kishenganga: newkerala news #259576India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for the same purpose.
New Kerala / Posted 15 days ago
India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for the same purpose. World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim had announced in December 2016 that the World Bank would pause before taking further steps in each of the two... Read more
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New Kerala
India allowed to construct hydroelectric power plants under Indus Waters Treaty - newkerala news #259461projects.However, India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for t
New Kerala / Posted 16 days ago
projects.However, India has asked for the appointment of a Neutral Expert for the same purpose. World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim had announced in December 2016 that the World Bank would pause before taking further steps in each of the two... Read more
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FOX Business
Ivanka Trumps has private lunch with UN chief Guterreswith U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. But Haley did not attend the lunch. Ivanka T
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
with U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. But Haley did not attend the lunch. Ivanka Trump joined World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim earlier this month on the sidelines of the Group of 20 world leaders' summit to launch the Women Entrepreneurs... Read more
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FOX Business
Ivanka Trumps has private lunch with UN chief Guterreswith U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. But Haley did not attend the lunch. Ivanka T
FOX Business / Posted 20 days ago
with U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. But Haley did not attend the lunch. Ivanka Trump joined World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim earlier this month on the sidelines of the Group of 20 world leaders' summit to launch the Women Entrepreneurs... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Ivanka Trumps has private lunch with UN chief Guterreswith U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. But Haley did not attend the lunch. Ivanka T
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
with U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley. But Haley did not attend the lunch. Ivanka Trump joined World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim earlier this month on the sidelines of the Group of 20 world leaders' summit to launch the Women Entrepreneurs... Read more
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The Star
Indonesia president seeks to tap Haj fund to help fix infrastructureDarmin Nasution, coordinating minister for economics, said on Wednesday that vi
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
Darmin Nasution, coordinating minister for economics, said on Wednesday that visiting World Bank president Jim Yong Kim offered to Widodo to help Indonesia get more international funding for priority infrastructure projects. No... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
World Bank: Indonesia needs $500 bn for infrastructureWorld Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim delivers a speech during the Indonesia
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim delivers a speech during the Indonesia Infrastructure Finance Forum in Jakarta, Indonesia, July 25, 2017. (Reuters photo) JAKARTA -- World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim said on Tuesday that Indonesia needs... Read more
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KERA North Texas
What Really Happened At That Robotics Competition You've Heard So Much Aboutlike one big party, not so much a goodbye. It was a celebration with a hopeful
KERA North Texas / Posted 26 days ago
like one big party, not so much a goodbye. It was a celebration with a hopeful message delivered by World Bank President Jim Yong Kim: "You are the first generation in human history that can end extreme poverty in the world," Kim said. "And from... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
What Really Happened At That Robotics Competition You've Heard So Much Aboutlike one big party, not so much a goodbye. It was a celebration with a hopeful
KPBS San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
like one big party, not so much a goodbye. It was a celebration with a hopeful message delivered by World Bank President Jim Yong Kim: "You are the first generation in human history that can end extreme poverty in the world," Kim said. "And from... Read more
27d
dna
Crafting a new world order: The shift from the West to Asia will have India as its focusman since its founding in 1944. This bad habit was only partially broken in 201
dna / Posted 27 days ago
man since its founding in 1944. This bad habit was only partially broken in 2012 when an American of South Korean descent, Jim Yong Kim, became the bank’s first non-white president. The change was cosmetic since Kim is a US citizen. No non-American... Read more
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DW
Microfinance - 'it has symbolic value' |G20 summit where you participated in a panel (main picture fourth person from l
DW / Posted 28 days ago
G20 summit where you participated in a panel (main picture fourth person from left between Ivanka Trump and World Bank head Jim Yong Kim) over the so-called Ivanka Fund, which is expected to be endowed with $325 million to promote women... Read more

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