debt cancellation

World Bank cancels Haiti’s $36 million debt

May 28th, 2010 - 11:11 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON D.C. (BNO NEWS) – The remaining $36 million of debt owed by Haiti to the International Development Association (IDA), the Bank's fund for the poorest countries, has been canceled on Friday, ... Read more...

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Dhaka’s Padma Bridge gets hefty international funding

December 22nd, 2009 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Dec 22 (IANS) Buoyed by international donors that have committed almost cent percent funding, Bangladesh is to launch the construction of its $2.4 billion Padma Bridge by inviting tenders next ... Read more...

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G-77 urges rich nations to honour MDG commitments

April 3rd, 2008 - 12:44 am ICT by admin
Xinhua United Nations, April 2 (Xinhua) Developing countries at a UN special debate Wednesday called on industrialized countries to honour their commitments by providing more resources to help achieve the Millennium Development Goals ... Read more...

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Pakistan’s economy to remain strong: UN report

March 27th, 2008 - 11:03 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Islamabad, March 27 (Xinhua) Pakistan's economy is expected to remain strong with a growth rate of 6.5 percent, despite many challenges, a UN report said Thursday. The United Nations Economic and Social ... Read more...

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