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Posted: 2 months ago

Vietnam primed for 10 GW by 2030 offshore wind push

The Danish Energy Agency and the World Bank Group have prepared a roadmap for the development of off...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

World Bank: Beirut port blast caused up to $4.6 billion worth of damage to physical assets

A new damage assessment following the devastating explosion in the city of Beirut shows the blast ca...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

World Bank: 3.1TW of Offshore Wind Potential in Emerging Markets

Brazil, India, Morocco, the Philippines, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Turkey, and Vietnam have a total t...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

World Bank backs Guyana’s oil and gas policy framework with $20 million credit

The World Bank has approved a $20 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Improving Climate Resilience in Marshall Islands

The World Bank and the Government of the Republic of the Marshall Islands this week launched two cli...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

CNOOC’s Fujian LNG terminal soon to receive Q-Flex tankers

Completion of the Meizhou Bay navigation improvement project will enable CNOOC’s Fujian LNG te...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

World Bank Cuts Its Support for Oil and Gas

World Bank Group (WBG), a global multilateral development institution, said it will no longer financ...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

World Bank promises to stop financing oil & gas projects

World Bank Group, an international financial institution, has decided to stop financing upstream oil...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Deltares: Improving Tuvalu’s Maritime Sector

People from Niutao and Nanumanga, outer islands of Tuvalu, rely heavily on shipping operations for t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

World Bank OKs $345 Million Loan for Dar es Salaam Expansion

The capacity of the Port of Dar es Salaam will be increased to 25 million tons over the next seven y...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

USPA, World Bank to Update Ports Development Strategy

The Ukrainian Seaports Authority (USPA) has just announced that they will update the Ports Developme...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Piedroba Experts Host World Bank’s Dredging Study Tour

​Piedroba’s Dr. Luis Prieto-Portar and Jelle Prins recently assisted the World Bank in organizing a ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

World Bank Supports Pacific Resilience Project II

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors yesterday approved grant financing for a project that ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

India to Develop Its First Modern Inland Waterway

The World Bank will support India with a $375 million loan in their plans to develop its first moder...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

IFC Supports Construction of New Yuzhny Terminal

IFC – International Finance Corporation, a member of the World Bank Group, is providing a $37 ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Deltares and World Bank: Working with Natural Solutions

Throughout the world, nature-based solutions are gaining ground over traditional engineering solutio...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

More Contracts in Poland for Sweco

Sweco, a Swedish engineering consultancy company, has signed new consultant service agreements for t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Report: Tanzania to Get Funds for Dar es Salaam Port Expansion

Tanzania’s port of Dar es Salaam has taken a step toward a major expansion project as the Worl...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

World Bank allocates $500M for Ghana’s Sankofa project

World Bank members IFC and MIGA will commit more than half a billion dollars in debt and guarantees ...

Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

New Guidelines for Better Valuing Natural Solutions for Coastal Protection

With more than $300 billion paid out by insurers for coastal storm damage in just the past 10 years,...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

World Bank backs RE in developing countries

World Bank Group intends to help developing countries add 30 GW of renewable energy to the worldR...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Governor Urges World Bank to Accelerate JEDI Implementation

Jakarta Governor Tjahaja Purnama has urged the World Bank to accelerate the implementation of the Ja...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

World Bank cuts its 2016 crude oil forecast to $37

The World Bank is lowering its 2016 forecast for crude oil prices to $37 per barrel in its latest Co...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

India Enters Deals for Coastal Protection

Indian Government and the World Bank yesterday signed two financing agreements aimed at reducing vul...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

BG supports World Bank gas flaring initiative

LNG player BG Group said it is supporting the World Bank ‘Zero Routine Flaring by 2030’ ...

Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

BG supports World Bank gas flaring initiative

LNG player BG Group said it is supporting the World Bank ‘Zero Routine Flaring by 2030’ ...

Posted: over 5 years ago