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  1. World Bank President Jim Yong Kim is stepping down in February after six years at the helm of the

    Commentary: Did World Bank President Jim Yong Kim leave on his own accord?

    His resignation no doubt provides an opportunity for Donald Trump to push the Bank towards a more conservative global agenda, says one observer.
  2. FILE PHOTO: World Bank President Jim Yong Kim speaks at the opening ceremony for the first China In

    World Bank's Kim to join Global Infrastructure Partners

  3. Jim Yong Kim

    World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announces resignation

  4. FILE PHOTO:  U.N. Secretary-General Guterres addresses a news conference in Vienna

    UN chief calls for more pressure on Myanmar for Rohingya returns

    U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday called for more international pressure on Myanmar to create conditions safe for the return of ...
  5. Ivanka Trump Apr 26

    Ivanka defends Trump at women's summit

  6. Hurricane Matthew

    Natural disasters push 26m into poverty annually: World Bank

    The disasters also cause more than US$500 billion in lost consumption, far exceeding the value of damage to property alone.
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    IMF must be more 'vocal' on global economy, US says

    The United States called on Saturday (Oct 8) for the International Monetary Fund to speak out on crucial global economic matters, such as exchange ...
  8. G20 family photo

    G20 embraces crackdown on tax havens, warns over 'Brexit'

    Acting in the wake of the Panama Papers scandal, finance chiefs of the Group of 20 powers meeting in Washington supported proposals requiring ...
  9. Vietnam 2035 report

    World Bank unveils plan for Vietnam to reach upper-middle-income status by 2035

    To reach upper-middle-income status, Vietnam needs to grow at least seven per cent per year, the World Bank noted, calling it an "ambitious goal".