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  1. FILE PHOTO: A coal-fired power plant is pictured near a construction site in Beijing

    Commentary: Power plants and poverty - do poor countries pay the price for climate change action?

    The World Bank’s climate focus is at odds with what the world’s poorest citizens want, says economist Bjorn Lomborg.
  2. FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump introduces the U.S. candidate in election for the next Pres

    World Bank board elects US Treasury's Malpass as next president

    The World Bank told Reuters on Friday that its executive board unanimously approved David Malpass, the U.S. Treasury Department's top diplomat, as ...
  3. Christine Lagarde

    'Precarious' global rebound expected in late 2019: IMF's Lagarde

  4. Angela Merkel

    Reform the World Bank, IMF for changing world: Merkel

  5. Indonesia's economy expanded 5.06% in the July-September period from a year ago, a little below

    Commentary: Indonesia bids for leadership in multilateral development banks

    Indonesia has positioned itself to be a leading international donor, says Retno Maruti, senior policy analyst at Indonesia's Ministry of Finance.
  6. David Malpass

    Trump taps fierce World Bank critic to take its helm

  7. Since World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced he was cutting short his tenure, Ivanka Trump

    Commentary: Ivanka Trump for World Bank president?

    Over the 75-year history of the World Bank, its president has always been an American, says one observer.
  8. FILE PHOTO:  CEO of PepsiCo Indra Nooyi speaks at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York

    White House considering Nooyi, Malpass, Washburne as World Bank candidates: administration official

    The White House is considering former PepsiCo Inc Chief Executive Indra Nooyi, Treasury Department official David Malpass and Overseas Private ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: World Bank President Jim Yong Kim and Ivanka Trump attend an event on women's entr

    Ivanka Trump to help select candidate to lead World Bank: White House

    Ivanka Trump will help manage the Trump administration's selection of a U.S. candidate for the position of World Bank Group president, a White ...