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  1. FILE PHOTO: Kristalina Georgieva, World Bank CEO and European candidate to become the new head of t

    World Bank's Georgieva approved as new IMF chief

    Bulgarian economist Kristalina Georgieva was confirmed on Wednesday as managing director of the International Monetary Fund, the IMF said, ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Flags fly outside ConocoPhillips offices in Houston

    World Bank tribunal lowers ConocoPhillips award for Venezuela expropriation: Document

    A World Bank arbitration panel lowered an initial US$8.7 billion award to U.S. oil company ConocoPhillips as compensation for Venezuela's 2007 ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks past an electronic board showing the stock market indices of various coun

    Commentary: Many sectors are already in a recession

    The world will have to confront sustained negative supply shocks that would require a very different kind of policy response over the medium term, ...
  4. Christine Lagarde stepped away from the IMF leadership post

    Commentary: The rare, huge reform opportunity before the IMF

    The IMF needs ambitious governance reforms, says Columbia University's Jose Antonio Ocampo.
  5. 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.