TEHRAN, Apr 11 - The World Bank estimates the direct economic losses from Cyclone Idai in Mozambique to range from $656 million-$773 million (590.26 million pounds), covering damage to buildings, infrastructure and agriculture, a note sent out via the United Nations said on Thursday.
News ID: 37746 Publish Date : 2019/04/11
TEHRAN, October 17 - Despite progress in reducing extreme poverty, nearly half the world's population lives on less than $5.50 a day, with a rising share of the poor in wealthier economies, the World Bank said Wednesday.
News ID: 30303 Publish Date : 2018/10/17
TEHRAN, October 11 - The World Bank Group unveiled a new system on Thursday to rank countries based on their success in developing human capital, an effort to prod governments to invest more effectively in education and healthcare.
News ID: 30063 Publish Date : 2018/10/11
TEHRAN, April 05 - The World Bank and the Islamic Development Bank want to increase the use of long-term investments in Islamic finance, tasking the industry with reducing its reliance on Islamic banks in favor of a wider array of institutions.
News ID: 21324 Publish Date : 2018/04/05
TEHRAN, March 20 - Climate change, already a growing driver of migration, forcing families to flee water scarcity, crop failure and rising sea levels, may cause as many as 143 million people to be displaced by 2050, the World Bank has concluded in a new report.
News ID: 20828 Publish Date : 2018/03/20
TEHRAN, February 8 - The head of the World Bank compared cryptocurrencies to “Ponzi schemes,” the latest financial voice to raise questions about the legitimacy of digital currencies such as Bitcoin.
News ID: 19031 Publish Date : 2018/02/08
TEHRAN, February 2 - The World Bank in its newest report said that life expectancy in Iran has grown to 76 from 45 during the timeframe of 1960-2015.
News ID: 18723 Publish Date : 2018/02/02
TEHRAN, January 27 - Iran came in 27th in World Economic Forum’s latest ranking of 74 emerging economies based on the Inclusive Development Index.
News ID: 18425 Publish Date : 2018/01/27
TEHRAN, January 16 - Russia's new government after its March presidential election should invest more in education and healthcare to help spur economic growth, the World Bank's chief executive officer said on Tuesday.
News ID: 18005 Publish Date : 2018/01/16
Recent World Bank report titled 'Global Economic Prospects', predicted gross domestic product growth for Iran at 5.2 percent in 2017.
News ID: 7212 Publish Date : 2017/01/12
Tehran, YJC. A Mashhad University Medical Sciences faculty member has registered 498 fungal genes in World Gene Bank.
News ID: 6076 Publish Date : 2015/01/19
Tehran, YJC. Tayyeb Nia and Bougara has discussed Lake Urmia, roads safety, and other concerns about Iran.
News ID: 4770 Publish Date : 2014/08/05
The Russian economy could shrink by up to 1.8 percent this year because of the effects of the crisis in Ukraine, the World Bank estimated on Wednesday.
News ID: 3797 Publish Date : 2014/03/26
Tehran, YJC. Tayebnia says his ministry will consult international organizations to improve the country’s economic policies.
News ID: 2420 Publish Date : 2013/10/17
Tehran, YJC. Iran’s Minister of Economy has met with Tajikistan’s Minister of Economic Development and Trade.
News ID: 2404 Publish Date : 2013/10/15