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India moves up by just one notch on World Bank's 'ease of doing business' index

By : sustainabilityo..., Oct 27, 2016

After pinning its hopes on a significant improvement in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Index, India has managed to move up by only one rank in the Doing Business Report 2017. India’s...

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World Bank pledges $1b for India’s solar mission

By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 1, 2016

The World Bank today announced plans to provide more than $1 billion to support India’s solar initiatives. An agreement to this effect was signed on Thursday when World Bank Group President Jim...

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Piyush Goyal to seek soft loans for renewables from World Bank

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 29, 2016

Power Minister Piyush Goyal today said he will seek low-cost and long-term finance for clean energy projects in his meeting with World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim tomorrow.


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Subject Tags: finance , The World Bank

Rooftop solar projects to get $1.5 billion foreign aid

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 12, 2016

The World Bank, Asian Development Bank and the New Development Bank formed by the BRICS nations are providing loans to boost India's rooftop solar programme.


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India to remain bright spot of global economy: World Bank

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 8, 2016

India will continue to be the bright spot of the global economy and is projected to grow at a robust 7.8 per cent in fiscal 2016-17, more than a percentage point higher than China’s, according...

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World Bank keen to partner Orissa in mining, agro sector

By : Anonymous, Mar 30, 2012

The World Bank has identified water management, environment, mining, natural resources, agro business and social sustainability as the areas of future cooperation with Orissa as it looks to step up knowledge and financial support to bolster its two-decade long partnership...

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