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2009-02-25 07:00:00

CALGARY, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bankers Petroleum Ltd. ("Bankers" or the "Company")(TSX: BNK, AIM: BNK) is pleased to announce that it has formally entered into negotiations with the International Finance Corporation ("IFC") (a member of the World Bank Group), and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development ("EBRD") for provision of a reserve-based long-term financing of up to US$110 million to fund upcoming capital requirements and working capital needs for the Company's...

2008-11-26 12:25:52

The economies of Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia are set for pronounced slowdowns in 2009, a bank that supports development in those regions said. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development said Central Europe and the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania will see growth slow from 4.3 percent this year to 2.2 percent in 2009. Southeastern Europe will see their growth gaining from 6.2 percent in 2007 to 6.55 percent in 2008. But, that pace should slow...

2008-07-09 09:00:46

WHITEHORSE, YT, July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- European Goldfields Limited (TSX / AIM: EGU) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Rachovides as Executive Vice President of the Company. He retains his existing directorships of European Goldfields Limited and Hellas Gold SA, and will become a member of the senior executive team. He will directly support the activities of the Company's Greek business and his role will also cover business development, investor...

2008-06-24 02:30:09

Text of report by privately-owned Kyrgyz news agency 24.kg website In all, 59 projects of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development [EBRD] worth 202m euros are being implemented in Kyrgyzstan, the Kyrgyz Finance Ministry has reported referring to a meeting between the finance minister of Kyrgyzstan, Tadzhikan Kalimbetova, and the EBRD's director for Central Asia, Masaru Honma. According to the ministry, the programmes are aimed at developing telecommunications, energy industry,...

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