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2014-09-30 23:12:12

Former Deputy Secretary of Defense Confirmed WWSG for Exclusive Lecture Representation Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Ash Carter, the former

New 'Global Partnership for Oceans' Initiative Announced
2012-02-25 06:21:34

World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick announced at The Economist's World Oceans Summit a plan to better manage and protect the world's oceans.

2010-12-08 18:51:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Foreign Policy (FP) Magazine has selected Rosa Whitaker, President and CEO of The Whitaker Group (TWG), as one of its "Top 100 Global Thinkers of 2010." Ms.

2010-10-07 11:37:00

Software Developers to Design Tools to Fight Poverty Using Open Data WASHINGTON, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The World Bank Group today kicked off the "Apps for Development" competition, the first global contest of its kind. President Robert B.

2009-09-01 23:07:37

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao says his government has no plans to change its policy of stimulating the economy through fiscal and monetary measures. We will not change the orientation of our policy, Wen said in a meeting with visiting World Bank President Robert Zoellick, China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported. Data show the Chinese economy grew 7.9 percent in the second quarter after growing 7.1 percent in the first quarter.

2009-05-19 11:15:36

Poland will be borrowing $3.73 billion from World Bank to assist the country's social services, labor market and public finances, government officials said. World Bank President Robert Zoellick and Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, accompanied by Polish banking and financial experts Monday considered

2009-03-18 07:13:34

A World Bank report says 17 of the 20 nations that met for a summit in Washington in November have broken promises on protectionism. Since November, China, Russia and the United States have all passed measures that are designed to limit imports, The Washington Post reported Wednesday. Faced with a severe economic slowdown, the worrying trend toward protectionist policies could escalate to a global trade war, the newspaper said. For example, Mexico on Tuesday pledged to put restrictions on 90...

2009-03-16 10:50:00

WASHINGTON, March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- March 16, Germany's new Federal Minister of Economics and Technology, Dr. Karl-Theodor Freiherr zu Guttenberg, will arrive in Washington, D.C. for political talks.

2009-03-09 07:42:17

The ripple effects of a burst U.S.

2009-03-06 12:16:58

World Bank Group leaders said the United States and China should balance out their economic dysfunctions, which are paradoxically dissimilar. Referring to the Group of 20 industrialized nations, World Bank Group President Robert Zoellick and its Chief Economist Justin Yifu Lin, in a report published in The Washington Post Friday, said without a strong G-2, the G-20 will disappoint. The United States, Lin and Zoellick said, must rebalance saving and consumption.

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