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BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany welcomes progress in cooperation with China, especially in the financial sector, and aims to spur further development, its finance minister, Olaf Scholz, said in Beijing on Friday. German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks during the China-Germany High Level Financial Dialogue with Chinese Vice...
By Chidimma C. OkekeWorld Bank Senior Director and Head of Education Global Practice, Mr. Jaime Saavedra Chanduvi said Nigeria has one of the lowest education spending in the world, devoting only a paltry $200 to each student per year. Chanduvi who stated this at a 2-day stakeholders' workshop in...
(Bloomberg) -- The diverging fortunes of China’s equity and sovereign-bond markets became increasingly apparent this week. Load Error Stocks are under renewed threat as the Trump administration potentially dials up its campaign against what it sees as cybersecurity risks from China. Equipment makers trading in Shenzhen, Hong...
Ten years have passed since the collapse of Lehman Brothers: this unprecedented event remains today a topic of the greatest concern. Indeed, regulation theory teaches us that the major financial crises – those of 1929 and 1987, for example – prompt structural transformations with...
The Global Retail Banking Market report includes a profound summary of the key sectors of the market. This report covers information on applications, types and its regional as well as historical and future opportunities and challenges of Retail Banking market.Moreover, sub-segments and sub-sectors are explained of the Retail...
BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany and China on Friday signed agreements to strengthen coordination in banking, finance and capital markets, and pledged to further open market access and deepen their pragmatic cooperation to broaden economic ties. German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks during the China-Germany High Level Financial...
JOHANNESBURG — Mozambique's former finance minister, Manuel Chang, has been arrested in South Africa at the request of the United States, a police spokesman said on Monday.Chang, who was in charge of Mozambique's finances when it guaranteed $2 billion in secret borrowing by state-owned firms in 2013 and...
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is in no rush to strike a deal with the International Monetary Fund to deal with its balance-of-payments crisis, Finance Minister Asad Umar has told Arab News. He added that funding from “friendly countries” would help shore up the economy over the remainder of the current...
Author: Pradumna B Rana, Nanyang Technological University The new multilateral development banks (MDBs) — the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and the New Development Bank (NDB), both established in 2014 — represent a wave of decentralisation in development financing. These new MDBs were once widely considered a threat...
The World Trade Organization plays a significant role in regulating international trade, but it risks falling behind the fast-moving digital economy, a World Economic Forum official said on Thursday.The WTO, which oversees around 60 trade agreements between 164 member states, needs to update regulations for digital trading services,...

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