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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday introduced David Malpass, a Treasury official he has nominated to lead the World Bank, as the "right person to take on this incredibly important job."Malpass, who is now Trump's undersecretary for international affairs at the Treasury Department, has been a sharp...
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Philip Morris International Inc. is trying to burnish its image, most recently among the international, socially conscientious elite at Davos. But even as its upcoming earnings are expected to underscore its migration away from cigarettes, the World Health Organization says it’s not buying into the idea that the...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- USF St. Petersburg is once again the co-organizer and host of the St. Petersburg Conference on World Affairs February 12-15. Now in its seventh year, the conference that brings together diplomatic, military, media and academic experts along with thousands of citizens will focus many of its...
(Bloomberg) -- Billionaire investor Robert Friedland said the copper deposit Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. is developing in the Democratic Republic of Congo has the potential to become the world’s No. 2 mine for the metal.“Kamoa-Kakula will become the world’s second-largest copper mine with peak annual production of more than...
Europe's economic malaise has had a real impact on investment and deal-making, says the CEO of asset manager Lazard. Brexit in particular, he says, is a key concern. "From an M&A perspective, Brexit is putting a lot of things on hold because we're getting closer to...
The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) – the country's sole power distributor – has borrowed billions of dollars from foreign lenders through the Vietnamese government’s guarantees over the past years, burdening the country’s public debt, the World Bank has said. A national power grid. EVN’s debt is split into two categories,...
February 6, 2019 at 12:00a.m. President expected to make announcement later this week Associated Press WASHINGTON The World Bank may be poised for a shake-up...
BEIRUT —  Lebanon's new government will agree to implement all the economic reforms the country promised at an international donor meeting last year, its finance minister said on Tuesday after talks to set policy. Rival parties formed a new unity government on Thursday after nearly nine months of wrangling. Like...

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