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Preview: Green Credit to Bring International Regulators, Central Bankers to Beijing

May 1, 2012

Preview: Green Credit to Bring International Regulators, Central Bankers to Beijing

More than 200 regulators, commercial bankers, and representatives of non-governmental organizations will gather next month in Beijing to discuss ways of enabling and scaling up lending to environmentally friendly projects. Preview: Green Credit to Bring International Regulators, Central Bankers to Beijing

Harnessing Power from Beneath the Earth – from the Philippines to Latin America

Apr 4, 2012

Harnessing Power from Beneath the Earth – from the Philippines to Latin America

Since its privatization in 2006, Energy Development Corporation has been at the forefront of providing cheap, renewable power to Filipino businesses and households, which have been paying one of the highest electricity prices in Asia. Harnessing Power from Beneath the Earth – from the Philippines to Latin America

Clean Electricity for Millions of Indonesians

Apr 4, 2012

Clean Electricity for Millions of Indonesians

About one-third of Indonesia’s 240 million people, mostly living in rural areas, do not have electricity. To help reach these households, IFC recently invested in PT Medco Power Indonesia, an independent power producer that generates electricity Clean Electricity for Millions of Indonesians

IFC Supports Moldova’s First PPP Project to Improve Healthcare

Dec 18, 2011

IFC Supports Moldova’s First PPP Project to Improve Healthcare

It is impossible to overstate the importance of healthcare - after all, economic growth and development depend on it. But the ability of governments to provide affordable, quality healthcare is increasingly challenged by the economic environment. IFC Supports Moldova’s First PPP Project to Improve Healthcare

IFC Helps Put Togo on Map of Global Investors

Nov 7, 2011

IFC Helps Put Togo on Map of Global Investors

After years of political and economic isolation, IFC is helping Togo get back on its feet through a strategy that calls for attracting investment to the country, reducing barriers to entry for businesses, and expanding the availability of credit for After years of political and economic isolation, IFC is helping Togo get back on its feet through a strategy that calls for attracting investment to the country, reducing barriers to entry for businesses, and expanding the availability of credit for small and medium enterprises which are the engines of economic growth and job creation.

Manila Water Company

Jun 30, 2011

Manila Water Company

For decades, millions of Metro Manila residents relied on a failing government enterprise for their water supply. Manila Water Company

IFC Conference Promotes Sustainable Energy Financing in Jordan

Jun 28, 2011

IFC Conference Promotes Sustainable Energy Financing in Jordan

Across the Middle East and North Africa, IFC is raising awareness in the banking sector about sustainable energy financing opportunities targeting women, low-income households, and climate-friendly initiatives. IFC Conference Promotes Sustainable Energy Financing in Jordan

Expanding Jordan’s Leasing Market

Jun 28, 2011

Expanding Jordan’s Leasing Market

Leasing is an important source of medium and long-term financing for companies in developed and transitioning economies Expanding Jordan’s Leasing Market

With One Deal, IFC Helps Jordan Phosphate Mines Company and Jordan’s Tourism Industry

Jun 28, 2011

With One Deal, IFC Helps Jordan Phosphate Mines Company and Jordan’s Tourism Industry

When it came time for the Jordan Phosphate Mines Company to relocate its phosphate export terminal and expand its operations, IFC With One Deal, IFC Helps Jordan Phosphate Mines Company and Jordan’s Tourism Industry

IFC Promotes Infrastructure Development

Jun 28, 2011

IFC Promotes Infrastructure Development

In order to meet sustained air traffic growth, the government of Jordan sought to invite private sector participation in IFC Promotes Infrastructure Development