Saturday October 19, 2019 02:31

WORLD BANK Press Releases

World Bank เชิญชวนเยาวชน ร่วมสร้างสรรค์งานศิลปะ ประเทศไทยในอนาคตที่เราอยากเห็น ทั่วไป—19 Sep 19

ธนาคารโลก World Bank ขอเชิญเยาวชนร่วมออกแบบประเทศไทยในอนาคตที่เราอยากเห็น ในหัวข้อ "Thailand Young Artists: Our Country, Our Future" ไม่ว่าจะเป็นด้านเศรษฐกิจ สังคม สิ่งแวดล้อม เทคโนโลยี การคมนาคม การศึกษา เพศ สุขภาพ หรือประเด็นมุมมองอื่น ๆ

SET signs MoU with IFC to drive Thai capital market towards sustainable development Stcoks—29 Aug 19

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, to jointly push the Thai capital market towards sustainability. The cooperation centers

Dr. Sansern Samalapa is nominated for Vice Minister for Commerce, Thailand. General—21 Aug 19

The cabinet approved the appointment of Dr. Sansern Samalapa for Vice Minister for Commerce. Dr. Sansern has a Ph.D. in Economics (Monetary Policy and Asian Economic Development) from Claremont Graduate University, CA USA. He was a World Bank Economist

Webb Fontaine Group FZ-LLC Signs a National Single Window Implementation Contract With the General—15 Aug 19

Following a two-stage World Bank bid, Webb Fontaine Group, Dubai was awarded a contract with Nepal Department of Customs (DOC) to Design, Supply and Build a National Single Window platform for Trade in Nepal. The Government of Nepal seeks to implement

International Arbitration Tribunal Rules It Has Jurisdiction to Hear Agility#s Dispute with Stcoks—15 Jul 19

Agility Public Warehousing Company KSCP announced today that an international arbitration tribunal constituted under the auspices of the World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) has determined that it has

ปัญหาคอร์รัปชันไทย อุปสรรคสำคัญต่อการเติบโตทางเศรษฐกิจ หุ้น—10 Jun 19

สถานการณ์คอร์รัปชันของไทยในช่วงกว่า 20 ปีที่ผ่านมาปรับแย่ลง ดัชนีมาตรฐานการควบคุมคอร์รัปชัน (Control of corruption index: CCI) ที่จัดทำโดย World Bank บ่งชี้ว่าในปี 2017 ไทยได้คะแนน -0.39 (อยู่อันดับที่ 120 จากทั้งหมด 209 ประเทศ) ปรับตัวแย่ลงจากปี 1996

World Bank Group and Germany Announce Enhanced Collaboration on Africa Development Stcoks—31 Jan 19

World Bank Group and German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) launch joint efforts in six countries WASHINGTON, January 30, 2019— The World Bank Group and the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and

Increasing Social Spending Can Boost Incomes and Consumption in China, Says World Stcoks—21 Dec 18

BEIJING, December 20, 2018—While growth is moderating, China's economy continues to perform well. China's GDP growth slowed to 6.5 percent year-on-year in the third quarter from 6.8 percent in the first half of 2018, mainly due to weaker trade and

IFC invests $90 Million in TMB bond to support small and medium sized enterprises in Stcoks—17 Dec 18

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has fully subscribed the $90 million bond issuance of TMB Bank, one of Thailand's leading banks, which is dedicated to small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). The latest bond is exclusively earmarked to expand

ภาพข่าว: สคช. ร่วมงานสัมมนา 2018 ASEAN+3 HRD Forum ปฏิทินข่าว—29 Nov 18

นายพิสิฐ รังสฤษฎ์วุฒิกุล ผู้อำนวยการสถาบันคุณวุฒิวิชาชีพ (องค์การมหาชน) ( ที่ 2 จากขวา ) ร่วมเป็นวิทยากรเกี่ยวกับนโยบายการพัฒนากำลังคนในยุค 4.0 ในงานสัมมนา 2018 ASEAN+3 HRD Forum ที่เกาะเชจู สาธารณรัฐเกาหลี ซึ่งจัดโดย World Bank และ HRD Korea

Roojai.com Eyes Growing Access to Digital Insurance after IFCs Investment IT—15 Nov 18

After a recent $7 million Series A investment from IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, Roojai.com sees the expansion of consumers' access to online car insurance products through its portal, a new insurance service especially created for drivers in

รู้ใจดอทคอม เล็งเพิ่มการเข้าถึงบริการประกันภัยออนไลน์ หลังได้รับสนับสนุนเงินทุนจาก ไอที—15 Nov 18

หลังจากได้รับเงินทุนประเภท Series A มูลค่า 7 ล้านเหรียญสหรัฐ จากบรรษัทเงินทุนระหว่างประเทศ (IFC) หนึ่งในสมาชิกของกลุ่มธนาคารโลก (The World Bank) รู้ใจดอทคอม (Roojai.com) เล็งขยายฐานลูกค้าให้สามารถเข้าถึงผลิตภัณฑ์ประกันภัยรถยนต์ออนไลน์มากยิ่งขึ้น

World Bank Helps Bangladesh Modernize Cash Transfer Programs for Poor Stcoks—29 Oct 18

DHAKA, October 28, 2018– The government of Bangladesh today signed a $300 million financing agreement with the World Bank to improve the transparency and efficiency of its major cash transfer programs for the poorest and vulnerable, including the

ASEAN Insurance Council (AIC) Invites Insurers to Support the Government on Financing the ASEAN Stcoks—25 Oct 18

AIC, a regional platform for the ASEAN insurance industry, announced a strategic commitment to invite all leading insurers taking real action to accelerate Indonesia's infrastructure investment, at the IMF -- World Bank Group (WBG) 2018 Annual Meetings

World Bank Provides US$31 million Additional Financing for Disaster Prevention in Stcoks—02 Oct 18

WASHINGTON, October 1, 2018— The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today a US$31 million additional financing to an ongoing project from the International Development Association for building resilient infrastructure and

In Ukraine, Labor, Taxation, and Social Policies Must Be Upgraded to Address Rising Inequality, Stcoks—26 Sep 18

WASHINGTON, September 25, 2018 – Social inequality across the regions of Ukraine is low, but the social gap in urban and rural areas remains wide, according to a new World Bank report. Toward a New Social Contract calls for a fundamental rethinking

African Leaders, the World Bank Group, and partners catalyze action to ensure that everyone in Stcoks—26 Sep 18

NEW YORK, September 25th, 2018 - African leaders, the World Bank Group, the United Nations, and other development partners met today on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly for the African Leaders Roundtable on Identification for Development to

Global Winners of SDGs and Her Competition celebrated at New York event Stcoks—24 Sep 18

New York, September 24, 2018 – Today, the global winners of the SDGs and Her Competition were celebrated at a side-event during the high-level week of the UN General Assembly. The contest -- co-sponsored by the World Bank Group, UNDP, UN Women, and

World Bank Board Approves Action Plan for Democratic Republic of Congo Inspection Panel Stcoks—12 Sep 18

WASHINGTON, September 11, 2018 – The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors has considered the Inspection Panel's investigation of the Second Additional Financing for the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) High-Priority Roads Reopening and

World Bank Ready to Support Reform Plans of New Pakistan Leadership Stcoks—30 Aug 18

ISLAMABAD, August 29, 2018 – The World Bank today said it was ready to support the reform plans of the new government in Pakistan that are needed to stabilize the economy and accelerate growth to end poverty and boost prosperity. The commitment was

Faculty of Engineering, Chulalongkorn University, in partnership with World Bank under the support General—29 Aug 18

Assoc. Prof. Kasem Choocharukul, Ph.D. (Center), Associate Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Chulalongkorn University; Dr. Alina F. Burlacu (3rd from the left), Transport Specialist of World Bank's Global Road Safety Facility; and Mr. Luke Rogers (2nd

World Bank Group Announces Settlement with Flycom d.o.o. Stcoks—23 Aug 18

WASHINGTON, August 22, 2018— The World Bank today announced the 18-month debarment of Flycom d.o.o. (Flycom), a Slovenian provider of infrastructure services that engaged in corrupt practices under the Southern Africa Power Market Project (SAPMP)

World Bank Group Announces New Commitments on Disability Inclusion Stcoks—25 Jul 18

LONDON, July 24, 2018 – Today, at the Global Disability Summit, co-hosted by the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DfID) in partnership with the Government of Kenya and the International Disability Alliance, the World Bank

ธนาคารโลกชี้ความมั่งคั่งเปลี่ยนมือ ประเทศรายได้ต่ำ-ปานกลางเตรียมทะยานสู่ความร่ำรวย หุ้น—02 Jul 18

สถาบันระหว่างประเทศเพื่อการค้าและการพัฒนา (องค์การมหาชน) หรือ ITD ร่วมกับธนาคารโลก หรือ The World Bank Group เผยรายงานล่าสุด หัวข้อ "การเปลี่ยนแปลงความมั่งคั่งแห่งชาติสู่การสร้างอนาคตที่ยั่งยืน" (The Changing Wealth of Nation 2018: Building a Sustainable

ARTF Steering Committee Approves Three-Year Partnership Framework and Financing Stcoks—26 Jun 18

KABUL, June 25, 2018 — The Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF), the largest source of on-budget financing for Afghanistan's development, will continue to support the government's poverty reduction, service delivery and inclusive growth

World Bank Supports Improved Transport, Sanitation and Preschool Facilities in Vietnamese City of Stcoks—26 Jun 18

Hanoi, June 23, 2018—The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors yesterday approved an International Development Association (IDA)* Credit in the amount of US$80 million to improve the quality of key urban infrastructure, including transport

World Bank Rwanda Economic Update Stcoks—22 Jun 18

KIGALI, June 21, 2018--Rwanda's annual growth reached 6.1% in the second half of 2017, thanks to improved export performance, revitalized agriculture and resumption of growth in private consumption, according to the 12thedition of the World Bank Rwanda

World Bank Groups Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) Welcomes Australia as New Stcoks—22 Jun 18

WASHINGTON, JUNE 21, 2018 --- The World Bank Group's Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) welcomes Australia as a donor to the PEF, joining Japan and Germany. Australia is contributing US$7.2 million to the PEF's Cash Window, which was set up

The Challenges of Urbanization Dampen Growth Opportunities in Bamako, Conakry and Niamey: WBG Stcoks—21 Jun 18

BAMAKO, June 20, 2017 – While the cities of West Africa grapple with large migratory flows, consisting chiefly of young people, they must tackle the many challenges associated with this rapid urbanization and concentrate on building competitive

2018 Ideas for Action winners announced Stcoks—21 Jun 18

The World Bank Group and the Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania today announced the winners of its fourth annual youth development finance competition, entitled Ideas for Action (I4A). This