World Bank Go-Ahead For Controversial Dam
- KES: Multilaterals Priced In. // Emerging Markets Monitor;8/4/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 17, p16
Focuses on the performance of the currency of Kenya in the foreign exchange market. Features of the weakness of the currency; Response of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank to the currency; Value of the currency against the U.S. dollar.
- WORLD FINANCE. // Banking;Nov70, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p30
Provides an update on world finance as of November 1970. Meeting of the governors of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank group in Copenhagen, Denmark; Impact of the bank loans to countries with unsatisfied wants on several banks; Stance of the U.S. regarding the official dollar...
- Trends. Whalen, Richard // National Review Bulletin;9/30/1961, Vol. 11 Issue 13, p6
This article focuses on the concerns of central banks from foreign countries on the possibility of the devaluation of the U.S. dollar and the collapse of the West's monetary system. The U.S. dollar has been the foundation of the West's post World War II economic resurgence. Doubts of solvency...
- Dollar financing to return to the region. Martin, Matthew // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;5/30/2008, Vol. 52 Issue 22, p9
The article reports that the return of the U.S. dollar will be a relief for large companies, which have increasingly been turning to issues in Gulf currencies to access cheaper finance in the Middle East. It is stated that the twin factors of a rise in local currency costs and a reduction in the...
- Brady bonds. // International Dictionary of Finance, 4th Edition;2003, p29
Information on the term "Brady bonds" is offered. It refers to interest-bearing securities issued by Latin American borrowers as part of an arrangement to reschedule international bank debt. The bonds were denominated in U.S. dollars and the U.S. government provided collateral security. Issuers...
- Eurodollar. // Bloomsbury Business Library - Business & Management Dictionary;2007, p2873
A definition of the term Eurodollar is presented. It refers to a dollar that is deposited in a European bank or other bank outside the U.S.
- Bretton Woods System. Tucker, Michael // Bretton Woods System -- Research Starters Business;3/1/2016, p1
The Bretton Woods System generally refers to the international monetary regime designed in 1944 and implemented (in stages) from the end of the Second World War to the 1950s. The Bretton Woods agreement was meant to protect fragile currencies, provide increased stability and predictability to...
- Ongoing sanctions concern investors. WILKINSON, PHILIPPA // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;10/7/2015, Vol. 59 Issue 40, p15
The article reports on the concern among companies entering the Iranian market about the continuation of some of the U.S. sanctions on the regime including those related to human rights and support for terrorists. Topics mentioned include the lifting of the secondary sanctions imposed by the...
- World Bank visits. Balch, Roger // Asian Business Review;Feb95, p10
Reports that financial aid will not be granted to Burma despite World Bank missions to the country, unless progress is made on human rights to satisfy the bank's western donors.