Tag: World Bank

World Bank approves new $7 billion partnership agreement with Egypt for 2023-2027

March 24, 2023

The World Bank has approved a new $7 billion partnership agreement with Egypt for 2023-2027 with a focus on boosting private sector jobs, provision of ... Read More

World Bank suspends partnership with Tunisia due to racism

March 7, 2023

The World Bank said it halted cooperation with Tunisia after a surge in racism in the country triggered by anti-migrant speech by its president. President ... Read More

East Africans’ real income to rise under AfCFTA — World Bank

March 3, 2023

East Africa is set to benefit from swift implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), according to the World Bank, and this will ... Read More

World Bank grants Egypt $9.13 M to expand the greater cairo air pollution management and climate change project

March 2, 2023

Egypt has secured $9.13-million grants from the World Bank for the expansion of the management of e-waste and healthcare waste under Greater Cairo pollution reduction ... Read More

African Union pushes for acceleration of electrification in the continent

February 27, 2023

Africa needs to accelerate the financing for energy access in the continent with clear targets and steps for ensuring the achievement of universal energy access ... Read More

World Bank-Morocco Partnership Gaining Momentum

February 21, 2023

The partnership set between the World Bank and Morocco is constantly evolving and gaining momentum thanks to constant dialogue, better coordination and shared socio-economic development ... Read More

African leaders to meet in Addis Ababa to fast-tract implementation of free-trade area

February 17, 2023

African leaders will hold a summit on Saturday and Sunday at the headquarters of the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa with the aim of ... Read More

World Bank expects Morocco’s economy to grow by 3.1% in 2023

February 15, 2023

Morocco’s economic growth is expected to grow 3.1% in 2023 thanks to a rebound of the primary sector, says the World Bank’s in its latest ... Read More

World Bank loans Tunisia $120m to support SMEs

February 10, 2023

The World Bank has agreed to grant Tunisia a $120 million loan earmarked to facilitate access to funding by Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). The ... Read More

World Bank allocates additional $200 million to support education in Morocco

February 5, 2023

The World Bank announced that it has allocated additional financing of $200 million to the Education Support Program in Morocco, bringing the total project value ... Read More