and IMF meetings and events are scheduled for October 14-20, 2019, in Washington, D.C, according to IMF press statement received here Friday.
During his visit, the WBG
president met with Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr, government officials, and parliamentarians to discuss the progress of the Egyptian reform programme and how the WBG
can best contribute to this process.
THE working lunch was part of the UN Ecosoc Bureau's visit to the WBG
in preparation for the 2019 Ecosoc Forum on Financing for Development follow-up in April 2019; in particular, the special high-level meeting of the council with the Bretton Woods institutions, the World Trade Organization, and the UN Conference on Trade and Development.
Laura Daly, WBG
chair, said: "The film is a great way to mark all we achieved together, and we are looking forward to sharing it with everyone involved, and with the wider public.
At the WBG
, however, the winning candidate simply has to get the most votes.
president's job was redefined in 2017, with the introduction of a Chief Executive Officer.
The discussion on the project was opened by ministry officials, followed by a presentation by the WBG
's team which is chaired by Naoko Kojo.
The present WBG
commitment for Nepal is not a grant assistance but a soft loan commitment for development projects but Nepal is going to invest this fund for implementation of federalism - mostly for salaries, allowances, transportation facilities and many other facilities of those political employees in the provincial governments, parliament and other organs and also salaries and facilities of the people's representatives in the local bodies.
On Sunday, Finance Minister Mohamed Osman al-Rikabi has briefed the visiting WBG
team headed by Coulibaly on the economic reforms implemented in Sudan.
The advisory council members are drawn from the following areas: senior government representatives from Bank client countries and shareholders; distinguished experts in areas and countries relevant to the WBG
gender strategy; and civil society leaders in countries and fields relevant to the WBG
The announcement of Morocco as the next location of the meetings coincides with the 60th anniversary of the country's membership of the WBG
and the IMF.
MANAMA: Finance Minister Shaikh Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa hailed the proposed capital package for improving the World Bank Group (WBG
) as a transformational change in how the group deals with development challenges.