Tag: World Bank

World Bank and Government of India Sign $750 Million Agreement for Emergency Response Programme for MSMEs
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World Bank and Government of India Sign $750 Million Agreement for Emergency Response Programme for MSMEs

SMEStreet Desk- July 6, 2020

The World Bank’s MSME Emergency Response Programme will address the immediate liquidity and credit needs of some 1.5 million viable MSMEs to help them withstand ... Read More

AIIB Approves $750 Million Loan to India for COVID-19
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AIIB Approves $750 Million Loan to India for COVID-19

SMEStreet Desk- June 17, 2020

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a 750 million dollar (about Rs 5,688 crore) loan to India to assist the government to strengthen ... Read More

India’s Economy to Contract by 3.2% in FY2021: World Bank
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India’s Economy to Contract by 3.2% in FY2021: World Bank

SMEStreet Desk- June 9, 2020

"In India, growth is estimated to have slowed to 4.2 per cent in the fiscal year 2019/20 (the year ending in March-2020) and output is ... Read More

NTPC Accelerates Learning & Development Opportunities for 19000 Employees
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NTPC Accelerates Learning & Development Opportunities for 19000 Employees

SMEStreet Desk- June 1, 2020

NTPC collaborated with World Bank, ‘Art of Living’ and other external agencies via Learning &Development sessions. Read More

World Bank Allocated $1 Billion Social Protection Package for India
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World Bank Allocated $1 Billion Social Protection Package for India

SMEStreet Desk- May 15, 2020

This takes the total commitment from the Bank towards emergency COVID-19 response in India to two billion dollars. A one billion dollar support was announced ... Read More

Demand for Clean Energy To Increase So As Production of Minerals By 500% : World Bank
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Demand for Clean Energy To Increase So As Production of Minerals By 500% : World Bank

SMEStreet Desk- May 12, 2020

The report 'Minerals for Climate Action: The Mineral Intensity of the Clean Energy Transition' also finds that even though clean energy technologies will require more ... Read More

New World Bank Project to Improve Groundwater Management in India
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New World Bank Project to Improve Groundwater Management in India

SMEStreet Desk- February 17, 2020

The World Bank-supported Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY) – National Groundwater Management Improvement Programme will be implemented in the states of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Haryana, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, ... Read More