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World Bank, IDB pledge $6.2bn for Pakistan’s flood victims

GENEVA: The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) and the World Bank has announced pledges of a total $6.2 billion to help build back a climate-resilient...

Pakistan, Dutch govts pledge to work on issues of mutual interest

ISLAMABAD: The governments of Pakistan and the Netherlands have agreed to continue working together on issues of mutual interest, ARY News reported. Foreign Minister of...

Economic slump worries as IMF, World Bank pledge action

WASHINGTON: World finance ministers pledged to boost growth on Saturday at IMF and World Bank Spring Meetings tainted by lingering worries about the dragging global economy and hints of discord.

Donors pledge $250 million to fight Boko Haram

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA: Donors at the African Union summit pledged on Monday $250 million (229 million euros) for the fight against Boko Haram insurgents, AU Peace and Security Council chief Smail Chergui said.

Brain research gets $100 million boost

WASHINGTON: Research into brain diseases such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and traumatic injury got a boost with a $100 million pledge from a US foundation and seven universities.

WB pledges economic development support to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: World Bank has pledged to continue its support to Pakistan in its efforts for economic development, eliminating poverty and bringing prosperity in the country.