covid 19 crisis

World Bank Launches Early IDA20 Replenishment to Help Poorest Countries Recover from the COVID-19 Crisis

The FINANCIAL -- The World Bank launched an early twentieth replenishment process of the International Development Association (IDA), its fund…

2 years ago

EBRD reports record 2020 investment in response to Covid-19

The FINANCIAL -- The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) responded to the coronavirus pandemic with record investment of…

2 years ago

A Greener Future Begins with a Shift to Coal Alternatives

The FINANCIAL -- As the world economy emerges from the COVID-19 crisis, the consumption of coal is expected to recover…

2 years ago

Gartner projects worldwide public cloud end-user spending to grow 18% in 2021

The FINANCIAL -- Worldwide end-user spending on public cloud services is forecast to grow 18.4% in 2021 to total $304.9…

2 years ago

EIB and Mediocredito Centrale provide €50 mln for Italian SMEs and mid-caps

The FINANCIAL -- The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Mediocredito Centrale (MCC) are providing €50 million to help Italian small and medium-sized enterprises…

2 years ago

UNDP and EIB increase cooperation to help governments overcome the global crisis

The FINANCIAL -- The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have signed a new partnership…

2 years ago

US GDP plunged nearly 35% as over 50 M Americans filed unemployment

The FINANCIAL -- Real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased at an annual rate of 32.9 percent in the second quarter of…

3 years ago

United Airlines Q2 revenue reports 87% decline

The FINANCIAL -- United Airlines (UAL) today announced second quarter 2020 financial results, the most difficult financial quarter in its 94-year…

3 years ago