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By Edition On Thursday, August 9th, 2018
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IDB to join new Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator to facilitate $1 billion of investments

WASHINGTON - The Inter-American Development Bank will partner with the Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator to program and implement the additional $1 billion in funds that it pledged for climate smart-investments More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 1st, 2018
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IDB President says Jamaica on track to becoming Caribbean’s First Digital Society

KINGSTON -The head of the Inter-American Development Bank Group (IDB) believes Jamaica will become the region’s first digital society. Luis Alberto Moreno expressed that view as the Jamaica Government took strategic More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Dominican Republic to improve productivity, business climate with IDB support

WASHINGTON - The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $300 million policy-based loan to support Dominican Republic’s efforts to boost productivity and tackle the challenges hampering industrial More...

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By Edition On Thursday, July 6th, 2017
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Suriname to improve fiscal sustainability with IDB support

PARAMARIBO - Suriname will receive a US$40 million investment loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to increase tax revenue and improve public spending and investment in order to reduce its budget More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
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Colombia pushes financial system reforms with $450 million IDB loan

WASHINGTON - The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved the second phase of an operation to support financial system reforms aimed at boosting Colombia's economic growth. The loan is for $450 million. The More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 21st, 2016
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IDB engages Caribbean youth on creating vibrant economies, climate change and other issues

KINGSTON - Since the appointment last April of Therese Turner-Jones as general manager of the Inter-American Development Bank’s (IDB) Caribbean country department, there has been increased academic and social More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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Guyana and Suriname should renegotiate restrictive air agreements with Brazil and Colombia, says IDB report

WASHINGTON - An Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) report calls for Guyana and Suriname to renegotiate their respective air services agreements (ASA) with Brazil and Colombia because they are very restrictive More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
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IDB says region still has a way to go to accomplish real gender equality

WASHINGTON – As the world marks International Women’s Day today, the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says Latin America and the Caribbean needs to do more to achieve true parity between men and women. The More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015
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IDB to invest $65 million to improve transportation in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti will improve the efficiency and safety of its transportation systems and will advance regional and international integration with a US$65 million grant from the Inter-American Development More...