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Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade is soon submitting the revised PDP8 to Prime Minister...

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The ICC's key trends for 2019

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The supply chain finance ecosystem is vast and payables finance programmes are plentiful, but what...

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Since President Paul Kagame launched his country's Vision 2020 development plan in 2000, substantial...

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Lebanon’s $22bn designs on PPP

Lebanon has unveiled plans for a $22 billion Infrastructure Investment Programme (IIP) to be...

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Old risks, new tricks

There’s been a boom in political risk and trade credit insurance in recent years, with plenty of new...

EBRD helps set up Ukrainian infra fund

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has been collaborating with Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure Vladyslav Krykliy to create special funds that will finance infrastructure projects across the country

Nordic DFIs increase Starsight debt facility

Finnfund and Norfund have agreed with Africa-focused solar developer Starsight to increase their debt facility to $20 million to support the company’s solar hybrid business in Nigeria and Ghana