WTO has reported that 80 countries and customs territories have banned or limited the export of face masks, protective gear, gloves, and other goods.
Ministers of Finance from African countries have requested for debt relief from bilateral, multilateral and commercial partners to cushion the negative impact of the coronavirus.
The World Bank Group will deploy $150 billion over the next 15 months to stimulate economic recovery in countries affected by the Coronavirus.
IFC today announced a $40 million Trade Finance Guarantee facility to Coronation Merchant Bank under its Global Trade Finance Program.
Coronation Merchant Bank and IFC partnered to provide funds this resulted in both companies setting up an N14.4 billion Trade Finance Guarantee facility.
The IMF and the World Bank have shown concern and preparedness in assisting member countries to deal with the challenges posed by Coronavirus.
Coronation Merchant Bank has partnered with IFC to a launch a N14.4 billion Trade Finance Guarantee Facility to boost financing for local businesses.
Shubham Chaudhuri has been appointed as the country director for Nigeria of the World Bank Group. He joined the Nigeria Office on Tuesday
Nigeria needs an estimated sum of $100 billion or N36 trillion annually to address the infrastructural decay in the country.
The World Bank in its latest report has downgraded Nigeria's growth prediction for 2019 to 2.1% as against the earlier growth forecast of 2.2%. The disclosure...