The Trump administration has notified World Bank shareholders that President Donald Trump intends to pick senior Treasury Department official David Malpass as the US nominee to lead the development lender, people familiar with the decision said on Monday.
The World Bank says it is content with the direction government is talking in trying to resolve the crises its State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) are facing.
Increasing enrollment and reforming the country’s tertiary institutions are key to reducing inequality in South Africa, says the World Bank. The Bank released a new report on the South African economy in Johannesburg earlier on Tuesday.
The World Bank will launch the process for selecting the new World Bank President on 7 February.
Respect Ruvimbo Topodzi was 15 and walking home from school in her native Zimbabwe when a 22-year-old man asked her out. She turned him down but it was too late.