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New World Bank financing to increase access to electricity

WASHINGTON DC June 3, 2021 – Almost 400,000 Zanzibaris will have access to new or improved electricity services, while the islands will also experience a reduction in annual unplanned system outages and associated losses, thanks to new funding from the International Development Association ( IDA *) approved today by the …

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Pakistan signs debt relief agreements with 4 countries

KARACHI: When doctors told Furqan bin Imran five years ago that he had an “incurable” genetic bone disease, the diagnosis explained a life of seemingly inexplicable injuries. Now that the disease had a name – a skeletal abnormality called pycnodysostosis – Imran was determined to fight it. And he fought …

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China seeks to strengthen its role in the Arctic

Many in China believe that since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, the dominant Western opinion is on the opposite side of China. In addition, media commentators and academics in China also believe that the West’s unprecedented hostility towards China since last year is a reflection of the West’s own …

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