NGOZI OKONJO IWEALA

  • Three candidates in race for World Bank chief March 24, 2012

    Washington: The World Bank has received three nominations for the post of its president, including US President Barack Obama's pick Jim Young Kim. The other two nominations received by the World Bank are Jose Antonio Ocampo, a Colombian national and Professor at Columbia University in New York and Ngozi OkonjoIweala,...
  • Obama nominates Jim Yong Kim to head World Bank March 24, 2012

    Washington: US President Barack Obama on Friday nominated a KoreanAmerican known for his work in fighting HIV/AIDS in impoverished countries to lead the World Bank, a job emerging economies are contesting for the first time. Jim Yong Kim is president of Dartmouth College, an Ivy League school in New Hampshire, and...
  • World Bank invites MP CM to Washington June 23, 2011

    Bhopal: World Bank (WB) Managing Director Ngozi Okonjo Iweala, has invited the state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to World Bank's headquarters in Washington to share the experience of development schemes implemented for women and children in the state. Inviting Chouhan, WB has underlined its intention to expand engagement in a...