Robert Zoellick

  • Global economy in danger zone: World Bank chief 03-09-2011 08:48 PM

    Beijing: The world economy is stepping into a "new danger zone," World Bank President Robert Zoellick said on Saturday, as growth slows and investor confidence weakens. Speaking in Beijing, Zoellick urged Europe and the United States to tackle their debt problems, and noted that near record-high food prices and volatile...
  • Markets heading to danger zone: World Bank head 15-08-2011 10:05 AM

    Sydney: The loss of market confidence in economic leadership in key countries like the United States and Europe coupled with a fragile economic recovery have pushed markets into a new danger zone, something that policymakers have to take seriously, the head of the World Bank said on Sunday. Speaking at...
  • World Bank chief urges broad global trade accord 19-07-2011 03:11 AM

    Washington: World Bank President Robert Zoellick, in remarks released on Sunday, said it was time for countries to get out of their defensive positions on trade and push for a broad agreement that could help the struggling global economy. In a speech to the World Trade Organization that he is...
  • Hillary says not pursuing World Bank job 11-06-2011 02:12 AM

    Lusaka: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Friday said she was not in discussions over the top job at the World Bank and that she was not pursuing the post. Hillary is in Zambia as part of a five-day Africa trip that is being overshadowed by news that she had...
  • World Bank chairman on two-day visit to Bihar 11-01-2011 06:06 PM

    Patna: World Bank chairman Robert B Zoellick would be on a two-day visit to Bihar from Wednesday on the occasion of signing of an agreement with Bihar government for a Rs 1000 crore soft loan for rebuilding areas affected by the 2008 Kosi floods. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that...