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World Bank approves initial $1.9 billion in emergency funds for pandemic response

Reuters India Thursday, 2 April 2020
The World Bank on Thursday said its board of executive directors approved an initial $1.9 billion in emergency funds for coronavirus response operations in 25 countries, and said it was moving quickly on projects in 40 others.
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The World Bank has approved an initial $1.9 billion in emergency funds for coronavirus response operations in 25 developing countries. The largest share of this financial assistance will go to India that is $1 bn to support better screening for the virus, contact tracing and laboratory diagnostics;...

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