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World Bank approves initial $1.9 bln in emergency coronavirus funds

Reuters Thursday, 2 April 2020
The World Bank on Thursday said it had approved an initial $1.9 billion in emergency funds for coronavirus response operations in 25 developing countries, with more than half the aid earmarked to help fight the fast-spreading disease in India.
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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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