Bert Hofman

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Name: Bert Hofman
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Qinghai, Shaanxi, Zhejiang Win USD500mn from World Bank

World Bank recently gained approval from the executive board to grant USD 500 million loans to Qinghai, Shaanxi and Zhejiang provinces to improve urban and rural water environment. Bert Hofman, chief economist with World Bank for China, South Korea and ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 2 reports

World Bank lending to boost water services in China

BEIJING, Sept. 26 (xinhua) -- The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has just approved three loans totaling 500 million U.S. dollars for three provinces in China to improve water environmental services in urban and rural areas, said the organization's ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

China Announces Major Reduction in Ozone Depleting Gases on International Ozone Day

“Management and phase-out of ODS in the production sectors is the most effective way to achieve elimination. Through quotas management, China’s HCFC production in 2013 was reduced by 8.38 percent over the baseline year (2009-2010 average), and consumption ... [Published PressReleasePoint - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

China takes big step in reducing ozone depleting gases

China makes big leap in reducing O.D.S. by closing down 5 HCFC production lines.China has taken a big step towards reducing its hydrochlorfluorocarbons by closing down five HCFC production lines.The closure of the five HCFC production lines will result ... [Published EcoSeed - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Bert Hofman - Country Director, China, Mongolia and Korea

BEIJING, Sept. 1 -- World Bank issued the following news release: Mr. Bert Hofman, a Dutch National, is the World Bank's new Country Director for China, Mongolia and Korea in the East Asia and Pacific Region, based in Beijing.... ... [Published Town Hall - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Bert Hofman - Country Director, China, Mongolia and Korea

Provides developers with comprehensive Macromedia Flash integration, accessibility features, streamlined workflow, and Mac OS X support Macromedia, Inc. (Nasdaq: MACR) announced Macromedia Director MX, the most powerful multimedia authoring environment ... [Published Newswit.com - Sep 01 2014]
First reported May 20 2014 - Updated May 20 2014 - 1 reports

Secondary Sources Asia: Five Things for Modi to Do

A roundup of economic news on Asia from around the Web. – Five Things for Modi to Do :  Sidin Vadukut  sets out five things India’s next prime minister should do—but says nobody will let him. – Statistical earthquakes : China’s rise is just one striking ... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 20 2014]
First reported May 08 2014 - Updated May 08 2014 - 1 reports

Asia Must Better Educate, Train its Workforce — World Bank

A porter carries a sack of cashew nuts in Makassar, Indonesia.Getty Images Employment policies in East Asia Pacific countries favor men in salaried positions while failing to help women, young people and low-skilled workers, the World Bank said in a ... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 08 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Why Boao forum attracts worldwide attention

The Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) annual conference 2014 opened on April 8 under the theme of "Asia's New Future: Identifying New Growth Driver", and will last for four days. Asia and its emerging countries are currently in a crucial period of reform - what ... [Published People.com.cn - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

World Bank cuts China and Thailand's growth forecasts - live

8.49am BSTEuropean stock markets have fallen across the board in early trading, with the main indices losing as much as 1.5%.Investors are reacting to Friday night's Wall Street selloff (which saw 2% wiped off the Nasdaq index as tech and biotech shares ... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Apr 07 2014]

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"these projects support the key objectives of chinese government: they help reduce the gap in services between urban and rural areas and between western and eastern provinces. this also aligns well with the world bank's new goal of shared prosperity" said Bert Hofman, the World Bank's new CountryCountry Director for China, the Republic of Korea and Mongolia

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Qinghai, Shaanxi, Zhejiang Win USD500mn from Wo... [Published Individual.com - Sep 29 2014]
World Bank lending to boost water services in C... [Published Individual.com - Sep 26 2014]
World Bank to Help Improve Environmental Servic... [Published Thailand News and Press Releases - Sep 26 2014]
China Announces Major Reduction in Ozone Deplet... [Published PressReleasePoint - Sep 20 2014]
China takes big step in reducing ozone depletin... [Published EcoSeed - Sep 16 2014]
Bert Hofman - Country Director, China, Mongolia... [Published Town Hall - Sep 03 2014]
Bert Hofman - Country Director, China, Mongolia... [Published Newswit.com - Sep 01 2014]
Bert Hofman - Country Director, China, Mongolia... [Published Thailand News and Press Releases - Sep 01 2014]
Secondary Sources Asia: Five Things for Modi to Do [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 20 2014]
Asia Must Better Educate, Train its Workforce —... [Published WSJ.com: Real Time Economics - May 08 2014]
Why Boao forum attracts worldwide attention [Published People.com.cn - Apr 10 2014]
World Bank cuts China and Thailand's growth for... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Apr 07 2014]
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A roundup of economic news on Asia from around the Web. – Five Things for Modi to Do :  Sidin Vadukut  sets out five things India’s next prime minister should do—but says nobody will let him. – Statistical earthquakes : China’s rise is just one striking ...
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