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South Asia: News & Events

South Asia: News & Events
Pakistan Floods: The Bank has committed $1 billion in support of Pakistan's recovery.
Indus Treaty
Indus Waters Treaty 1960: The Treaty was concluded by India and Pakistan on September 19, 1960.
Press Releases
Archive containing all press releases in South Asia, updated daily, by country.
- Afghanistan
- Bangladesh
- Bhutan
- India
- Maldives
- Nepal
- Pakistan
- Sri Lanka
Impact of Operations
Assessments and other information about the impact of Bank operations. Official evaluations are done by those working on projects and by independent parties.
- Official Evaluations- Results highlights
Key World Bank analysis to be featured on this website in the next year.
-More and Better Jobs in South Asia
Expected: April 2011
Immediate information: Benjamin Crow, US Media contact
Senior Management
The World Bank South Asia team is headed by the Vice President, Chief Economist and Directors.
- Isabel Guerrero, Vice President
- Chief Economist, Kalpana Kocchar
- More Bios
- Speeches
Media Relations
Assistance to journalists looking for information about the World Bank’s work in South Asia
- Media contacts

Resources For
- Businesses
- Media
- NGOs
- Researchers


Oct 13, 2012ARAPAC Conference in the Maldives : calling resolution on Supreme Audit Institutions
Sep 06, 2012Global Skills Summit 2012
Aug 03, 2012Corporate Social Responsibility Practices and Knowledge Sharing between Japan and India

What's New

Nov 20, 2012Developing countries to receive over $400 billion in remittances in 2012, says World Bank report (Press Release)
Nov 18, 2012New Report Examines Risks of 4 Degree Hotter World by End of Century (Press Release)
Nov 15, 2012Nepal - Project for Agriculture Commercialization and Trade [Additional Financing] (Loan & Credit)
Nov 08, 2012Only 43% of Countries Disclose Public Officials’ Financial Assets, Says World Bank (Press Release)

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