IsDB and Nigeria discuss collaboration in science & technology, innovation, and food security
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 18.04.2017: The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and the Federal Republic of Nigeria have discussed potential collaboration in Science & Technology, innovation and food security.
Northern Cyprus seeks stronger economic cooperation with IsDB
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 16.04.2017: The Republic of Northern Cyprus seeks stronger economic cooperation with the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in the education sector and Awqaaf (endowments) development.
IsDB participates in 2017 Dialogue of Arab and OECD-DAC Donors on Development
Bern, Switzerland, 28 March, 2017 - The Islamic Development Bank, IsDB, took part at the High Level Dialogue on Development between the Arab Coordination Group and traditional donors and members of the Development Assistance Committee (DAC) of the Organization for Economic Cooperation & Development (OECD).
Three institutions win the 2017 IsDB Prizes for Science & Technology
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 04 April, 2017 – Three scientific institutions from Indonesia, Malaysia and Sudan have won this year’s IsDB Prizes for Science and Technology. Dr. Bandar Hajjar, President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group announced the winning entries screened by an independent selection committee. This is the 15th year the prizes have been awarded.
Winners of the IDB Prize for Women's Contribution to Development for the year 2017 announced
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 4 April 2017 - Two outstanding winners from Algeria and Palestine under the individuals and organisations category were awarded the 12th Edition of the Islamic Development Bank Prize for Women's Contribution to Development.
The Islamic Development Bank prices US$ 1.25 billion Fixed-Rate Trust Certificates issuance
The Islamic Development Bank ("IsDB"), rated AAA by Moody’s, S&P and Fitch (all stable outlook), has successfully priced a US$1.25 billion, 5-year Trust Certificates (Sukuk) under its US$25 billion Trust Certificate Issuance Programme.
Lives and Livelihoods Fund approves $243 million for anti-poverty projects in support of eight countries
• Projects approved in Tajikistan, Sudan, Djibouti, Niger, Mauritania, Cameroon, Uganda, and Guinea • LLF is the largest multilateral development initiative in the Middle East and North Africa – releasing $2.5 billion in finance over five years
IsDB approves US $715 million of financing for development of roads, ports, housing, and SME projects
Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 27.03.2017 – Members of the Board of Executive Directors of the Islamic Development Bank, IsDB, in their 318th meeting which convened in Madinah Al Munawarah, approved allocation of US $714.7 million worth of financing for new development projects in member countries.
Participants at 1st PPP Forum Call for Public-Private Partnership Model to Handle Development Challenges
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 22.03.2017 – The Islamic Development Bank’s First Public-Private Partnership Forum called for adopting its namesake model handle the challenges of socioeconomic development in the bank’s member countries.
Islamic Development Bank Group sets out a roadmap to promote the Arab-African trade
Rabat, Morocco, 22 February, 2016 - The Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group is leading a roadmap to strengthen the Arab – Sub-Saharan Africa in the next three years. The roadmap includes identifying business opportunities and the areas of finance, building logistics platform, supporting trade, credit and insurance, and developing the necessary infrastructure to facilitate trade.
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