Articles about Jim Yong Kim

Indra Nooyi, former PepsiCo CEO, could head World Bank

16 Jan 2019

Donald Trump
Indra Nooyi, former PepsiCo CEO, could head World Bank

Indra K. Nooyi, who led PepsiCo for 12 years before leaving the company in August last year, is being considered for the top post of World Bank, multiple reports claimed.

World Bank, IMF urge US, China to follow trade rules

11 Oct 2018

World Bank
World Bank, IMF urge US, China to follow trade rules

The heads of the World Bank and IMF urged the US and China to play by world trade rules and de-escalate a dispute over China's technology development strategy that threatens to do lasting damage to the global economy.

World Bank approves historic $13 billion increase in capital

22 Apr 2018

World Bank
World Bank approves historic $13 billion increase in capital

In a major development, the World Bank Group has endorsed an ambitious package of measures that include a $13 billion increase in paid-in capital.

India's economic-slowdown an "aberration"; GST, a huge positive: World Bank

06 Oct 2017

India
India's economic-slowdown an "aberration"; GST, a huge positive: World Bank

The World Bank said the recent Indian economic slowdown is an "aberration" due to temporary disruptions in the run-up to Goods and Services Tax, adding it will be rectified soon.

World Bank confirms re-appointment of Jim Yong Kim as President

29 Sep 2016

South Korea
World Bank confirms re-appointment of Jim Yong Kim as President

The World Bank announced that Jim Yong Kim has been re-appointed as the President.