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Global debt levels rose 'significantly' in 2021, says World Bank president

Global debt levels rose ‘significantly’ in 2021, says World Bank president

WASHINGTON, Nov 12 (Reuters) – Debt levels for low- and middle-income countries rose sharply in 2021, with China accounting for 66% of lending from official bilateral creditors, World Bank President David Malpass said. emphasizing the need to reduce the debt. of the poorest countries. The World Bank’s annual report on global debt statistics, due out …

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Analysis: Poor countries at risk from elusive G-20 debt relief push

Analysis: Poor countries at risk from elusive G-20 debt relief push

LONDON/WASHINGTON, Oct 23 (Reuters) – The failure to secure meaningful progress on debt relief for the world’s poorest countries at the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Washington has frustrated policy makers, activists and investors. Two years ago, the Group of 20 launched the Common Framework – a mechanism designed …

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