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Opening Bell: 04.23.12

IMF And World Bank Meetings End With Little Agreement (NYT) To be sure, the additional $430 billion in lending capacity contributed by developed economies like Japan, Britain, Saudi Arabia and South Korea was seen as a major achievement. The contributions came after I.M.F. economists determined that countries around the world might require up to $1 trillion in new loans because of the combined effects of the sovereign debt crisis in Europe and sluggish global economic growth.
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China Cuts Interest Rates to Stimulate Slowing Economy

Business & Finance : DealBook (20 hours ago)

China’s central bank made the announcement on its website, saying that the one-year bank lending rate would drop 0.25 percentage point to 5.35 percent. Read Post

AfDB commits $7.5m for Africa capacity

Business & Finance : Business Report (3 years ago)

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have signed an agreement for a contribution of US$7.5 million by the AfDB to support IMF capacity building in Africa through the third phase of the Africa... Read Post

Nissan can meet U.S. sales goal with capacity in South Korea, Japan

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock (2 days ago)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co will be able to meet its goal of taking 10 percent of the U.S. market in two years without any major new investments and by making use of capacity available at factories in Japan and South... Read Post


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