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Multi-Country Director of Admin & Finance

Reliefweb 22 Sep 2021
PSI seeks a Multi-Country Director of Administration and Finance to guide and ... The Multi-Country DAF will be key personnel as Director of Finance Operations on a flagship USAID-funded program in Zimbabwe and responsible for all prime award financial compliance and reporting.

Pakistan cricket deserves, and must demand, respect

Dawn 22 Sep 2021
When players are invited from other countries to England, as Pakistan were for example to safeguard ECB’s financial health in the middle of a raging pandemic, there was little consideration for the mental and physical effects of Covid bubbles on Pakistan’s players.

Binance Australia To Shut Down Crypto Futures Trading Amid Regulatory Concerns

NewsBTC 22 Sep 2021
Many financial watchdogs in the USA and other countries pushed harder to regulate the sector ... As a result, some countries keep limiting the operations of crypto exchanges in their markets ... Some countries and apex financial bodies such as the Dutch Central Bank have accused the exchange of non-compliance with financial laws against terrorism.

Argentine president criticizes IMF loan at UN General Assembly

Anadolu Agency 22 Sep 2021
Fernandez described the 2018 IMF loan to Argentina as the equivalent of "all that the agency disbursed in the year of the pandemic to 85 countries in the world.” ... He also called for "a pact” to extend repayment terms with lower interest rates "to countries under circumstances of financial, health and ecological stress.”.

Timothy L. O'Brien: Mnuchin’s $2.5 billion fund shows a need for tougher ethics rules

Finger Lakes Times 22 Sep 2021
Former Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s new investment fund is flush, courtesy of some of the same Middle Eastern countries he courted closely when he was one of the most powerful U.S. financial regulators ... Financial conflicts of interest aren’t new in Washington, and they’ve been bipartisan.

GCash expects to surpass inclusive growth targets, offers full array of financial services

Manila Standard Today 22 Sep 2021
The Philippines’ leading mobile wallet GCash reported that it expects to exceed its inclusive growth targets on the full array of financial services it offers in the country, spanning credit, savings, insurance, loans, and investments.

Number of affordable homes built in Pakistan barely rises: IFC

The News International 22 Sep 2021
According to a new study 'Pakistan Housing Finance – Is there a business case for Financial Institutions' from IFC highlighting opportunities in the country’s housing finance sector ... Financial Inclusion Strategy, which IFC and the World Bank have been working together to support.

Pakistan's earns $43 million from travel services export in July 2021

Urdu Point 22 Sep 2021
Pakistan earned US $43.985 million by providing different travel services in various countries during the first month of current financial year 2021-22 ... The country's services trade deficit witnessed decline of 26.35 percent during the first month of current financial year (2021-22) as compared to the corresponding period of last year.

Andres Garcia-Amaya, CEO of Zoe Financial, Announced as Morningstar Fintech of the Year 2021 Judge

Eagle-Tribune 22 Sep 2021
22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Andres Garcia-Amaya, CEO of Zoe Financial,�was announced as a judge for Morningstar's FinTech of the Year 2021 Competition ... About Zoe Financial� ... Zoe's thoughtfully curated network of the best independent, fiduciary, commission-free financial advisors and financial planners includes only the top 5% in the country.�.

TransferMate Global Payments Selects ComplyAdvantage For The Company’s Award-Winning AML And Risk Screening Solutions

The Marshall News Messenger 22 Sep 2021
Today , a global data technology company transforming financial crime detection announced that Global Payments, a leading global B2B-payments technology solution provider, has selected the reg tech innovator’s award-winning customer onboarding, transaction screening and monitoring solutions.

World Wildlife Fund Calls Out British Banks, Funding Deforestation

GlobalResearch 22 Sep 2021
It called on the government to develop a system for ensuring that UK financiers check they are not causing deforestation elsewhere as the country tries to reach net zero by 2050 ... mandatory reporting by businesses across the economy on the financial risks posed by climate change.

Drug menace could get worse, with Taliban ruling AfghanistanThe Taliban is likely to push opium ...

Deccan Herald 22 Sep 2021
Afghanistan, after the Taliban takeover, is a country ravaged by the effects of war and poverty, struggling to settle down. With a population of just under 34 million with 54% living under the poverty line, ranked among the countries with the lowest gross domestic product by capita at $580.82, Afghanistan desperately needs economic aid.

China, US unveil separate big steps to fight climate change

The Wire Network 22 Sep 2021
That came hours after US President Joe Biden announced a plan to double financial aid to poorer nations to USD11.4 billion by 2024 so those countries could switch to cleaner energy and cope with global warming’s worsening impacts ... With all three countries pulling out of financing coal abroad that sends a signal to the global economy.

China won't build more coal plants abroad, says Xi at UNGA

Beijing News 22 Sep 2021
"China will step up support for other developing countries in developing green and low carbon energy and will not build new coal-fired power projects abroad."China will also increase financial support for green and low-carbon energy projects in other developing countries, he said.

US, China Unveil Separate Big Steps to Fight Climate Change

Voa News 22 Sep 2021
The two biggest economies and largest carbon polluters in the world announced separate financial attacks on climate change Tuesday ... President Joe Biden announced a plan to double financial aid to poorer nations to $11.4 billion by 2024 so those countries could switch to cleaner energy and cope with global warming’s worsening impacts.