IDB supports improved productivity of MSMEs in the Dominican Republic

Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 03:00
Loan for $30 million to help expand access to credit for small and medium-size enterprises  The Dominican Republic will increase productivity for micro-, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) with the help of a loan for $30 million from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB). 

The Dominican Republic’s San Juan Province will strengthen the competitiveness of its productive sector with IDB support

Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 03:00
The Dominican Republic’s San Juan Province will strengthen its productive capacity, competitiveness, and environmental and financial sustainability with the help of a $35 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Dominican Republic to strengthen fiscal management and boost investment in education with IDB support

Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 03:00
Credit for $350 million will improve public investment and taxation revenues and quality  The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a loan for $350 million for the Dominican Republic for a program to strengthen the management of public finances with the aim of achieving medium-term sustainability and creating opportunities for increased investment in education. 

Ecuador seeks to improve public sector management with IDB support

Friday, November 15, 2013 - 11:17
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has announced the approval of a $270 million loan to Ecuador to improve the ability of public agencies to provide quality services to citizens.  The country has made ​​significant progress in public administration in recent years, resulting in improved profiles for public employees and better financial management of public administration, among other achievements. 

Ecuador to promote financial inclusion for low income inhabitants of remote areas

Thursday, August 2, 2012 - 03:00
IDB loan for $10 million will benefit more than 200,000 new users of financial services Low-income Ecuadorians living in remote areas will have access to better financial services in a project supported by a $10 million Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) loan.

Ecuador to improve collection and use of criminological information with help from the IDB

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 15:02
$10 million loan will finance data collection and analysis Ecuador will improve the quality of the collection and analysis of criminological information by its law enforcement agencies with a $10 million loan approved by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Ecuador will improve prefeasibility studies for public works with IDB support

Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 03:00
Loan for $40 million will help reduce the rate of project incompletion and delays The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) approved a $40 million loan to help the government of Ecuador conduct prefeasibility studies for public works.

Dominican Republic gets IDB loan to set up insurance coverage for natural disaster emergencies

Wednesday, May 18, 2011 - 03:00
New insurance mechanism will help country reduce fiscal vulnerability against natural disasters The Dominican Republic secured a $24 million loan from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to support the costs associated with setting up their first multiyear catastrophic natural disaster emergencies coverage through their own Natural Disaster Insurance Facility.

IDB releases its 2010 Development Effectiveness Report

Wednesday, March 23, 2011 - 03:00
Report evaluates Bank’s efforts in measuring its development impact in Latin America and the Caribbean The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has made strides to boost transparency, accountability and enhance the development impact of its investments in Latin America and the Caribbean, according to the new edition of the IDB’s 2010 Development Effectiveness Overview.

IDB, governments of Central America, SICA and the international community prepare citizen security strategy for the region

Monday, February 14, 2011 - 17:28
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and senior officials of the US Department of State, the international community and the Central American Integration System (SICA) discussed the progress of the Regional Security Strategy that countries are developing and coordination mechanisms for the fight against insecurity in Central America.