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Finance minister to seek more aid from World Bank, donors

Finance minister to seek more aid from World Bank, donors

PRITHVI MAN SHRESTHA, Aug 05 Kathmandu
Finance Minister Yubaraj Khatiwada will seek a significant increase in assistance from some of the multilateral and bilateral donors during his upcoming meeting with aid agency representatives in Washington, Finance Ministry officials said.Minister Khatiwada, who left for Washington on Friday to discuss the World Bank’s 2019-2023 Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Nepal, is also scheduled to meet senior officials of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and two US aid agencies--the USAID and the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC).
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