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Press Release: EBRD helps acquire new rolling stock for Oskemen

The population of Oskemen in East Kazakhstan will benefit from the introduction of modern energy efficient diesel buses, which will partially replace the city’s ageing public transport fleet with the help of an EBRD loan.

Press Release: EBRD helps acquire new rolling stock for Ukraine Railways

An investment programme by rail transport company Ukraine Railways (UZ) is to receive a major boost in the form of a US$ 150 million senior loan from the EBRD. The loan will be used to acquire up to 6,500 general purpose open freight gondola-type wagons through an open international tender.

Event: EBRD forum in Beijing to promote investment in Central Asia (Beijing, 14 November 2018)

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Press release: EBRD lends €6 million to Union Bank to boost green energy investments in Albania

The private residential and building sector in Albania will benefit from wider access to finance thanks to a €6 million loan that the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing to Albania’s Union Bank.

Event: New EU covered bonds framework – what is in it for Croatia? (Zagreb, 20 November 2018)

The event will be opened by CNB’s Boris Vujčić, Governor, EBRD’s Pierre Heilbronn, Vice President, Policy. With the aim to examine the topic holisticallly, panelists and speakers representing a broad range of market participants will participate in the event, including from Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank Deutschland; Moody’s; PKO Bank Hipoteczny (PKO BH); Slovenská sporiteľňa (SLSP) and EBRD Zagreb.

Press release: EBRD becomes shareholder in Bank BGŻ BNP Paribas

The EBRD is becoming a shareholder in Bank BGŻ BNP Paribas S.A. with an investment of PLN 430 million corresponding to a stake of about 4.5 per cent. The engagement takes place in the context of the completion of BGŻ BNP Paribas’ acquisition of the core assets of Raiffeisen Bank Polska S.A. as announced in April 2018.

Press Release: Russia growth seen holding steady at 1.5 per cent in 2018-19, EBRD says

Economic growth in Russia is expected to hold steady at 1.5 per cent this year and into 2019 as the positive impact of higher oil prices is offset by the negative economic consequences of sanctions imposed by the United States of America and the European Union (EU), said the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

Press Release: No-deal Brexit would hit south-eastern European economies hardest among EBRD regions

A departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union (EU) with no agreements on trade and investments – a no-deal Brexit – would hit south-eastern European countries hardest among the emerging economies where the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) invests.

Press Release: Tourism rebound bolsters economies in southern and eastern Mediterranean, EBRD says

Economic growth in the southern and eastern Mediterranean will continue to pick up speed this year, with most countries in the region enjoying their best tourism season since 2010, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said.

Press release: EBRD boosts green finance for Serbian SMEs and cities

Private businesses, including energy service companies (ESCO) and municipalities will benefit from wider access to finance thanks to a €15 million loan that the EBRD is providing to Banca Intesa, the largest bank in Serbia. The loan will be on-lent for energy efficiency investments.

Press Release: EBRD and UK’s DFID-funded waste collection truck fleet hits Amman’s streets

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Press Release: EBRD and GCF support Armenian green investment

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Press Release: Electric buses coming to Sofia

Citizens of the Bulgarian capital city Sofia will benefit from cleaner and more comfortable urban transport thanks to the introduction of new electric buses financed by a loan provided by the EBRD and the Green Energy Special Fund (GESF).

Press release: EBRD and other DFIs step up use of blended finance

A new report by international Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) shows for the first time the scale of blended concessional finance to support transformative investments in challenging markets and deploy private sector funds to achieve the United Nation’s 2030 Agenda for Sustainability Development and the Sustainable Development Goals.

Press release: EBRD approves new strategy for Ukraine

The EBRD Board of Directors has approved a new strategy for Ukraine which sets out the Bank’s priorities in the country for the next five years. The EBRD will pay special attention to projects that will integrate investment and policy engagement in areas such as privatisation, energy security and efficiency, the financial sector, trade and infrastructure.

Press release: Multilateral development banks strengthen cooperation

Increasing and improving the cooperation between multinational development banks (MDBs) has been recognised as a major step towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs), which were adopted by world leaders in September 2015 at an historic United Nations (UN) summit.

Podcast: Croatia builds world’s fastest electric car

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Press Release: EBRD supports modernisation of Serbian state railways

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