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Friday, September 25th, 2015

ADB To Double Annual Climate Financing To $6 Billion For Asia-Pacific By 2020

Sept. 25, 2015—Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao today announced that ADB will double its annual climate financing to $6 billion by 2020, up from the current $3 billion. ADB's spending on tackling climate change will...

Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Leica Geosystems Launches Finance Program on Certified HDS Demo Gear

NORCROSS, Ga., Sept. 17, 2015—Leica Geosystems today announced the launch of a new financing program that makes it easy for surveyors, engineers and construction professionals to own the highest quality and most innovative technology on accessible terms....

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

India to Get 35 Billion Dollars from Japan for Infrastructure Projects

India will get USD 35 billion from Japan over the next five years for developmental projects, including building of smart cities and next generation infrastructure as also cleaning of the Ganga, as Premier Shinzo Abe today pledged...

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

IFC to Sell $2.5 Billion in Rupee Bonds for India Infrastructure

The International Finance Corp. plans to raise as much as $2.5 billion selling rupee-denominated bonds and swaps to help finance India’s infrastructure, the lender said today. The Washington-based unit of the World Bank will raise 150 billion...

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

India Needs Long-term Debt Market for Infrastructure Sector

Bad debt held by Indian banks is growing, as the economy slows down and infrastructure projects stall. From Rs 1.3 lakh crore at the end of March 2012, these have jumped to Rs2.4 lakh crore at the...

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

India Seeks ‘Special Windows’ for Infrastructure Development

India wants industrialised countries to devise "unconventional development financing," including creation of special windows, for ensuring finance in support of infrastructure development in emerging markets. Investment, particularly in infrastructure, can play critical role in sustaining the global...

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

3D Robotics Announces $30 Million Series B Financing

3D Robotics, the leading open Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) company, today announced a $30 million Series B financing round. The round was co-led by Foundry Group, a new investor, and existing investor True Ventures, along with participation...

Sunday, May 5th, 2013

New ‘Infrastructure Bank’ for Asia in the Cards

A new infrastructure bank for Asia could be set up as a result of an in-depth study into funding by the ASEAN+3 group of nations, Emerging Markets has learned.The idea of a new Multilateral Financing Mechanism for...

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

Private Equity Paves Road for India’s Infrastructure

With a USD 2.2 billion order book to build nearly 4,000 km (2,500 miles) of road lanes across India and its bank credit tapped out, KMC Constructions turned to private equity for funding. Private equity investors are poised...