Wednesday, 21 August 2019 02:18 GMT
img

World Bank to assist Indonesia with USD1 billion




(MENAFN) On Sunday, the World Bank proclaimed giving to Indonesia USD1 billion, after it was rocked by a series of current catastrophes, containing a fatal earthquake-tsunami that murdered thousands.

CEO Kristalina Georgieva, revealed the funds at Indonesian holiday island of Bali, where the Bank and the International Monetary Fund have been holding their yearly conferences.

A 7.5-magnitude quake and a resulting tsunami tore through Palu city on Sulawesi Island on September 28, murder over 2,000 people and leaving thousands others missing, supposed dead.

Rescue teams scoured the wreckage for a fortnight before calling off the search for the dead, recognizing as many as 5,000 missing people might never be found.

MENAFN1410201800450000ID1097566967


World Bank to assist Indonesia with USD1 billion

  Most popular stories  

Day | Week | Month