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World Bank

After “Doing Business” (Mauricio Cárdenas, Project-Syndicate)

Following its recent business-environment rankings scandal, the World Bank will have to overcome a deep trust deficit and take drastic steps to restore public confidence in its data. Any new efforts it undertakes in this area should meet four minimum criteria.

After “Doing Business” by Mauricio Cárdenas – Project Syndicate (project-syndicate.org)

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China World Bank

China urges World Bank to conduct full probe in issues related to business report (Global Times)

Photo taken on April 17, 2020 shows the World Bank headquarters in Washington, DC, the United States.Photo:Xinhua

Photo taken on April 17, 2020 shows the World Bank headquarters in Washington, DC, the United States.Photo:Xinhua

China’s Foreign Ministry on Friday called on the World Bank to conduct a full investigation into relevant issues to protect both the credibility of its business environment report and reputation of its members, after the World Bank ended its “Doing Business” report citing “data irregularities.”

China urges World Bank to conduct full probe in issues related to business report – Global Times