World Bank Boost Jobs, Urban Improvements in Brazilian Seaport

The World Bank has approved a

for the Brazilian city of Santos, the country's most important seaport. The loan will support local projects that aims to create more jobs, improve public services, and foster sustainable growth in the city.

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    Ivy Mungcal

    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.