World Bank Helps India SMEs

The World Bank will provide USD400 million to support small and medium-sized enterprises in India,

reported. "This project is part of a larger program of support in response to the government of India request for funding in light of the financial crisis," said Roberto Zagha, the bank's top official in the country.

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  • Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.