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Can Cyprus's economy recover from the coronavirus crisis?

May 11, 2020

Can Cyprus keep its admirable record of bouncing back from yet another a crisis?

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Cyprus's banks enter coronavirus crisis in good shape

May 11, 2020

The silver cloud in 2013’s financial problems is that it forced Cypriot banks to reform, putting them in good shape to survive the coronavirus crisis.

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VEB.RF deputy head looks to nurture a green future

May 7, 2020

The deputy chairman of Russian development institution VEB.RF describes its focus PPPs and how it backs green finance in the country.

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Crédit Agricole CIB uses AI to accelerate data and compliance tasks

May 7, 2020

Crédit Agricole’s corporate and investment banking unit has taken a technology-first approach to risk and compliance.

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Ghana optimistic it can avoid knockout coronavirus blow

May 7, 2020

Ghana will not escape the pandemic fallout hitting its tourism and resources sectors but the country hopes to avoid recession.

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Ghana banks prepare for coronavirus clean-up

May 7, 2020

Rigorous initiatives to clear up bad loans and recapitalise will help Ghana’s banking sector to support customers during and after the Covid-19 crisis abates.

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Sri Lanka looks to technology and BPO to develop its economy

May 6, 2020

Sri Lanka is adding higher skilled sectors to its traditional offerings of tourism and tea. 

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Coronavirus, consolidation and challengers: Sri Lankan banks' triple challenge

May 6, 2020

Banks in Sri Lanka are facing a triple threat that goes beyond the coronavirus pandemic.

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Sri Lanka CBG calls for strong traditional banking

May 6, 2020

The new governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka talks to The Banker about how he will bring his academic experience to the role. 

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Could the Capital Markets Union aid Europe's recovery?

May 4, 2020

The EU’s stalled Capital Markets Union project is back on the agenda in light of the coronavirus crisis – if members can agree. 

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