WB to give $100mn loan to develop public spaces By Staff Correspondent | Last Updated: 1st April, 2019, 00:00

The World Bank approved $100.5 million to improve public spaces and urban services in four large neighborhoods under the Dhaka South City Corporation benefitting about a million residents. The Dhaka City…

WB to give $100mn loan 
to develop public spaces

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