Commonwealth Development Corporation


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Commonwealth Development Corporation

An international aid organization established by the British government after the Second World War to aid in post-war development. It has since been partially privatized and assists in international development in various parts of the world. See also: DFID.
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The Commonwealth Development Corporation is owned by the Government which runs a pounds 2.
Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC), based in the United Kingdom, has 27 overseas offices and an investment portfolio consisting of $2.
Three other development finance and multilateral investment companies Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO), International Finance Corporation (IFC), Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC) apart from India Financial Inclusion Fund (IFIF), a fund managed by impact investment company Caspian, brought in the remaining amount into Equitas.
Ms Short, on a two-day visit to Pakistan, also said consideration could be given to cancelling interest payments on the country's pounds 20 million debt to the Commonwealth Development Corporation and disclosed direct aid to the military government there would be increased.
Cogentrix is serving as lead developer and majority owner in a consortium that includes Scotia Energy of Glasgow, Scotland and the Commonwealth Development Corporation of Great Britain.
The hotel symbolises a collaboration with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC) as partners, and the Tanzania Development Finance Corporation (TDFC) as a lender.

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