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 (CDC) increased returns on its Africa portfolio by 12% last year.
"We were blind when we sold some parastatals, and made mistakes." He said parastatals like Chilanga Cement should not have been sold to the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC).
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.
The Acacia Fund, whose Chairman is the former Chief Executive of the East Africa Industries, Mr James Barrage Wanjui, boasts several high profile shareholders including the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC), the German Investment and Development Company (DEG) and the Barclays Bank Kenya Limited.

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