Robert Zoellick

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Robert Zoellick

An American lawyer who spent most of his career in government service. He served in the U.S. Department of State and later was the U.S. Trade Representative. In 2007, he became president of the World Bank.
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Ibrahim Al-Assaf, Minister of Finance of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Arab Ministers of Finance and Central Banks Governors held a meeting with outgoing World Bank President Robert B. Zoellick to bid him farewell, it was reported here today.
New Delhi, Mar 31 ( ANI ): Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick held talks here on Saturday, stressing on the value of the bank group's continued engagement with India.
Finishing a visit to Morocco today, World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick said that Morocco s economic reforms and decade of good economic growth could be expanded through further reform and greater civic participation.
The World Bank and Bulgaria have great potential in establishing a new model of cooperation in the absorption of EU funds, the WB President, Robert B. Zoellick, says.
Mexico and the World Bank reinforced their strategic partnership on key development issues, after a two day working visit by World Bank Group (WBG) President Robert B. Zoellick.
Today, three months after the military campaign in the Swat Valley began, security is improving and schools have reopened in most places, said World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick. It is critical now to reach the millions of people touched by this massive disruption with quick and effective assistance.
World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick on Wednesday praised Kazakhstan for its prudent policies in managing the challenges of financial market volatility and commended GovernmentCOs goal of increasing countryCOs competitiveness through institutional and human development.
President Bush probably succeeded in curtailing the discussion yesterday by nominating Robert B. Zoellick for the job.
Deputy Secretary of State Robert B. Zoellick suggested May 16 that the sugar industry's opposition to the proposed U.S.-Dominican Republic-Central America Free Trade Agreement--which he said pays special attention to the needs of sugar producers--could hurt the industry when Congress considers the next farm bill.
Trade Representative (USTR) Robert B. Zoellick announced that USTR will create a separate and expanded Office of China Affairs to accommodate an increase in staff dedicated to China trade issues.
Trade Representative Robert B. Zoellick announced that the Bush administration had concluded a "cutting edge" Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA) with El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua.
presidential envoy Robert B. Zoellick that the American war on Afghanistan could destabilize moderate Muslim countries if not handled properly.