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The White House is reportedly considering former Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi to head the World Bank

Indra Nooyi, who stepped down from PepsiCo in August 2018, is reportedly being considered for the role of president of the World Bank.

Ivanka Trump is reportedly under consideration to lead The World Bank

Ivanka previously worked as a vice president of acquisitions at the Trump Organization. She also directed her own fashion line, which was shuttered last summer.
People walk past the United Nations headquarters on September 26, 2018 in New York City. World leaders gathered for the 73rd annual meeting at the UN headquarters in Manhattan.

The Trump administration is denying diplomatic visas to the same-sex partners of UN, World Bank, and IMF officials unless they get married — eve...

The State Department has quietly implemented a new rule barring same-sex partners of international organization workers to enter the country on certain diplomatic visas, unless the couple gets legally married. G-4 visas are used by foreign nationals who work at major international organizations.

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A workers' rights protest march in London. October 2014.

WORLD BANK: Workers should ditch minimum wage to compete with robot labor

The World Bank said employers should be able to opt out of paying minimum wage.
A girl with Chile's national flag painted on her face at Monumental Stadium Santiago, Chile, before Chile's match against Bolivia, September 6, 2016.

The World Bank says it will redo its competitiveness rankings after unfairly influencing them for years

The upcoming revision could affect the rankings of a number of countries, but Chile may see the most significant adjustment.

WORLD BANK: Global growth will peak this year and then decline

Global growth is likely to peak in 2018 and slowdown going forward, due to slowing productivity, weak investment and demographic factors, the World Bank said.

The World Bank released new poverty lines — find out where your country stands

New standards for poverty include those for middle- and high-income countries, at $3.20, $5.50, and $21.70 a day.