Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Business / DT 3 / 2017

Sida makes slow progress with UN agencies on sharing corruption information

 
The number of reported cases of suspected misuse of Swedish aid has increased substantially over the last few years, but UN agencies remain underrepresented.
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Danish consultant debarred for bribing officials in Asia

 
The Copenhagen-based firm Consia Consultants ApS has been debarred from doing business with the World Bank for 14 years. 
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Aid to nudge Danish energy exports into new markets

 
In a new export strategy aimed at doubling Danish exports of energy technology by 2030, development aid is seen as an important tool to push exporters into new markets. 
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Doubles capital to Norfund

 
A new Norwegian White Paper on development proposes a doubling of resources for the aid-financed risk capital fund Norfund over the next four years.  
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