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Migrant workers' cash flow fuels underground economy

...Latin America, remittances hit $62 billion last year and are projected to top $100 billion by 2010, the Inter-American Development Bank says. Mexicans wire home the most cash - nearly $22 billion - most of it earned in the U.S. - India...

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Across South Carolina

...to send roughly $322 million to families in their homelands this year, according to a new report by the Inter-American Development Bank. That figure represents a significant increase from two years ago, according to the report released Wednesday...

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Foreign workers in Japan send $8.25 billion back home

...straight to "the pockets of the poor people," Inter-American Development Bank President Enrique V. Iglesias noted on a...to the region combined, according to the Inter-American Development Bank. About $31 billion of that came from an...

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Latin America battles with Y2K

...year to deal with Y2K problems, and the Inter-American Development Bank expects to open a $2 billion line of credit...controller and chief information office for the Inter-American Development Bank. The Brazilian government's Y2K coordinator...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/18/tec_259362.shtml
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Brazil's Senate passes key austerity measure

...Washington since Friday, attending meetings with the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and the U.S. Treasury. Brazil has received about $9 billion of the IMF-led rescue package and is now...

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A valuable lesson

...leaving them with valuable lessons and bags of money. Hector Morales, the U.S. executive director of the Inter-American Development Bank, represented U.S. Treasury Secretary John Snow at the school as part of the annual National Teach Children...

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Stores sell goods here, then deliver them across border

...billion a year on top of cash remittance, said Donald Terry, multilateral investment fund manager for the Inter-American Development Bank. The scale is so large that the bank has identified money for goods and services, along with traditional...

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Rubin criticizes House budget for tapping lending institutions' funds

...previously appropriated as collateral for loans made by the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank. The money is part of a total of $12.5 billion in so-called callable capital -- resources the United...

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Brazil's economic ills spreads turmoil in Latin American

...severe contagion effect" that the Mexican collapse did, said Ricardo Hausmann, chief economist at the Inter-American Development Bank. "I still expect to see positive growth in the region from a recovery in the second part of the year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/02/bus_252075.shtml
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IMF announces Brazil economic package

...part of the package the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank would provide $4.5 billion each. He said...Contributions from the World Bank, the Inter-American Development Bank and the other wealthy nations -- Japan...

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