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For the Middle East and North Africa, the 2010 World Development Indicators support earlier World Bank findings—that a more vibrant private sector is essential to the region’s economic growth and…

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The World Bank is excited to announce its new open data initiative, bringing global economic and development data to the web for the world to use. As part of the open data initiative, the Bank…

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The East Asia and Pacific region has emerged as a leader in the world reforestation effort due to significant increases in China, according to this year’s World Development Indicators report.…

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Accessing the World Bank's collection of data is now as easy as an ordinary Google search thanks to new integration between Google Public Data and the World Bank data API. Read more about the…

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The World Bank DataFinder app for iPhone, which provides 50 years of indicator data in your pocket, is now available in the iTunes Store. The app takes advantage of the DataFinder APIs to chart…

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