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Resignation of the President of the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim

On Monday, January 7, 2019, Jim Yong Kim, President of the World Bank, said he was resigning to focus "on infrastructure investments in developing countries."
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01/08/2019 - 12:35
Christine MBENGONO
rédactrice Cameroun-online

Promoted by Barack Obama, who until then was president of the flagship institution of economic development for 6 years, has just revealed that he will join an investment company and focus "on investment in infrastructure in developing countries. developing countries".

 

 

With this departure that surprises everyone, it is the business of Donald Trump that will go well.

Indeed, it is customary for the President of the World Bank to be American and the Director of the European FM; a share disputed by emerging countries. Donald Trump, therefore has the task of appointing the new leadership of the World Bank, "which could mean the arrival of an opponent of multilateralism at the head of the World Bank"

Recall that he still had 2 years of mandate.