The International Bank for Economic Co-operation has submitted the best offer for opening of non-revolving credit facility for financing of investment expenditures under the project of reconstruction to be performed by JSC Ufa International Airport. The agreement provides for opening of a credit facility in the amount of 1 billion RUB with a maturity in 10 years. Implementation support of infrastructure projects in the IBEC’s member countries is one of the Bank’s business priorities.
On 3 May 2017, Mr. Alexander Janeczek, President of the Management Board of the Polish Business Club, visited the headquarters of the Bank by invitation of Ms. Irina Golovchenko, Chairman of the IBEC’s Board. The visit was confined to the National Holiday of the Republic of Poland on the occasion of the adoption of the Constitution. The parties agreed upon the cooperation, in the context of which Polish companies and businessmen will have the opportunity to become Bank’s clients and expand geography of their business with support of the international financial institution, and the Bank as part of its strategy will promote strengthening of economic relations of Polish business with enterprises and organizations of the Bank’s member countries and other countries, in particular providing account management.
IBEC Participates in the 18th Meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian-Slovak Commission on Trade-and-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation.
Ms. Irina Golovchenko, Chairman of the IBEC’s Board, within the official delegation, participated in the 18th meeting of the Intergovernmental Russian-Slovak Commission on Trade-and-Economic and Scientific-Technical Cooperation chaired by Mr. Denis Manturov, Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, and Mr. Peter Žiga, Minister of Economy of the Slovak Republic. In the course of the meeting, there was an increased focus on the issues of development of bilateral cooperation for the purposes of expanding and deepening trade and economic relations, full-fledged utilization of investment potential of the two countries, and making interaction of business communities more active.
From 18 April to 19 April 2017, the delegation of the International Bank of Economic Co-operation headed by Ms. Irina Golovchenko, Chairman of the Board, visited the Slovak Republic. As a part of the visit, a meeting was held with Ms. Dana Meager, State Secretary of the Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic. As head of the delegation of the Slovak Republic in the IBEC’s Council, Ms. Dana Meager gave a positive assessment to the dynamics of the Bank growth and reaffirmed the support of the IBEC’s Development Strategy by Slovakia, emphasizing an interest in supporting of Slovak entrepreneurs by the Bank.
The IBEC acted as a silver sponsor of the 34th BACEE Regional Banking Conference. Mr. Egidiu Hentes, a member of the IBEC’s Board, took part in the meetings of the conference, which was held in Budapest on the 10-11 of April 2017. This year, the event united 110 participants from 27 countries of the world. The conference speakers represented the international financial community from commercial and state banks, consultants, providers of IT solutions for banking sector, rating agencies and independent analysts. New banking products, technological solutions and bank information security issues were discussed at the round tables within the framework of the conference. A stand-alone session was devoted to the hot topic of risk management.