http://www.dhakatribune.com/sites/all/themes/dhaka_tribune/images/logo.pngThe additional financing would amount to US$110 million, says a WB release. The positive outcome achieved so far by the project has prompted the government to request the World Bank for additional financing to launch a third round of Academic Innovation Fund (AIF) and include new activities. The additional financing will also be utilised to expand Bangladesh Research and Education Network (BdREN) applications and establish a Quality Assurance mechanism at public universities. The additional financing would amount to US$110 million and increase the total IDA contribution to the project to US$191 million from the original US$81 million, says a WB release. Full article...