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EIB approves €7.5 billion for health, private sector, clean transport, education and energy

Christian Fernsby |
The European Investment Bank approved €7.5 billion of new financing for projects across Europe and around the world.

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Meeting by video conference the EIB Board also approved support for renewable energy, energy efficiency and biogas, and new clean transport investment.

This includes targeted credit lines in Spain, Mexico, Uzbekistan, the Maldives and through regional initiatives with partners across Africa to help companies.

The Board also approved a regional initiative to strengthen the public healthcare response.

Commuters and travellers across Europe will benefit from improved air quality and more sustainable transport following EIB support for new rail, electric car and public transport investment agreed.

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