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Featured Photo: Supporting a U.S. oil and natural gas exploration company off the coast of Israel

  Off the coast of Israel in the Mediterranean Sea, a member of the OPIC team on a due diligence trip visits a drilling platform near the site where the Noble Energy Leviathan facility will be built with the support of OPIC political... Read more...

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OPIC Partners Pay Back: ContourGlobal

Latest in an ongoing series. Read about other OPIC partners who have repaid their loans in full here. ​​​​​​​ One of several CHP plants built with OPIC financing ​​​​​​​ New York-based ContourGlobal, which used OPIC financing to... Read more...

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In the Pacific Northwest region, startups and established businesses partner with OPIC

Wade Rain, one of several OPIC partners in the Pacific Northwest, uses ​​​​​​​OPIC political risk insurance to support the sale of advanced irrigation equipment in Mexico.   Next month, OPIC will take its Expanding Horizons... Read more...

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OPIC supported project presented with IJGlobal African Power Deal of the Year award

  ​​​​​​​Project finance journal IJGlobal named an OPIC-supported power project in Ghana as the African Power Deal of the Year for its work to reach financial close in 2016. The project, a 200 megawatt (MW) combined cycle dual fuel... Read more...

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Featured Photo: Bringing health services to remote communities in Ghana

Today is World Health Day, an occasion to highlight the extreme shortage of healthcare in many parts of the developing world. About 44 percent of countries around the world have less than 1 physician per 1000 people. This photo shows the work of one... Read more...

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Focus on OPIC American business partners: Belstar Development

Fifth in a series highlighting our American business partners See the third and fourth posts to read about other OPIC partners ​​​​​​​ Workers in Ghana unload healthcare equipment for a Belstar supported project... Read more...

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OPIC to kick off workshop series for American small businesses

OPIC Director of Corporate Development Alison Germak, talks to a small business owner at an Expanding Horizons workshop.   OPIC will kick off its 2017 Expanding Horizons small business workshop series on May 4 in Portland, Oregon... Read more...

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Featured Photo: Helping a U.S. investor in Egypt mitigate political risk

  In Egypt’s Western Desert, natural gas produced by Houston-based Apache Corp. is processed. Apache, the largest U.S. investor in Egypt, is also one of the largest producers of natural gas in the Western Desert, and has supported its... Read more...

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Powering economic development: OPIC at CERAWeek

​​​​​​​OPIC joined energy industry leaders from around the world earlier this month at the CERAWeek energy conference in Houston, where OPIC Acting President Dev Jagadesan spoke on a panel about expanding access to electricity in developing markets... Read more...

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Supporting U.S. investments in Ukraine

  On March 22, Daniel Bilak, Director of UkraineInvest, Ukraine's Investment Promotion Office, stopped by OPIC to discuss investment in the country. UkraineInvest’s mission is to attract international business investment to Ukraine... Read more...

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