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ADB's 47th Annual Meeting, held in Astana from 2 to 5 May, saw much discussion on connectivity, innovation, and the need to keep up with the demands of a changing Asia and Pacific.

In Central Asia, six CAREC corridors link the region’s economic hubs to each other and connect the landlocked CAREC countries to other Eurasian and global markets. Corridor 3 connects the Russian Federation to South Asia and the Middle East, running through six of CAREC’s member countries.

为应对亚太地区快速变革所带来的新发展挑战,亚洲开发银行(亚行)正在重新调整自身业务,强调包容性、建立适应能力,并加强对中等收入国家的支持,以取得更大的切实成果。

To meet the development challenges of a rapidly-changing Asia-Pacific region, ADB is realigning its operations to emphasize inclusiveness, build resilience, and focus on solutions for middle-income countries.

In Central Asia, six CAREC corridors link the region’s economic hubs to each other and connect the landlocked CAREC countries to other Eurasian and global markets. Corridor 2 links East Asia to the Mediterranean and southern Europe - with trade expanding in recent years following the implementation of the People’s Republic of China’s “go west” policy.

In Central Asia, six CAREC corridors link the region’s economic hubs to each other and connect the landlocked CAREC countries to other Eurasian and global markets. Corridor 1 - the most active of the six - links Europe to East Asia, traversing the Russian Federation border to the People’s Republic of China via Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic.

ADBは国際開発金融機関。開発途上加盟国への融資、グラント、専門知識を通じて貧困削減と成長の恩恵を皆で共有できる世界づくりを支援

ADB is an international development finance institution. We provide loans, grants, and expertise to our developing member countries to help reduce poverty and create a world in which everyone can share the benefits of growth.

As Kazakhstan endeavors to diversify its economy and avoid falling into the middle-income trap the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is helping the Central Asian country harness innovation to achieve sustainable growth. Matthew Westfall, ADB’s Country Director for Kazakhstan, shares his insights on this evolving partnership.