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ADB President Visits Kyrgyz Republic to Strengthen Partnership, Attend CAREC Ministerial Meeting
ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with President Almazbek Atambaev and Prime Minister Djoomart Otorbaev of the Kyrgyz Republic. President Nakao also gave a keynote address at the 13th CAREC Ministerial Conference in Bishkek.
ADB President Visits Azerbaijan to Discuss 2015 ADB Annual Meeting, Deepen Partnership
ADB President Takehiko Nakao today met with Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Minister of Finance and ADB Governor Samir Sharifov to discuss ways of further deepening the partnership with the fast-growing country as it prepares to host next year’s ADB Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors.
ADB, Azerbaijan Partnership to Promote New Economic Opportunities and Inclusive Growth
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Azerbaijan have agreed to a country partnership strategy for 2014-2018 to help diversify the economy and foster new economic opportunities, promote inclusive growth, and reduce urban-rural disparities.
Developing Asia Fastest Growing Region as Key Economies Advance Reforms
Developing Asia remains the fastest growing region globally despite slower-than-expected growth in major industrial countries as key economies in the region move ahead with structural reforms, says a new ADB report.
ADB Urges Asia to Take Advantage of Global Value Chain Opportunities
Asian economies—having reaped substantial gains from global value chains in the past 25 years—can extend these gains if governments and business work together to reduce tariffs and non-tariff trade barriers, and improve logistics and transport infrastructure, says a new ADB report.
New ADB Office to Provide Independent PPP Transaction Advisory Services
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today opened a new office to provide governments with independent advice on shaping public-private partnerships (PPPs), a key conduit for greater infrastructure investment in developing Asia.
Broader View of Poverty Underscores Critical Long-Term Challenge - ADB
Poverty will remain a critical challenge for Asia and the Pacific in the coming decades, requiring a greater focus on efforts to address food insecurity and economic vulnerability, says a new ADB report.
ADB Maintains Developing Asia Growth Forecast
Developing Asia remains on track toward steady growth in 2014 despite slower-than-expected growth in the United States in the first quarter, says a new ADB report.
ADB Approved $21.02 Billion in Financing Operations in 2013
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved $21.02 billion in financing operations last year, according to ADB’s 2013 Annual Report, released ahead of its 47th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors to be held 2–5 May in Astana, Kazakhstan.
ADB Sees Steady Growth for Developing Asia
Developing Asia will extend its steady economic growth in 2014 as higher demand from recovering advanced economies will be dampened somewhat by moderating growth in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.