Bangladesh: News Releases
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South Asian Countries to Develop Subregional Tourism Focused on Cultural And Natural Heritage
Five South Asian countries will deepen their cooperation to promote their unique tourism market of culture and nature-based destinations.
ADB President Visits Islamic Development Bank in Jeddah
The Presidents of the Islamic Development Bank Group and the Asian Development Bank have called for closer cooperation to enhance the impact of their development work in common member countries.
ADB Allocates $3M Grant to Expand Clean Energy Program
The Asian Development Bank is providing a $3 million grant to expand its clean energy program to involve more developing member countries.
ADB Reinforces Support for Urban Development in Bangladesh
The Asian Development Bank is providing additional funds to improve the basic services and infrastructure in small and medium-sized towns of Bangladesh.
Bangladesh to Boost Private Infrastructure Investment Via ADB
Bangladesh will mobilize massive private sector funds to invest in infrastructure projects with the help of a $165 million loan facility to be funded by the Asian Development Bank.
Tighter Global Credit Heightens Need for South Asian Bond Market Development
As global credit markets tighten in the wake of events on Wall Street, the need for Asia, and in particular South Asia, to develop and strengthen domestic bond markets as a source of long term, local capital, has never been more acute.
ADB Supports Closer Cooperation in South Asia
The Asian Development Bank is supporting closer regional cooperation and integration in South Asia through a grant designed to help strengthen and expand policy reforms in two key nations, India and Pakistan.
ADB Helping Bangladesh Cope with Rising Food Prices
The Asian Development Bank is extending a $170 million loan to Bangladesh to cope with the current food crisis.
Bangladesh Vocational Education System Improvements to Increase Job Prospects
The Asian Development Bank is helping thousands of unemployed and underemployed Bangladesh adults attain better wage and employment prospects by improving the country's technical skills training system.
Developing Asia to Post Solid Growth in 2008 Even as Major Industrial Economies Slow Down, Says ADB
Developing Asian economies will register solid growth in 2008 despite a coincident slowdown in major industrial economies, surging food and fuel prices and a simmering credit crisis in the United States, the Asian Development Bank says in a new major report.