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Indonesia Power Project Marks First Loan of ASEAN Infrastructure Fund
The ASEAN Infrastructure Fund Ltd. (AIF) has commenced lending operations with a $25 million loan to fund power links in Indonesia, becoming a new source of funding for the development of priority infrastructure projects in the region.
GMS Ministers Endorse Plan to Accelerate Cross Border Transport, Trade
Countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion have endorsed measures to expedite and expand cross border transport and trade, including stepping up bilateral and trilateral country agreements.
ASEAN Chief Justices Explore Legal Solutions to Environmental Threats
Legal responses to cross border threats from climate change, pollution, deforestation and the illegal trade in wildlife and timber are at the top of the agenda at a meeting of Chief Justices from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Bangkok, Thailand.
Bright Spots for Cambodia's Service Sector, But Hard Reforms Needed
Cambodia is benefitting from a steadily growing service sector, but needs to clear a number of obstacles to harness the sector’s potential, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
ADB Invests to Help Drive Energy Efficiency in Southeast Asia
Hospitals, hotels, shopping malls, and many other businesses in Southeast Asian countries are expected to adopt cost-effective, energy-saving solutions once positive results are demonstrated through pioneering energy efficiency projects funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Power Swaps Can Help Asia-Pacific Manage Daunting Future Energy Needs - Report
Cross-border power exchanges can play a central role in helping Asia and the Pacific meet its booming demand for power, which is set to sharply outpace the rest of the world’s over the next two decades, says a comprehensive new report from ADB.
Developing Asia Slowing Amid Global Financial Jitters
Softer than expected economic activity in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and India and jitters over the United States (US) quantitative easing (QE) program will weigh on Asia and the Pacific’s growth prospects in the near term, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
ADB Retains Cambodia's Growth Outlook for 2013 and 2014
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) maintained its forecast for Cambodia’s economic growth at 7.2% in 2013, supported by buoyant exports and robust construction and service sectors, says a new ADB report released today. In 2014, the pace is expected to pick up to 7.5% as recovery gains traction in Europe and the United States.
Asia Must Step Up Governance Reforms to Sustain Growth and Development
Asia and the Pacific's economic gains must be matched by stepped-up efforts on governance so that growth benefits can be more evenly shared and development progress locked in, says a new ADB report.
Guppy Fish Proven to Be Cheap, Effective Tool in Fight against Dengue
Larvae-eating guppy fish can help combat the spread of dengue, a mosquito-borne illness giving rise to hundreds of thousands of severe cases including 20,000 deaths worldwide every year.