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ADB President Praises Indonesia's Reform Progress, Highlights Need for Action on Economic Challenges
ADB President Takehiko Nakao today will meet with Joko Widodo, President of Indonesia and Jusuf Kalla, Vice President of Indonesia and other senior officials, to discuss the government’s ambitious economic reform program.
ASEAN Chief Justices Taking Action on Environmental Law and Enforcement
Justices from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) have agreed to measures to strengthen environmental law adjudication and enforcement in the region.
Emerging East Asia’s Bond Markets Resilient But Risks Are Rising
Emerging East Asia’s local currency bond markets are resilient but a faster-than-expected US interest rate hike and a stronger dollar could pose problems, says the ADB's latest Asia Bond Monitor.
ADB Lends $400 Million to Aid Indonesia, Boost Investment and Accelerate Growth
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $400 million program loan to help Indonesia improve its investment climate to attract greater foreign and domestic investment, needed for long-term sustainable growth and social development.
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.
Major Reforms Could Spur Indonesia’s Growth, Says ADB
The Indonesian economy is expected to slow on weak export performance in 2014 before picking up in 2015 as external demand improves and the new government’s reform agenda takes hold, 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.
Asia's Bonds Face Rising Risks from US Rates, Mid-East Tensions, PRC Property
Emerging East Asia’s local currency bonds have performed well so far in 2014 but an earlier-than-anticipated US rate hike, a slowing property market in the People’s Republic of China, and higher risk aversion and inflation due to Middle East tensions could undermine that, says a new report from the ADB.
First Meeting of ASEAN Judicial Working Group to Deepen Cooperation on Environment
The ASEAN Judiciaries Working Group on Environment met for the first time to explore ways to deepen cooperation on the region’s environmental problems.
Indonesia Needs Knowledge Driven Economy To Sustain Growth - Report
Indonesia is projected to be the world’s 7th largest economy by 2030, but sustaining recent dramatic gains will require a transformation of its current growth model, with much more focus on high-end technologies, skills, and services, says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.