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ADB $200 Million Loan to Help Indonesia Deliver Sustained, Higher and Pro-Poor Growth
ADB is providing $200 million to Indonesia for further reforms to speed up sustainable economic growth and accelerate the government's drive to reduce poverty.
ADB $3 Million Grant to Help Victims of Indonesia's Volcano Eruption
ADB is extending $3 million to assist in aid efforts in the wake of the Mount Merapi volcano eruptions, which destroyed homes and displaced hundreds of thousands of people in Central Java province and Yogyakarta Special region in October and November 2010.
ADB Funds $300 Million Program to Help Expand Access to Housing in Indonesia
ADB's Board of Directors approved a $300 million rupiah-denominated program that will provide fixed-rate loans to private commercial banks for mortgage on-lending.
ADB Extends $200 Million to Help Indonesia Accelerate Infrastructure Investment
ADB will provide a $200 million loan to Indonesia for an ongoing program designed to remove obstacles to infrastructure investment.
Corporate Issuance Drives Asia's Local Bond Markets to $5 Trillion - Report
A rapid rise of corporate bond issuance in emerging East Asia has driven the growth in the region's local currency bond markets to just over $5 trillion.
ADB's Clean Air Scorecard to Help Asia Reduce Air Pollution
Asia and the Pacific must work harder to address air pollution alongside broader efforts to counter climate change, and a new Clean Air Scorecard developed by ADB will help the region do that.
ADB President Calls for Concrete Action in Indonesia-Malaysia-Thailand Growth Triangle
ADB President Haruhiko Kuroda today praised the leaders of Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand for their strong commitment to subregional cooperation, but said the grouping now needed to deliver on its initial promise of accelerating economic development in its poorest provinces.
Asia's Local Bond Markets Expand 18.8%, Foreign Investment Soars - Report
Local currency bond markets in emerging East Asia had grown by an annual 18.8% as of the end of June, with $4.8 trillion in paper outstanding, according to ADB's latest quarterly Asia Bond Monitor.
Developing Asia's Recovery Gains Further Momentum - ADB
Developing Asia's robust recovery from the global crisis is gaining further momentum, ADB says in its annual flagship economic publication Asian Development Outlook 2010 Update, released today.
ASEAN+3 Forum Discusses Harmonizing Asia's Bond Markets
The ASEAN+3 Bond Market Forum met for the first time today in Tokyo, Japan to discuss how best to harmonize regulations and market practices in Asia's local currency bond transactions.