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ADB Raises Assistance for Developing Asia to Improve Clean Energy Access
ADB has boosted its technical assistance to scale up projects that provide the region's poor with better access to modern and reliable sources of clean energy.
ADB to Contribute to ASEAN+3 Credit Guarantee Facility
ADB and ASEAN nations, along with People's Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea, are moving to establish a jointly owned credit guarantee facility, which is aimed at promoting financial stability and boosting long-term investment in the region.
Asia's Local Bond Markets Expand 16.5% in 2009, More Growth to Come - Report
Local currency bond markets in emerging East Asia expanded 16.5% in 2009, with $4.4 trillion in paper outstanding at the end of December, and should continue to grow in 2010, according to ADB's quarterly Asia Bond Monitor.
Indonesia Gets $100 Million to Improve Java-Bali Power Distribution Systems
ADB and Agence Francaise de Developpement are providing $100 million in loans to help Indonesia overhaul a key power distribution network in a bid to save energy and cut greenhouse gas emissions.
Indonesia's Energy Sector Gets $400M from Global Climate Funds
Indonesia's geothermal power capacity is set to nearly double following the endorsement of a new climate investment fund plan. The $400 million plan, endorsed by the Trust Fund Committee of the Clean Technology Fund, will help transform Indonesia's use of renewable energy and ultimately support the government to meet its long-term goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 26% in 2020.
PNG, Timor-Leste Get Support to Boost Trade, Services with Indonesia
Papua New Guinea and Timor-Leste are getting support from the Government of Japan and ADB to help unlock the major potential for increased cross-border travel, trade, investment and tourism, with neighboring Indonesia.
Southeast Asia Recovering from Crisis, But Fiscal, Structural Changes Needed: Study
Southeast Asian economies are recovering faster than expected from the global economic crisis, but in the longer term will need to make financial, fiscal and structural adjustments to buffer themselves against future shocks, says a new study commissioned by ADB.
Special ADB Assessment Upgrades Economic Forecast for Developing Asia
ADB has upgraded its economic forecast for developing Asia after third-quarter data showed a better-than-expected performance by many countries in the region.
Indonesia Gets $200 Million for Further Reforms to Spur Growth, Cut Poverty
Indonesia will receive a $200 million loan from ADB for further reforms that support the government's ongoing efforts to spur sustainable growth and cut poverty.
ADB Conference Promotes Investments in Indonesia's Energy Efficiency Sector
Investments in energy efficiency solutions in Indonesia offer a potential $4 billion market for commercial banks and the industrial sector, a Jakarta conference co-organized by ADB heard today.