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ADB President Visits Kyrgyz Republic to Strengthen Partnership, Attend CAREC Ministerial Meeting
ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with President Almazbek Atambaev and Prime Minister Djoomart Otorbaev of the Kyrgyz Republic. President Nakao also gave a keynote address at the 13th CAREC Ministerial Conference in Bishkek.
ADB To Help Spur SME Growth In Kazakhstan
ADB is providing a $122 million loan to develop small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) through participating banks and the state-owned JSC Damu Entrepreneurship Development Fund (Damu) in Kazakhstan.
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.
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.
Kazakhstan Needs to Intensify Push for Diversification, Innovation - Report
Kazakhstan needs to intensify its push for economic diversification and innovation if it is to achieve its goal of being among the top 30 most developed countries by 2050, says a new ADB report.
New ADB Office to Provide Independent PPP Transaction Advisory Services
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today opened a new office to provide governments with independent advice on shaping public-private partnerships (PPPs), a key conduit for greater infrastructure investment in developing Asia.
Broader View of Poverty Underscores Critical Long-Term Challenge - ADB
Poverty will remain a critical challenge for Asia and the Pacific in the coming decades, requiring a greater focus on efforts to address food insecurity and economic vulnerability, says a new ADB report.
ADB Maintains Developing Asia Growth Forecast
Developing Asia remains on track toward steady growth in 2014 despite slower-than-expected growth in the United States in the first quarter, says a new ADB report.
ADB President Says Innovative Solutions Are Key to Asia's Changing Needs
Asia and the Pacific is the most dynamic region in the world. Yet, poverty remains the biggest challenge. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will sharpen its operational focus to better help its clients overcome challenges, ADB President Takehiko Nakao said today in his opening address to the 47th Annual Meeting of ADB’s Board of Governors.
Landmark Cofinancing Accord Signed by ADB and Kazakhstan
Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao signed a groundbreaking cofinancing framework with Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov at the opening ceremony of ADB’s 47th Annual Meeting today in Astana. The agreement sets forth a new paradigm for partnership on the country’s development agenda. The signing was witnessed by the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev.