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CAREC Ministers to Gather in PRC to Chart Way Forward for the Region
Ministers from 10 nations spanning the Caucasus, Central, East, and South Asia will gather here on 29-31 October to discuss concrete ways to boost connectivity and cooperation in their region through to 2020.
Kazakhstan Develops Silk Road Network Through CAREC
The reconstruction of about 200 kilometers of the Aktau–Beineu Road in Mangystau Oblast is a strong example of regional cooperation at work under the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program, which celebrates 11 years in existence with its ministerial conference set for October 29-31 in the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
Developing Asia Faces New Era of Moderate Growth - ADB Report
ADB is significantly scaling back 2012 and 2013 growth forecasts for developing Asia, saying that after years of rapid growth, the region must brace for a prolonged period of moderate expansion amidst an ongoing slump in global demand.
Asia Must Cut Red Tape to Unlock Full Potential of Service Sector - ADB Report
Booming service industries can be a powerful engine of economic growth and job creation for developing Asia, but the sector's true potential remains blocked by restrictions and red tape, a new ADB report shows.
ADB, Kazakhstan Define New Development Partnership
Kazakhstan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have prepared a new Country Partnership Strategy for 2012-2016 designed to make the economy more competitive and diverse in order to sustain growth and create jobs.
Asia's Booming Cities Must Go Green or Risk Disaster - ADB Study
Asia must act now to pave the way for green, resource-friendly cities or face a bleak and environmentally degraded future, says a new ADB report.
Eurozone Crisis Dampening Developing Asia's Growth Prospects
Europe's worsening financial and banking crisis and a sluggish recovery in the United States are weighing on developing Asia's growth prospects, according to figures released today from the Asian Development Outlook Supplement, published by ADB.
CAREC Officials Discuss Cross-Border Transport Arrangements
Senior customs, transport, and finance officials from the 10 member countries of the CAREC Program reviewed cross-border transport arrangements for CAREC corridors last week at a seminar in Beijing, PRC.
Inclusive, Green, Knowledge-Based Growth Keys to Asia's Future
Growth in the Asia and Pacific region is strong, but growth alone is not enough for the region to succeed in an era of global change, ADB President Haruhiko Kuroda said in his annual address to the ADB Board of Governors.
Global Crisis Must Not Disrupt Asia's Continuing Transformation: ADB Report
While developing Asia must build a firewall against possible escalation of the global financial crisis, it must not veer from long-term structural reforms already underway to further its economic transformation, delegates at the Governors' Seminar at the 45th Annual Meeting of ADB heard today.