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Governments Plan to Save Coral Triangle
Environment and fisheries ministers from six Asia-Pacific countries on Wednesday considered a comprehensive plan to tackle coastal and marine resource degradation in the fragile Coral Triangle ecosystem.
ADB to Bolster Efforts to Enhance Subregional Cooperation, President Says
Strong subregional cooperation is crucial to helping Southeast Asia withstand the challenges of the current global economic downturn and the Asian Development Bank will this year bolster efforts to cement links, said ADB President Haruhiko Kuroda.
ASEAN Stock Exchange Alliance Supports Regional Integration of Capital Markets - ADB
Stock exchanges in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations have agreed on a regional mechanism that will route orders from brokers directly to the local exchanges, says the Asian Development Bank.
ADB President Visits Islamic Development Bank in Jeddah
The Presidents of the Islamic Development Bank Group and the Asian Development Bank have called for closer cooperation to enhance the impact of their development work in common member countries.
Leaders to Forge New Plan to Protect Coral Triangle
Senior officials from six Asia-Pacific nations, whose territories include some of the most unique and threatened marine species in the world, are forging a comprehensive draft plan to protect these natural treasures.
Global Environment Facility Commits $63 Million to Help Preserve Coral Triangle
The Global Environment Facility and the Asian Development Bank are joining together to support the preservation of Asia's Coral Triangle, with the GEF committing $63 million to fund conservation of this area known as "the Amazon of the seas."
ADB Funds Environmental Plan to Save 'Coral Triangle' and 'Heart of Borneo'
The Asia Development Bank will provide a $1.5 million grant for environmentalists to work with Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines to draw up a plan to protect the region's seas and rainforests which are being damaged at an alarming rate.
ADB Supporting Development of Malaysia's Nonperforming Loan Market
The Asian Development Bank is providing the impetus for the development of the nonperforming loan market in Malaysia through financial assistance that will complete the first nonperforming loan agreement with third-party debt financing in the country.
ADB President Calls for Acceleration in Subregional Cooperation
Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda today called for increasing subregional cooperation in Southeast Asia as economic interests in the region converge.
ASEAN Should Be Driver of Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration - ADB President
Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Haruhiko Kuroda told ASEAN business leaders today that ASEAN can and should be an example to the group's Asian neighbors of how economic cooperation can improve regional integration.