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Climate Change Presents Opportunities to Renew Development Strategies - ADB President
As climate change threatens future growth, this threat also presents an opportunity for East Asian countries to renew development strategies for making their economies energy efficient, diversifying their energy portfolio and planning to lessen the impacts of natural disasters, Asian Development Bank President Haruhiko Kuroda said today.
ADB to Help Foster Growth of Mongolia's Larger Companies to Diversify Economy
The Asian Development Bank is helping foster the growth of larger companies in Mongolia by providing them a source of affordable and ready credit as part of efforts to diversify the economy.
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.
ADB Assists in Rehabilitation of Road Network in Central Asia to Foster Trade
The Asian Development Bank is providing financial assistance to rehabilitate a key regional road network to reduce transport costs and foster trade and cooperation among Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, other Central Asian nations, and neighboring People's Republic of China.
$18 Billion Plan to Build New "Silk Roads" through Central Asia
Eight countries on Saturday agreed to an $18 billion strategy to improve Central Asia's network of roads, airports, railway lines and seaports to make the region a vital transit route for trade between Europe and Asia - a modern-day equivalent of the ancient Silk Road.
Experts Discuss Malnutrition Challenges in Central Asia
About 100 participants from Central Asia and Mongolia have met over the last two days in Almaty to discuss one of the most pressing health challenges facing the region in the past decade - micronutrient deficiencies.
ADB: Regional Cooperation Essential to Economic Growth in Central Asia
Central Asian countries must work together to remove barriers hampering trade and improve roads and other infrastructure if the region is to maintain its rapid economic growth, a senior Asian Development Bank official said ahead of a regional cooperation meeting.
Central Asia Set to Take Major Step Forward in Regional Cooperation
Eight member countries of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation program will discuss ways to deepen interaction and integrate more effectively with world markets in a meeting in Tajikistan early next month.
Japan and ADB Helping Mongolia Harmonize Public Investment Planning
The Government of Japan and the Asian Development Bank are supporting efforts to harmonize investment planning under the National Development Strategy of Mongolia.
Surging East Asian Capital Inflows a Big Concern, Says ADB Report
Continued strong growth in the People's Republic of China and only slightly moderating expansions in the newly industrialized economies and most of ASEAN should lead emerging East Asia to robust 8.1% GDP growth in 2007 and 7.9% in 2008, says a new report issued by the Asian Development Bank.