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Greater Employment Challenges Loom in the Pacific - ADB Report
Economies across the Pacific region will face rising challenges in generating needed jobs for their rapidly growing working-age populations in coming years, according to the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) latest Pacific Economic Monitor launched today.
Waste Management Schemes Helping Boost Public Health in Pacific - ADB
Innovative solid waste management systems being pioneered in the Pacific are helping to boost public health and environmental preservation, according to a new publication series from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
ADB Vice-President Visits Pacific Region to Discuss Private Sector and Cofinancing Operations
Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Vice-President Lakshmi Venkatachalam today arrived in New Zealand for a four-country visit to the Pacific region, where she will meet with senior government officials for discussions on ADB’s support.
ADB Approved $21.02 Billion in Financing Operations in 2013
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved $21.02 billion in financing operations last year, according to ADB’s 2013 Annual Report, released ahead of its 47th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors to be held 2–5 May in Astana, Kazakhstan.
ADB Sees Steady Growth for Developing Asia
Developing Asia will extend its steady economic growth in 2014 as higher demand from recovering advanced economies will be dampened somewhat by moderating growth in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), says a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) report.
Developing Asia Should Use Public Spending to Narrow Inequality
Widening income gaps are undermining decades of successful poverty reduction in developing Asia, meaning governments should proactively use fiscal policy to close gaps and promote more inclusive growth, says a new ADB report.
Pacific Growth to Pick Up in 2014 - ADB
Economic growth in the Pacific is projected to rise to 5.4% in 2014 from 4.8% in 2013, according to the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) latest Asian Development Outlook 2014, launched in Sydney today.
Senior Pacific Media Gather in Sydney to Talk Business
Media industry professionals, publishers, proprietors, editors, and journalists from across the Pacific are gathering in Sydney today for the inaugural Asian Development Bank (ADB) Pacific Business Media Summit.
Draft Nauru Women's Policy Presented
The proposed Nauru Women’s Policy – which would promote equal participation of women in government decision-making and leadership, improved women’s health, equitable access to education, improved economic status of women, and the elimination of violence against women – was unveiled today at a one-day consultative workshop organized by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Government of Nauru.
Urban Management Can Boost Living Standards and Climate Change Resilience in Pacific - ADB Report
Improved urban management in the Pacific region can boost living standards and resilience to climate change, according to a new report from the Asian Development Bank (ADB).