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$100M ADB Loan to Address Urban Sector Problems in PRC's Jilin Province
The Asian Development Bank is extending financial assistance to address urban environmental concerns besetting Jilin province in the Northeast region of the People's Republic of China.
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.
ADB Assisting in PRC's Water Pollution Management Project
The Asian Development Bank will assist the People's Republic of China in developing a system to manage water pollution, which may have already reached an alarming level across the country.
ADB to Help Clean up the PRC's Songhua River Basin
The Asian Development Bank is helping to prepare the third major investment project that will significantly contribute to pollution control in the Songhua River Basin, located in the northeastern part of the People's Republic of China.
Supply-Side Factors Are Helping Drive Asian Exports - ADB Study
Developing Asia's export performance is critically influenced by the availability and quality of the services and infrastructure that form the backbone of efficient production chains and by factors that attract and provide comfort to foreign direct investors, a new major study by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) says.
ADB Raises PRC Growth Forecast for 2007 and 2008
Brisk exports, strong investment and buoyant consumption will lift economic growth in the People's Republic of China (PRC) to 11.2% this year, up from an earlier estimate of 10%, says the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in a new major report.
ADB Supporting Road Project in PRC's Guangxi Province with $300M Loan
The Asian Development Bank will help develop a road network in the western province of Guangxi, one of the poorest parts of the People's Republic of China, to promote trade through a regional transport system linking the province and nearby Viet Nam.
Reducing Inequalities in China Requires Inclusive Growth
The People's Republic of China will have to embrace inclusive growth to ensure that its thriving economy benefits the entire country, according to participants of a workshop organized by the Asian Development Bank in Beijing.
Rich Growing Richer Faster Than Poor in Developing Asia - ADB Study
The rich are growing richer faster than the poor in developing Asia, and widening disparities in standards of living can threaten the growth process in one of the most dynamic regions of the world, says a new ADB report.