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$200 Million Loan to Help Reduce Flood Risk in Hunan, PRC
A US$200 million loan from ADB will help reduce flood risks in Hunan Province, People's Republic of China.
Beibu Gulf Rim Can Learn from Mekong and ASEAN, ADB VP Tells Forum
The Greater Mekong Subregion offers a possible future model for economic cooperation in the Beibu Gulf Rim, an ADB Vice-President told a forum here today.
Emerging East Asia to Post Strong Growth in 2006, Says ADB
The economies of emerging East Asia will grow 7.5% as a group in 2006, drawing strength from a sustained, broad-based economic expansion in major industrial countries that are key export markets for the region, and a rebound in the global information technology industry, according to a new ADB report.
$100 Million Loan to Reduce Water Pollution in Wuhan, PRC
A US$100 million loan will help improve the urban environment, public health, and quality of life of residents and businesses in Wuhan City, People's Republic of China, through better management of its water resources.
ADB, PRC Celebrate 20 Years of Partnership
ADB President Haruhiko Kuroda today reaffirmed ADB's continued active engagement with the People's Republic of China at a conference celebrating the 20th anniversary of partnership.
US$100 Million Loan to Help Improve Urban Environment in Nanning City, PRC
A US$100 million loan will help enhance the urban environment and public health in Nanning City, the capital of the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region in the People's Republic of China.
$80 Million to Help Clean Up Hai River Basin in Shandong, PRC
An US$80 million loan will help improve the urban environment and public health of about 3.9 million people in Shandong province in the People's Republic of China by reducing pollution in the Hai River Basin.
ADB Seeks Kyrgyz Government Inputs to CAREC's Comprehensive Action Plan
The Kyrgyz Government and ADB today discussed the preparation of a comprehensive action plan (CAP) for the Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program, at a national workshop in Bishkek.
ADB, Netherlands Formalize $14 million Grant for Mekong Environment Program
ADB and the Government of Netherlands today exchanged documents formalizing the $14 million Dutch financial support to the Greater Mekong Subregion Core Environment Program, and its flagship component, the Biodiversity Conservation Corridors Initiative.
Pan Asian Free Trade Area Could be Region's Future, Indian PM Tells ADB Annual Meeting Opening
A pan Asian Free Trade Area could be the future of the region, India's Prime Minister Manmohan Singh told the formal opening of ADB's 39th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors in Hyderabad today.