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ADB to Double Investments in Water to Help Achieve MDGs
ADB expects to double the investments it will finance in the water sector over the next five years according to plans announced at the 4th World Water Forum here today.
PRC Well Positioned to Tackle Inequalities - ADB President
The People's Republic of China is well positioned to sustain economic growth over the next decade, ADB President Haruhiko Kuroda told a forum in Beijing.
Washington, DC, Workshop to Explore Asia's 'Brain Gain' Potential from Overseas Professionals
A workshop opens this week in Washington, DC, to explore the potential contribution to Asia's economic development of overseas professionals.
Put Asia's Huge Savings to Work for Asia, Says ADB Vice President Liqun Jin at Mekong Development Forum in Singapore
East Asia's enormous infrastructure needs can be met in part by using some of the region's vast financial reserves for investments at home, ADB Vice President Liqun Jin told the Mekong Development Forum in Singapore today.
ADB to Highlight US$15 Billion Worth of Infrastructure Projects in the Greater Mekong Subregion to Singapore Companies
Singapore companies will have a rare opportunity to explore the pool of projects supported by the Asian Development Bank in the energy, transport logistics and urban infrastructure sectors, in the Greater Mekong Subregion at the Mekong Development Forum to be held this Wednesday, 8 March.
Mekong Development Forum in Singapore to Explore $15 Billion in Potential Investments
Representatives of more than 80 companies will gather in Singapore next week for a forum that will explore the vast investment opportunities for Singapore companies offered by the Mekong subregion.
ADB Supports First Selection of NGOs for PRC Poverty Reduction Programs
In a major first in poverty reduction efforts in the People's Republic of China, nongovernment organizations have been competitively selected to serve as partners in state-funded poverty work.
ADB to Develop Urbanization Strategy to Boost Living Standards in China
A US$500,000 ADB technical assistance grant will help develop an integrated and sustainable urbanization strategy for the People's Republic of China.
Partnerships Vital to Ensuring Region's Sustainable Development, Delhi Summit Told
Partnerships and cooperation among local communities as well as communities of nations must be strengthened if Asia and the Pacific is to achieve sustainable development, a senior ADB official told an environment summit in New Delhi today.
Senior ADB Officials to Address Delhi Sustainable Development Summit
Senior officials from ADB are visiting India this week to take part in the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit and discuss ADB's partnerships on environmental issues and regional integration.