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ADB’s 1st Private Investment in Tajikistan Supports Small Business Finance Through AccessBank
ADB has approved its first private investment in Tajikistan, a package of equity and loans for Access Bank Tajikistan to support its business growth and boost financing for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises and services.
ADB Continues Support to Improve Electricity Supply In Tajikistan
ADB has approved a $54 million grant to improve the electricity supply to households and industry in Tajikistan.
ADB President Visits Kyrgyz Republic to Strengthen Partnership, Attend CAREC Ministerial Meeting
ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with President Almazbek Atambaev and Prime Minister Djoomart Otorbaev of the Kyrgyz Republic. President Nakao also gave a keynote address at the 13th CAREC Ministerial Conference in Bishkek.
Developing Asia Fastest Growing Region as Key Economies Advance Reforms
Developing Asia remains the fastest growing region globally despite slower-than-expected growth in major industrial countries as key economies in the region move ahead with structural reforms, says a new ADB report.
ADB Urges Asia to Take Advantage of Global Value Chain Opportunities
Asian economies—having reaped substantial gains from global value chains in the past 25 years—can extend these gains if governments and business work together to reduce tariffs and non-tariff trade barriers, and improve logistics and transport infrastructure, says a new ADB report.
New ADB Office to Provide Independent PPP Transaction Advisory Services
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today opened a new office to provide governments with independent advice on shaping public-private partnerships (PPPs), a key conduit for greater infrastructure investment in developing Asia.
ADB Operations in Tajikistan 'Successful' but More Attention is Needed for Inclusion and Sustainability: ADB Independent Evaluation
ADB needs to spur inclusion and sustainability in designing future development support in Tajikistan, says a new report by ADB's Independent Evaluation Department.
Broader View of Poverty Underscores Critical Long-Term Challenge - ADB
Poverty will remain a critical challenge for Asia and the Pacific in the coming decades, requiring a greater focus on efforts to address food insecurity and economic vulnerability, says a new ADB report.
ADB Maintains Developing Asia Growth Forecast
Developing Asia remains on track toward steady growth in 2014 despite slower-than-expected growth in the United States in the first quarter, says a new ADB report.
ADB Project Helps Tajikistan Maintain Vital Link to Uzbekistan
The soon-to-be-completed road from Dushanbe’s Western Gate to the Uzbekistan border will provide a vital connection between Tajikistan and its neighbors and key piece of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Corridor 3 that spans almost 7,000 kilometers from the Russian Federation in the north to the Persian Gulf in the south.