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Republic of Korea, GMS Countries Target Priority Areas for Joint Development Work
The Republic of Korea has agreed to work closely with the Greater Mekong Subregion to tackle priority GMS development issues, including transport, trade and the environment, a high level forum heard here.
Mekong Nations Gather to Chart Regional Cooperation for Next Decade
Ministers from the six countries of the Greater Mekong Subregion are holding a 16th Ministerial Meeting in Ha Noi, Viet Nam on 20 August 2010 to discuss a new 10-year framework for regional cooperation.
ADB Upgrades Forecast for Developing Asia as Broad Recovery Continues
ADB has upgraded its economic forecast for developing Asia after first-quarter data showed broad-based growth driven by buoyant exports, strong private demand, and sustained stimulus policy effects.
ADB to Invest in Greater Mekong Subregion, Clean Energy Fund
ADB will invest $15 million to support clean energy projects in the Greater Mekong Subregion and South Asia through the Mekong Brahmaputra Clean Development Fund.
Inclusive Growth Key to Merging Two Faces of Asia - ADB
Rising inequalities in income and access to employment and social services in Asia are casting a shadow over its unprecedented economic boom, and governments and the private sector need to work together to make the benefits of growth more inclusive, says a new book from ADB.
Emerging Asia Should Be Ready to Act on Potentially Destabilizing Capital Inflows - ADB Report
Governments in emerging Asia should stay on guard and be ready to act if volatile capital inflows threaten to destabilize the region's financial markets, says a new report from ADB.
ADB Loan for Solar Plant to Support Thailand's Renewable Energy Target
ADB Board of Directors has approved investment in a 73-megawatt solar power plant in central Thailand. The plant, likely to be one of the largest solar photovoltaic projects in the world, will be central to Thailand's efforts to generate much more of its energy from domestic, renewable sources.
ADB Invests in Fund to Spur SME Growth in ASEAN, PRC
ADB is investing up to $25 million in a new fund designed to support the growth of small- and medium-sized enterprises in ASEAN countries and the People's Republic of China.
ADB to Contribute to ASEAN+3 Credit Guarantee Facility
ADB and ASEAN, along with the PRC, Japan, and the Republic of Korea, are moving to establish a jointly owned credit guarantee facility, which is aimed at promoting financial stability and boosting long-term investment in the region.
Developing Asia's Recovery from Crisis Takes Firm Hold - ADB
Developing Asia's strong recovery from the effects of the global economic crisis is expected to continue through the next two years, ADB says in a new major report.