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Third ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable on Environment: ASEAN’s Environmental Challenges and Legal Responses – The Proceedings

This publication contains the proceedings of the Third ASEAN Chief Justices’ Roundtable on Environment: ASEAN’s Environmental Challenges and Legal Responses, held in Bangkok on 15-18 November 2013.

GMS e-Updates - January-August-2014

This edition of the GMS e-Updates features milestones achieved at the 6th Economic Corridors Forum, meetings conducted at the 5th GMS Summit, and updates on tourism, transport, trade, energy, human resource development, urban development, and environment.

Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2014

The Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific 2014 presents the latest key statistics on development issues concerning the economies of Asia and the Pacific to a wide audience, including policy makers, development practitioners, government officials, researchers, students, and the general public.

Framework of Inclusive Growth Indicators 2014: Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific Special Supplement

The Framework of Inclusive Growth Indicators 2014 is the fourth edition of the special supplement of the Key Indicators for Asia and the Pacific. The framework is composed of 35 indicators used as measures of income and nonincome outcomes of inclusive growth; the processes and inputs that are important to improve access to opportunities, social inclusion, social safety nets; and good governance and institutions.

Asian Development Outlook 2014 Supplement: Stable Growth Outlook for Developing Asia

Developing Asia’s outlook remains on track despite slower-than-expected first quarter growth in the United States. The region is projected to grow steadily at 6.2% in 2014 and 6.4% in 2015, the same rates envisaged in Asian Development Outlook 2014. 

Measuring Social Protection Expenditures in Southeast Asia: Estimates Using the Social Protection Index

This paper provides a cross-country analysis of social protection programs in Southeast Asia.

RETA 7834: Assessment and Implications of Rationalizing and Phasing Out Fossil Fuel Subsidies: Finalization Conference Report

This publication presents the preliminary results of an ADB technical assistance study on fossil fuel subsidy reform in India, Indonesia, and Thailand.

Sixteenth Meeting of the GMS Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee (RPTCC-16): Summary of Proceedings

This paper summarizes the proceedings of the Sixteenth Meeting of the Regional Power Trade Coordination Committee in Seam Reap, Cambodia on 25-26 June 2014.

ASEAN Corporate Governance Scorecard: Country Reports and Assessments 2013-2014

This second publication, since its launch in 2013, assesses the corporate governance performance of publicly listed companies in six participating ASEAN member countries—Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Viet Nam. The report can provide trend analysis that will be useful for governments, regulators, nonprofit organizations, and the private sector to ascertain the improving corporate governance standards in the ASEAN region.

Central Mekong Delta Region Connectivity Project: Rapid Climate Change Threat and Vulnerability Assessment

This report illustrates the use of a rapid climate impact assessment on how climate change is likely to influence the performance of a transport link in the Mekong Delta. It also discusses a number of adaptation options that the project may utilize to address the potential impacts of climate change.