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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. 

Pacific Economic Monitor - July 2014

This issue of the Pacific Economic Monitor updates the 2014 and 2015 GDP growth and inflation projections for ADB's Pacific developing member countries. The theme of the policy briefs included in this issue is the Pacific's employment challenges.

Solid Waste Management in the Pacific: Tonga Country Snapshot

This flyer outlines the status of solid waste management in Tonga and recommends key points for action to address challenges facing the country related to solid waste management.

Pacific Energy Update 2014

This document provides an update of ongoing Pacific energy projects and proposed assistance for 2014.

Asian Development Bank and Tonga: Fact Sheet

This ADB Country Fact Sheet provides social and economic indicators on Tonga as well as concise information on ADB's operations in the country and contact information.

Pacific and Caribbean Conference on Effective Regulation of Energy and Water Services: Conference Materials

This report is a compilation of materials related to the Pacific and Caribbean Conference on Effective Regulation of Energy and Water Services held on 25-27 March in Nadi, Fiji.

ADB Annual Report 2013

The Annual Report includes a comprehensive discussion on ADB’s operational, administrative, and financial activities in 2013; complete financial statements and opinions of the independent auditors; and a report on the activities of the Special Funds of ADB. The report also highlights how ADB has helped developing member countries in Asia and the Pacific make progress toward environmentally sustainable growth.

Asian Development Outlook 2014: Fiscal Policy for Inclusive Growth

ADB's Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2014 projects that developing Asia's growth will increase from 6.1% in 2013 to 6.2% in 2014 and 6.4% in 2015.

Pacific Private Sector Development Initiative: Progress Report 2013

ADB, Australian Government and the New Zealand Aid Program renewed the Pacific Private Sector Development Initiative (PSDI) for a third phase that will run for 6 years until June 2019 with significantly increased funding.

Moving from Risk to Resilience: Sustainable Urban Development in the Pacific

This publication recommends risk reduction and adaptation measures to promote more sustainable urban development.