ADB's 47th Annual Meeting in Astana to Focus on Connectivity

About 3,000 participants including finance ministers, central bank governors, business leaders, investors, journalists, and civil society representatives from across the world are set to gather in Astana, Kazakhstan 2-5 May for ADB’s 47th Annual Meeting of its Board of Governors. Read more

ADB Pledges Support for Myanmar's Economic Progress

ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with Myanmar's President U Thein Sein to discuss ADB's support in helping address the country's development challenges and in realizing its opportunities. Read more

Small Bite, Big Threat: Vector-Borne Diseases in Asia

On World Health Day 2014, we focus on vector-borne diseases like dengue and malaria that are threatening the lives of millions across Asia and the Pacific. Read the transcript. Read more

Indian Growth to Pick Up in 2014 But Remain Below Potential

The recent deceleration of economic growth in India appears to have bottomed out, but the economy will not reach its potential until remaining structural bottlenecks are overcome, says a new ADB report. Read more