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Latest Videos

  • February 2014

    Empowering Women in Nauru

    As Nauru formulates its first ever National Women's Policy with ADB assistance, Nauruan women discuss why the policy is important and the benefits it can bring to the country.
  • February 2014

    Public-Private Partnerships in India

    As India moves to extend public-private partnerships to less traditional sectors of the economy, Joint Secretary for Infrastructure in the Ministry of Finance, Sharmila Chavaly, outlines the government's priorities.
  • February 2014

    ADB President Visits Typhoon Region Three Months after Haiyan

    ADB President Takehiko Nakao reaffirmed the Bank's support for reconstruction when he saw for himself the devastated city of Tacloban in Leyte Province, Philippines. The visit came three months after Typhoon Haiyan killed more than 6,000 people and destroyed much of the region's infrastructure.
  • January 2014

    Banking on Bhutan's Financial Reforms

    ADB support to Bhutan's financial sector is allowing consumers and entrepreneurs easier access to loans and other financial services, helping to improve lives and promote small businesses.
  • January 2014

    Getting Serious about Corruption

    Professor Barry Rider from Cambridge University in the UK discusses the challenges facing developing Asia in tackling graft and financial crime. He began by stressing the importance of good governance and robust institutions in reducing corruption.
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  • December 2013

    Savoring Aromatic Chinese Tea

    Tea connoisseurs can now easily savor one of the finest teas in the world as Greater Mekong Subregion Route 3 opens up access to land cultivating tea leaves in remote southeast PRC.
  • December 2013

    Ancient Tea Industry Revived

    Tea production in a factory along Greater Mekong Subregion Route 3 in PRC enjoys a commercial boom with the presence of the road.