Structural Reforms More Important Than Growth Targets in PRC

Steady consumption and rising external demand will support economic growth in the People’s Republic of China in 2014, especially if the government continues an accommodative macroeconomic policy package, says ADB report. Read More

Fast Track Reform to Boost Indian Growth

Spurred in part by a new government's strong mandate and wide-ranging reform agenda, the Indian economy is set to benefit from a revival of investment and improved growth in advanced economies, says ADB report. Read More

Developing Asia Fastest Growing Region

Developing Asia remains the fastest growing region globally despite slower-than-expected growth in major industrial countries as key economies move ahead with structural reforms, says a new ADB report. Read More

ADB President Reaffirms Support for Pakistan’s Development and Flood Reconstruction

ADB President Takehiko Nakao met with Pakistan Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to discuss ADB’s partnership with Pakistan and the country’s development opportunities. Read More

Overview

The North American Representative Office (NARO) was established in 1995 in Washington, DC, to enhance ADB's presence in Canada and the United States. The office acts as a liaison between ADB's Manila Headquarters and American policymakers and major stakeholders. It serves to strengthen collaboration with other multilateral institutions based in North America, and conducts public and media outreach.

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