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ADB Announces $6.5 Billion Initial Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

"This pandemic has become a major global crisis. It requires forceful action at national, regional, and global levels,” says ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa. Read more

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Asia Bond Monitor – March 2020

This issue of the Asia Bond Monitor reveals that the COVID-19 pandemic and deepening global economic uncertainty are weighing heavily on local currency bond markets of emerging East Asian economies.

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Leverage development experience to beat COVID-19

COVID-19 is uncharted territory but development professionals bring a wealth of experience from past crises to rebuild lives, livelihoods, and economies. 

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 53rd Annual Meeting of the ADB Board of Governors

53rd Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank

20 Mar 2020 Update

Given the ongoing COVID-19 situation the 2020 Annual Meeting (AM) of the Board of Governors will now be held in two parts. A reduced-scale meeting on 22 May 2020 will be held at ADB Headquarters in Manila. Please note this is predominantly for Governors' appointed representatives to consider ADB’s financial statements and allocation of net income. A full-scale AM to be held on 18-21 September in Incheon. Further information on the Annual Meeting website.

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