Women's precarious position in society leads to a prevalence of gender inequality in education, financial literacy, and access to finance.
Well-designed infrastructure can cause a boom in development, boosting education and regional economies and creating opportunities and business.
The credit risk database can help to improve financial access for small and medium-sized enterprises.
The world needs an expansion of green energy to provide energy security and meet climate and clean air goals.
As the most important financial intermediaries, banks have a principal say over a country’s economic development.
SMEs are the backbone of the Asian economy.
SMEs in Asia need stable access to inexpensive finance.
SMEs constitute a major part of industries and contribute to the largest share of employment in both developing and emerging countries.
SMEs make a significant structural contribution to the Thai economy.
Utilizing tax revenue spillover from green-energy projects and a community-based funding scheme could help fill green-energy financing gaps in Asia.