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ADB's country partnership strategy for Armenia will encourage technological modernization and innovation, an improved business environment, private sector investment, and inclusive growth.

16 Sep 2020 | News from Country Offices

Prime Minister of Armenia Attends Opening of ADB-Supported Seismically Safe School

Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan yesterday attended the opening of Basic School No. 153 named after Rafael Ishkhanyan a newly renovated and seismically-safe school in Yerevan, Armenia, supported by ADB. 

17 Aug 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves $750,000 Technical Assistance to Develop Distance Education Platform in Armenia

ADB has approved a grant-financed $750,000 Knowledge and Support Technical Assistance project to help Armenia improve resilience to the COVID-19 pandemic and other disasters by developing and operationalizing a distance education platform.

06 Jul 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, Armeconombank Sign $15 Million Loan to Increase Lending for Women-Led Businesses

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Armeconombank OJSC (AEB)  have signed a  $15 million loan to support lending to women-entrepreneurs owning micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Armenia, specifically in areas...

22 Nov 2019 | News from Country Offices

New ADB 5-Year Country Strategy to Support Economic Diversification, Inclusiveness in Armenia

ADB has endorsed a new 5-year country partnership strategy for Armenia focused on increasing economic diversification and ensuring that economic growth benefits all Armenians.


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08 Oct 2020 | Asian Development Blog

In Central Asia, a Soviet-era electricity network could power future energy sharing

With expanding regional cooperation and a readily available platform, the building blocks are in place for Central Asia to achieve energy security, resilience and economic competitiveness.

05 Oct 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Countries in Central and West Asia must avoid a COVID-19 race to the bottom

Governments in Central and West Asia must commit to reforms and get them right, or face a downward spiral. The costs of the crisis are already obvious in rising deficits and debt. There is no room for complacency.

17 Sep 2020 | Speech

CAREC - Regional Cooperation in the Time of COVID-19: Lessons Learned and Way Forward - Shixin Chen

Opening remarks by Shixin Chen. ADB Vice President (Operations 1) at the CAREC - Regional Cooperation in the Time of COVID-19: Lessons Learned and Way Forward session, 17 September 2020

05 Aug 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Two ways to help revive tourism in Asia and the Pacific

Promoting domestic travel and using “travel bubbles” will help throw a lifeline to the region's struggling tourism industry.


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