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Bangladesh and ADB

ADB is a leading multilateral development partner of Bangladesh in the energy, transport, and education sectors.

29 Sep 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB Approves $160 Million Loan to Improve Sewerage System in Khulna, Bangladesh

ADB has approved a $160 million loan to establish a sustainable and inclusive sewerage system in Khulna, Bangladesh’s third-largest city and center of south–west economic corridor.

14 Sep 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, Pran Dairy Sign Loan to Sustain Milk Farmer Livelihoods During Pandemic

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Pran Dairy Limited (PDL), a member of one of the biggest food and agribusiness groups in Bangladesh, today signed a $10 million loan agreement to support dairy value chain during the coronavirus...

27 Aug 2020 | Article

How microfinance is helping poor households and businesses survive and thrive: 6 things to know

Rural women, low-income households, and small businesses they manage are all too often starved of finance in Asia and the Pacific. Here are six ways ADB is using microfinance to help poor households and businesses survive and thrive

24 Aug 2020 | News Release

'Safety, Data, and Green' the Keywords to Transport Sector's Sustainable Recovery from COVID-19, Says ADB President

The transport sector must emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic as a driver of sustainable growth with three critical factors in mind—SDG, which in this case stands for “Safety, Data, and Green,” ADB President...


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18 Nov 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Coping with the pandemic in South Asia by making it easier to trade

The pandemic has underscored the importance of trade facilitation within South Asia and with the region’s neighbors.

30 Sep 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Flood risk and public health: An unlikely partnership in the fight against COVID-19

It is time to establish partnerships and expand to a whole-of-society approach to cope with the disasters and crises that are increasingly threatening developing countries.

16 Sep 2020 | Speech

15th Informal Meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Finance Ministers - Shixin Chen

Speech by Shixin Chen, ADB Vice President (Operations 1) at the 15th Informal Meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Finance Ministers, 16 September 2020

24 Aug 2020 | Asian Development Blog

Protecting the remittance lifeline from COVID-19’s economic fallout

Families throughout Asia and the Pacific rely on money sent by relatives overseas. These remittances are threatened by the pandemic but policy actions can help.


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