In the Spotlight
ADB Provides FJD 2 Million Grant to Fiji After Cyclone Yasa
ADB approved a $1 million (about 2 million Fijian dollars) grant to the Government of Fiji to help fund priority recovery activities following Tropical Cyclone Yasa, which hit Fiji on 17–18 December.
Health, Social Protection to Underpin Sustainable Recovery from COVID-19
Growth in the Pacific subregion for 2020 has been further downgraded as the impact of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic continues to squeeze the region’s economies.
Fiji: Country Operations Business Plan (2021–2023)
The country operations business plan, 2021–2023 for Fiji of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is consistent with its country partnership strategy, 2019–2023 for Fiji. ADB will continue to support Fiji to achieve sustained, inclusive, private sector-led growth by focusing on three strategic objectives: (i) promote private sector investment and growth, (ii) broaden access to quality services and economic opportunities, and (iii) build resilience and reduce economic volatility.
The Wellness Economy: A Comprehensive System of National Accounts Approach
This working paper explains how to derive indicators for a country's wellness sector using the system of national accounts framework. It also provides estimates of these indicators for 10 countries in developing Asia across 2 time periods.