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ADB's support to India aims to accelerate economic transformation by building industrial competitiveness, creating jobs, accelerating growth of low-income states, and addressing environmental and climate change challenges.

15 Feb 2021 | News from Country Offices

ADB, Medanta Sign Debt Financing to Support COVID-19 Response in India

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has signed a 1 billion Indian rupee, or about $13.7 million, debt financing agreement with India’s Global Health Private Limited (Medanta) to provide essential health care services and medical equip....

03 Feb 2021 | News from Country Offices

ADB Boosts Investment in DCDC to Expand Renal Care Services in India

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and DCDC Healthcare Services Private Limited (DCDC) signed a $10 million equity investment to increase the company’s capacity to provide renal treatment services in India....

19 Jan 2021 | News from Country Offices

ADB, Tata Capital Sign Deal to Support Small and Medium-Sized Businesses in India

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has made a $10 million equity investment in Tata Capital Growth Fund II LP (TCGF II). TCGF II is a private equity fund targeting growth capital investments in middle-market companies, including SMEs.

07 Jan 2021 | News from Country Offices

ADB, OrbiMed Sign $75 Million Deal to Enhance Health Care Capacity in India and PRC

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed a $75 million equity investment in OrbiMed Asia Partners IV, LP (OAP IV), a private equity fund managed by OrbiMed Advisors LLC (OrbiMed), to enhance....

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29 Jan 2021 | Asian Development Blog

Why aren’t students in Asia getting the education they need?

Local decision makers, civil society, teachers, and parents need to be engaged with and driving reforms if teaching is going to shift sufficiently to tackle Asia’s learning crisis.

11 Jan 2021 | Asian Development Blog

It is time to address COVID-19’s disproportionate impact on India’s women

As India works to recover from the pandemic, women should be at the heart of its strategy to ensure actions improve Indian women’s lives and foster widespread societal benefits.

24 Nov 2020 | Asian Development Blog

The COVID-19 dilemma: Public health versus the economy

The tradeoff between lost lives during the pandemic and lost livelihoods is often viewed as an all-or-nothing choice between complete lockdown versus zero restrictions. In reality, a balance can be struck.

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.

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