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Papers and Briefs | 29 Dec 2020
Maldives Macroeconomic Forecasting: A Component-Driven Quarterly Bayesian Vector Autoregression Approach
This study aims to build an efficient small-scale macroeconomic forecasting tool for Maldives using Bayesian vector autoregression estimations to circumvent the "curse of dimensionality" and constraints to analyzing and organizing data.
Reports | 16 Dec 2020
Economic Indicators for South and Central Asia: Input–Output Tables
This report contains the latest estimates of input–output tables for South and Central Asia and a more comprehensive range of statistics relevant to analyzing production, trade, and interrelations between firms, industries, and economy sectors in the region.
Reports | 15 Dec 2020
Blockchain Technology for Paperless Trade Facilitation in Maldives
This publication outlines key blockchain use cases that demonstrate how digital solutions can be applied to facilitate domestic and cross-border trade in Maldives.
Papers and Briefs | 11 Dec 2020
Blue Ocean Tourism in Asia and the Pacific: Trends and Directions before the Coronavirus Crisis
Tourism has played only a marginal part in the blue economy of the Asia and Pacific region.
Reports | 08 Dec 2020
Climate Change, Coming Soon to a Court Near You: National Climate Change Legal Frameworks in Asia and the Pacific
Report 3 provides holistic syntheses of the climate legal and policy frameworks of 32 countries in Asia and the Pacific and discusses key legislative trends and climate-relevant constitutional rights.
Reports | 27 Nov 2020
A Brighter Future for Maldives Powered by Renewables: Road Map for the Energy Sector 2020–2030
This publication serves as a guide for Maldives’ energy transition—from being powered by costly and polluting fossil fuels to being sustained by clean and efficient renewable energy sources.
Country Planning Documents | 18 Nov 2020
Maldives: Country Operations Business Plan (2021-2023)
This country operations business plan (COBP) 2021–2023 is the first COBP of the country partnership strategy (CPS), 2020–2024 of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) with the Government of Maldives. The lending assistance program for 2021–2023 is in line with the following strategic objectives of the CPS, 2020–2024: (i) improve the quality of life of island communities while ensuring environmental sustainability; (ii) strengthen competitiveness and diversify the economic base; and (iii) enhance public sector efficiency and fiscal sustainability.
Board Documents | 10 Nov 2020
Chair’s Summary – Country Partnership Strategy: Maldives, 2020–2024—A Resilient and Sustainable Island Life for All Maldivians
This document summarizes the discussion of the meeting of the ADB Board of Directors held on 21 October 2020 discussing the Country Partnership Strategy for Maldives, 2020–2024—A Resilient and Sustainable Island Life for All Maldivians.
Reports | 08 Oct 2020
2017 International Comparison Program for Asia and the Pacific: Purchasing Power Parities and Real Expenditures — Results and Methodology
This publication provides in-depth analyses of purchasing power parities and real expenditures for 22 economies in Asia and the Pacific.
Country Planning Documents | 30 Sep 2020
Maldives: Country Partnership Strategy (2020–2024)
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) country partnership strategy (CPS), 2020–2024 supports the provision of a resilient and sustainable island life for all Maldivians.