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$400 Million ADB Loan to Help Lift Youth Employment in the Philippines
The Asian Development Bank has approved a $400 million policy-based loan to support the Philippine government’s efforts to expand youth employment and skills programs to help young Filipinos find quality jobs.
ADB Maintains 2021 Forecast for Philippine Economy; COVID-19 Vaccination Key to Growth
The Philippines’ economic growth in 2021 and 2022 will be supported by sustained growth in public infrastructure spending, improving consumer confidence, and progress in the national coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination...
Frontiers in High-Speed Rail Development
Frontiers in High-Speed Rail Development highlights strategies for navigating new project challenges and maximizing the sector’s potential to boost sustainable and inclusive growth in Asia.
Public–Private Partnerships in Developing Asian Countries: Practical Suggestions for Future Development Assistance
Public–private partnerships, especially in the context of infrastructure development, have gained in popularity over the past decades and are now largely accepted both in developed and developing countries.