In the Spotlight
Nature protection key to China battling Yangtze's deadly floods - Qingfeng Zhang
This year, the monsoon has started earlier in the People’s Republic of China (PRC), resulting in severe floods that have already affected some 38 million people and caused about $11.8 billion direct economic losses...
ADB Disburses Loan to Promote Biosecurity in Livestock Farming in PRC
ADB has disbursed a loan of $40 million (in Chinese yuan equivalent) to New Hope Liuhe Co., Ltd. (NHL) to promote biosecurity and help develop a more integrated, inclusive, and sustainable livestock.
COVID-19-Induced Uncertainty Continues to Drag on Emerging East Asian Bonds
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to drag on local currency bond markets in emerging East Asia as investment sentiment globally and in the region wane, says the latest issue of ADB's Asia Bond Monitor.
Reforms, Opportunities, and Challenges for State-Owned Enterprises
This book explores issues relating to the role and performance of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in Azerbaijan, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, the People's Republic of China, and Viet Nam, with insights on evolving roles in the Republic of Korea.