In the Spotlight
Managing Water Resources in Uzbekistan
ADB helped the Government of Uzbekistan develop its National Water Sector Development Concept 2030 and Strategy for Water Resources Management and Irrigation Sector Development 2021-2023. Both address critical challenges in water management.
ADB and JSCB Hamkorbank Sign $20 Million Loan to Support MSMEs and Agriculture in Uzbekistan
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and JSСB Hamkorbank signed a loan for $20 million equivalent in Uzbek sum to expand access to credit for micro, small, and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) and agricultural. . .
Five ways to boost COVID-19 vaccine trust in Central and West Asia
A survey in Georgia, Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Mongolia, Pakistan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan found only about a quarter of adults believed that all COVID-19 vaccines tested by authorities are safe.
Bond markets and borrowing: How Asia’s developing countries are managing the pandemic
The pandemic has shown central bankers and public debt managers that innovation and creativity are needed to maintain borrowing opportunities and keep local currency bond markets functioning.