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ADB to Help Boost Farm Incomes in the Philippines with $400 Million Loan

ADB has approved a $400 million policy-based loan to support reforms by the Philippine government aimed at raising the productivity and competitiveness of the country’s agriculture sector and significantly reducing poverty in...

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14 Aug 2020 | Video

Ensuring Reliable Water Service in Viet Nam Through Digital Technology

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the adoption of smart solutions in the utilities sector. Learn how digital technologies helped the city of Hue maintain safe and continuous water supply, promoting proper hygiene and sanitation during the pandemic.

14 Aug 2020 | Article

Five Things to Know: Trends in Road and Railway Trade Efficiency in Central Asia

Using data from shipments collected over the past 10 years, a new report sheds light on changes in the speed and costs of moving goods across borders and along six priority transport corridors that crisscross the region.

14 Aug 2020 | Article

Beware of business scams using ADB’s name

ADB's Office of Anticorruption and Integrity (OAI) advises the public to be aware of scams using ADB’s name, the names of its officials, or the addresses of its offices. 

13 Aug 2020 | News from Country Offices

ADB, UN Report Provides Policy Recommendations on Kyrgyz Republic's COVID-19 Recovery

The Kyrgyz Republic can address the socioeconomic challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic by moving aggressively to strengthen the health system, expand social protection and employment, and improve transparency in the...

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Reaching for the stars in the fight against COVID-19

The pandemic has highlighted the importance of technology in managing the crisis. Public-private partnerships, coupled with global cooperation, could help us explore technological solutions beyond the earth.

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COVID-19 has created digital opportunities in the Pacific

The pandemic is changing consumer behavior and expectations in the Pacific, particularly when it comes to using digital tools for financial transactions.

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Blending education and technology to help schools through the pandemic

Here are five key areas where EdTech solutions can help countries transition their short-term education solutions to the medium and long-term.

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28 Oct 2020 | Online, 4:00 p.m., SGT

Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program (TSCFP) Awards

Join us at the annual Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program (TSCFP) Awards. Amidst COVID-19, a virtual event will be held on 28 October 2020, 4:00 p.m. SGT.

30 Sep 2020 | Online

ADBI-Cambridge University Online Course on Fintech & Regulatory Innovation

ADBI, CCAF, and the JBSEEL are offering an 8-week Online Course on Fintech & Regulatory Innovation and related scholarships for select policy makers from Asian Development Bank developing member countries.

07 Sep 2020 | Online

2020 Asian Evaluation Week

The Asian Evaluation Week (AEW) is a leading evaluation knowledge sharing platform in the Asia and Pacific region.

27 Aug 2020 | Online

ADBI-Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Virtual Session on City-Wide Inclusive Sanitation: Sustainably and Equitably Solving Urban Sanitation

This ADBI-BMGF virtual session on city-wide inclusive sanitation will feature Christoph Lüthi of the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science who will discuss ways to improve the delivery and sustainability of sanitation services.


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