Japanese Representative Office
In the Spotlight
Asia and the Pacific led the way in 2015 with nearly 30 per cent of the world's total foreign direct investments while trade growth decelerated to 2.3 per cent, says latest ADB report on economic integration. Read the report
The Government of Japan raises significant amounts from domestic capital markets to finance government expenditures, mainly through the issuance of Japanese Government Bonds and Treasury Discount Bills. Bond Market Guide 2016 for Japan is an outcome of the strong support and kind contributions of ASEAN+3 Bond Market Forum members and experts, particularly from Japan.
Economic growth in Developing Asia remains buoyant despite external pressures and should meet earlier forecasts for 2016 and 2017, says a new ADB study.
Climate finance totaling $81 billion was mobilized for projects funded by the world’s six largest multilateral development banks (MDBs) in 2015.
The Japanese Representative Office (JRO) serves as the focal point for interaction between ADB and its constituencies in Japan. JRO's main roles are to:
- promote public awareness about ADB and Asian and the Pacific region in Japan
- promote resource mobilization from official and private sectors in Japan for ADB operations
- assist government agencies, NGOs and other constituencies in Japan in liaising with ADB by providing necessary information and increasing interface and coordination.