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ADB's $9 billion vaccine initiative, the Asia Pacific Vaccine Access Facility, or APVAX, will provide a comprehensive program to support developing Asia’s vaccine process. Read the news release
Economic activity in Developing Asia is forecast to contract by 0.4% this year, and then expand by up to 6.8% in 2021.
Online platforms were a lifeline for many during the pandemic, crowding in small business and generating much needed jobs. Can these platforms help drive inclusive growth as the COVID-19 threat abates?