ADB’s operations in the People’s Republic of China help develop innovative solutions to address climate change, environmental challenges, and population aging, with projects that provide models for replication.
Jiuquan was an oasis on the ancient Silk Road along the Hexi Corridor, an important trade route in the northwestern region of the People’s Republic of China (PRC).
Governmental policies can influence individual investor behavior, driving them towards sustainable investments and shaping' risk perceptions and investment choices.
This edition shows how a modest improvement in economic fundamentals has buoyed East Asia’s local currency bond (LCY) markets, but potential renewed increases in inflation and further interest rate hikes could pose risks for the region’s borrowers.
Residents of Chaonan district in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) were suffering from absolute water scarcity. During the dry season, some areas had no water supply at all. Water was supplied mainly to residents of towns and rural households close to these towns.
ADB has been working with the PRC since 1986. To date, ADB has committed 1,193 public sector loans, grants, and technical assistance totaling $42.9 billion to the PRC. Cumulative loan and grant disbursements to the PRC amount to $35.74 billion. These were financed by regular ordinary capital resources, and other special funds. ADB’s ongoing sovereign portfolio in the PRC includes 81 loans worth $12.32 billion.
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Safdar Parvez is the ADB Country Director for the People's Republic of China (PRC). The PRC Resident Mission was opened in 2000 and provides the primary operational link for activities between ADB and the government, the private sector, civil society stakeholders, and development partners. The resident mission engages in policy dialogue, country partnership strategy development and programming, and portfolio management, while also acting as a knowledge base on development issues in the PRC.
The PRC government agency handling ADB affairs is the Ministry of Finance.
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Last updated: 12 December 2022