Published: July 21, 2021
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has adjusted its 2021 growth outlook for developing countries in the wake of renewed Covid-19 outbreaks, new virus variants, and an uneven vaccine rollout that has slowed recovery in some economies in the region.
Published: April 29, 2021
HÀ NỘI – Việt Nam’s economic growth is expected to rebound to 6.7 per cent this year despite the recent resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic in nearby countries, and rise to 7 per cent in 2022, according to the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Published: December 19, 2020
MANILA - Despite achievements in Asia and the Pacific region over the last few decades, 1.5 billion people living in rural areas and 600 million in urban areas still lack adequate water supply and sanitation, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said in a report released on Friday.
Published: December 11, 2020
MANILA - Economic activity in developing Asia, a group of 45 nations in the Asia-Pacific, is forecast to contract by 0.4 percent this year before picking up to 6.8 percent in 2021 as the region moves toward recovery from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an Asian Development Bank (ADB) report released on Thursday.
Published: November 24, 2020
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Indorama Ventures (IVL) Plc have signed a $100-million (Bt3.04 billion) financing package to reduce the environmental impact of plastic by boosting the capacity of IVL’s plastic recycling plants in Thailand, India, Indonesia, and the Philippines.