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ADB urges Asian countries to undertake more reforms


May 4th, 2012 - 4:17 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, May 4 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Friday urged Asian countries to undertake more reforms to support the region's long-term growth.In his speech at the formal opening of ... Read more...

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ADB aid to developing countries tops $21.7 bn in 2011


April 26th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, April 26 (IANS) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved $21.72 billion in financing operations to Asian developing countries in 2011, a 14.5 percent year-on-year increase, according to its 2011 ... Read more...

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ADB offers support for quake-hit Japan victims


March 14th, 2011 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Mar. 14 (ANI): Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Haruhiko Kuroda has expressed his condolences and offered support to the people and Government of Japan, following a powerful earthquake-cum-tsunami in the ... Read more...

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ADB, FAO, AND IFAD PARTNER to address food security concerns in Asia, Pacific region


September 24th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York/Rome/Manila, Sept.23 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and the International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) have joined forces to tackle ... Read more...

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Asia represents world’s best hope for achieving MDGs: ADB president tells UN


September 23rd, 2010 - 5:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.23 (ANI): Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Haruhiko Kuroda has said that Asia and the Pacific, home to three-fifths of humanity and two-thirds of the world's poor, represents the world's ... Read more...

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Asian economies more resilient during global crisis than expected: ADB


August 19th, 2010 - 3:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug.19 (ANI): Asia has shown more resilience than initially expected to the global financial crisis, with major economies posting solid growth, even as demand for exports from the US and ... Read more...

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ADB assistance increased by 42 percent in 2009: Report


April 22nd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Apr.22 (ANI): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a record 16.1 billion dollars in financing operations, a 42 percent increase over the 11.3 billion dollars approved the previous year, according ... Read more...

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Asia urged to plan stimulus exit to sustain growth


January 14th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Jan 14 (DPA) Asian countries must carefully time their exit from stimulus packages to sustain recovery from the global economic slump, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Thursday. Haruhiko Kuroda, president of ... Read more...

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ADB chief arrives in Dhaka to review socio-economic programmes


July 22nd, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Dhaka, July 22 (ANI): Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Haruhiko Kuroda has arrived here on a two-day visit.Kuroda's visit is expected to reaffirm the ADB's strong support for the Bangladesh government's economic ... Read more...

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Asia should rebound next year: ADB president


May 4th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Bali, May 4 (DPA) Developing countries in Asia should be able to rebound from the global economic crisis and reach 6 percent growth next year, the president of the Asian Development Bank ... Read more...

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Japan to provide up to $60 billion in crisis fund


May 3rd, 2009 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bali Island (Indonesia), May 3 (DPA) Japan will establish an emergency fund of up to 60 billion dollars in the event of an Asian financial crisis, Japanese Finance Minister Kauru Yosano said ... Read more...

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Asian Development Bank approved $10.5 bn in loans in 2008


April 17th, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, April 17 (DPA) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Friday said that it approved a total of $10.5 billion in loans in 2008, the highest in its 42-year history. India was the largest ... Read more...

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ADB urges steps to secure Asian markets from turmoil


September 18th, 2008 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Sep 18 (Xinhua) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Thursday suggested setting up of a mechanism with an early warning system to help protect Asian markets from global financial turmoil. "The ... Read more...

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ADB, World Bank to help improve Pacific infrastructure


August 20th, 2008 - 7:29 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Aug 20 (Xinhua) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Wednesday said it will cooperate with Australia, New Zealand and the World Bank to improve infrastructure in the Pacific Island countries. Australian Prime ... Read more...

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ADB gets $11.3 bn to fight poverty


May 3rd, 2008 - 2:44 pm ICT by admin
DPA Manila, May 3 (DPA) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Saturday it had secured $11.3 billion in concessional funds to fight poverty in Asia and the Pacific for the next four years. ... Read more...

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