Reinforcing the regional trade-FDI nexus is imperative to promote sustained high and inclusive growth in developing Asia.
Earthquakes, powerful storms, tsunamis and other disasters have powerful immediate impacts, but they also do long-term damage that often gets overlooked.
World Statistics Day reminds us that to ensure social and economic growth, support for data-backed policymaking is needed.
Bangladesh not only kept girls in school but improved their lives on multiple levels with a simple, low-cost stipend program. It offers valuable insights for school systems around the world struggling with the pandemic.
The pandemic provides an opportunity for Asia and the Pacific to undertake reforms that can make it more resilient.