Blog posts tagged to "Industry and trade"
Published on Thursday, 02 February 2017
There’s more to development that just economic growth from international trade.
Published on Monday, 12 December 2016
An ADB-financed project is helping female entrepreneurs open sewing workshops, bakeries and cattle ranches, and other business ventures.
Published on Friday, 09 December 2016
In today’s multipolar world, creating barriers to trade will invariably result in reciprocity, so in the end all countries will be worse off.
Published on Wednesday, 07 December 2016
Paolo Spantigati, ADB Country Director for Timor-Leste, hopes a coffee festival will be the first step in the country’s bid to diversify its economy.
Published on Wednesday, 30 November 2016
Thousands of poor Nepalis are benefiting from livelihoods skills training provided by an ADB-supported program.
Published on Tuesday, 29 November 2016
Let's create a market mechanism that incubates 'smaller but growing' firms that will eventually tap the exchange market.
Published on Monday, 14 November 2016
One plausible reason for the shock result could be unequal distribution of benefits from globalization and free trade.
Published on Wednesday, 26 October 2016
SMEs should participate in global value chains to reverse the deceleration trend of labor productivity in Asia and the Pacific.
Published on Thursday, 29 September 2016
An analysis of the online presence of 300 Samoan websites offers a glimpse into how Pacific SMEs operate in the digital space.
Published on Wednesday, 17 August 2016
New development opportunities offer Pacific island countries the chance to leverage their unique potential to help the private sector create enough decent, sustainable jobs.