Blogs on Private sector development
Published on Sunday, 16 June 2019
Guarantees are one of government’s most powerful financing tools for mobilizing private sector participation in development projects.
Published on Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Criminals must be prevented from using the financial system but misdirected efforts to stop crime can harm small businesses and the jobs they create
Published on Thursday, 16 August 2018
A unique, electronic, standardized ID platform will help Asian SMEs expand operations, join supply chains, and access credit.
Published on Thursday, 03 May 2018
Asia needs to attract more private sector investment to close its infrastructure gap. Here’s how it can happen.
Published on Wednesday, 28 February 2018
We need to protect the financial system from terrorism and money laundering. But the people of the Pacific should not pay the heaviest price.
Published on Friday, 03 November 2017
While trade and finance are changing dramatically, trade finance is shifting more slowly. What does this mean for SMEs?
Published on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
While not a panacea, more access to trade finance can be part of the solution to foreign currency shortages in Papua New Guinea.
Published on Friday, 20 October 2017
Blockchain fintech needs basic infrastructure to promote transparency and financial inclusion. Here are 3 ways this can be done.
Published on Wednesday, 04 October 2017
ADB sees an important role for PPPs in developing PNG’s infrastructure and meeting its development goals.
Published on Monday, 02 October 2017
What can city governments do to attract more private sector infrastructure investment? Here are 7 specific steps.