Blog posts tagged to "Central Asia"
Published on Friday, 08 April 2016
ADB's Director General for Central and West Asia discusses what to expect from the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India Natural Gas Pipeline, ADB’s role as transaction advisor, and how to overcome security and financing challenges.
Published on Friday, 18 March 2016
We hope Tajikistan will carry out enough reforms to ride the world economic recovery, and be more resilient to the next crisis.
Published on Tuesday, 26 January 2016
ADB is piloting the use of vulnerability assessments to help build roads that withstand the impacts of climate change.
Published on Monday, 18 January 2016
CAREC countries are making progress toward enabling e-commerce as automation improves, infrastructure spreads to rural areas, and regional cooperation promotes cross-border exchanges.
Published on Friday, 30 October 2015
In this ever-changing development environment, multilateral development banks like ADB may not survive unless we innovate and take risks, much like actually reading a classic novel instead of just bragging about it.
Published on Tuesday, 05 May 2015
The countries of Central Asia and the South Caucasus have seen a surge in growth and investor interest in recent years, but the region also faces formidable obstacles. A seminar looked at how closer cross-border ties can help overcome existing challenges, and take advantage of new opportunities.
Published on Thursday, 01 May 2014
With its stunning, modern architecture, crisp blue skies, and myriad influences, Kazakhstan’s capital, Astana, provides a dramatic backdrop for ADB’s 47th Meeting of the Board of Governors that starts 2 May and concludes three days later.
Published on Tuesday, 15 April 2014
Central Asia has for centuries been seen as a neglected Russian “backyard,” but international interest in the region has increased over the last two decades because of its vast stores of energy and natural resources. To achieve a brighter future the region must pursue greater economic integration.