Blogs on Georgia
Published on Thursday, 28 March 2019
Worldwide, there are 1.7 billion people who are outside of the formal banking and financial system. They struggle with high fees and risky systems to undertake even simple financial transactions. Digital innovations offer new ways to bring them out of financial darkness.
Published on Thursday, 21 March 2019
In Central Asia, it once took up to 58 hours and $318 for a cargo truck to cross a border. Countries in the region are working together to streamline the process for goods and services to move across borders.
Published on Monday, 24 September 2018
Working in partnership with civil society is critical to effectively implement the 2030 Agenda.
Published on Thursday, 26 April 2018
SOE reforms in the energy sector should be time-bound, and focus on accountability and performance.
Published on Wednesday, 27 December 2017
If the tourism industry becomes truly sustainable, Georgian youth will have a reason to stay in their regions, or even return to them from Tbilisi.
Published on Friday, 27 October 2017
An ADB pilot study confirms that many women in parts of developing Asia still face barriers to owning assets like land or a house.
Published on Monday, 18 September 2017
A major priority for the North-South Road Corridor has been to ensure it is built for the long-term development needs of the country.
Published on Thursday, 13 July 2017
Georgia is not as abundant in human capital as the number of university degrees held by people suggests.
Published on Thursday, 29 June 2017
Peer-to-peer data sharing is being tested in Georgia, Cambodia, Indonesia, and Myanmar.
Published on Wednesday, 28 June 2017
With the right policies in place, structural transformation can boost productivity growth.