Blogs on India
Published on Thursday, 14 December 2017
A truly intraregional South Asian economic vision linking India and Pakistan is a win-win to unleash the region’s vast economic potential.
Published on Thursday, 07 December 2017
Bilateral power trading deals among SASEC countries should gradually expand. A single interconnected power market would be a clear win for the subregion.
Published on Monday, 23 October 2017
India is pushing hard for wider use of electric vehicles, but many challenges remain. One of them is a lack of charging infrastructure.
Published on Monday, 09 October 2017
Using country systems for procurement and safeguards, a first for ADB in India, recognizes the country’s remarkable progress over the past 30 years.
Published on Friday, 06 October 2017
Installing solar panels on railway sleepers can generate 1 MW of power from a 6 km section of railway track. That’s enough to power 150 electric cars.
Published on Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Multimodal parks can help India develop a world-class logistics sector to realize its enormous economic potential.
Published on Friday, 15 September 2017
The region’s tragic monsoon floods show the importance of scaling up disaster risk reduction efforts before new emergencies unfold.
Published on Monday, 21 August 2017
The effect of India’s new Goods and Service Tax has so far been limited on households’ cost of living.
Published on Friday, 04 August 2017
This innovative approach has enabled cities like Tokyo to curb traffic by financing ultra-efficient public transport systems.
Published on Monday, 19 June 2017
The National Urban Health Mission aims to provide poor urban communities access to quality healthcare.