Blogs on India
Published on Thursday, 04 February 2016
A majority of respondents think drip and sprinkler systems are the best solution.
Published on Tuesday, 02 February 2016
Will the Jedi of sustainable transport find a way to counter the dark side of rampant motorization?
Published on Thursday, 07 January 2016
To leverage more infrastructure development funds, India should establish a specialized institution dedicated to credit-enhancing corporate bonds.
Published on Thursday, 24 December 2015
The solar lighting sector is getting an overwhelming response among entrepreneurs seeking to expand in rural India, but critical challenges remain.
Published on Tuesday, 22 December 2015
Choosing the right area for off-grid clean energy solutions needs a strong analytical approach to maximize your investment.
Published on Friday, 16 October 2015
Women’s participation in an ADB urban development project in India transformed their role, increased understanding of gender issues in water and sanitation, and strengthened institutional capacity in ensuring that men and women could benefit equally from water and sanitation investments.
Published on Wednesday, 23 September 2015
The first bond issue under a project bond guarantee facility set up in 2012 by ADB and IIFCL is a landmark achievement for Indian infrastructure development, as credit enhancement can help draw in money from insurance companies and pension funds.
Published on Monday, 14 September 2015
Every sari tells a story. Sometimes personal and sentimental, often historical, and usually cultural. Increasingly though, saris are a story about globalization, for both good and bad.
Published on Saturday, 25 July 2015
The Chinese economy is slowing down, and this is likely going to have a noticeable effect on the world economy and especially globally integrated economies in developing Asia. An analysis by ADB Chief Economist Shang-Jin Wei.
Published on Wednesday, 17 June 2015
How can cleantech entrepreneurs learn to better sell their business ideas to investors? We asked the CEO of an Indian early-stage incubator company.