Blog posts tagged to "infrastructure development"
Published on Friday, 10 February 2017
Mobilizing youth to generate data for social good can create the momentum for change.
Published on Monday, 06 February 2017
A new bridge will help link the state to other parts of India, and beyond.
Published on Thursday, 15 September 2016
ADB is working on a new strategy leading up to 2030 to build on Strategy 2020. The process of preparing the document through consultations is as important as the strategy itself.
Published on Friday, 26 August 2016
Reducing traffic on the road starts with each one of us taking our cars off the highway. If all of us were to use public transport, we can help to make the situation better.
Published on Thursday, 23 June 2016
Our experience in the PRC, India and Indonesia demonstrates there are six key issues to bear in mind on what kind of infrastructure we build, and how we finance and build it.
Published on Monday, 16 May 2016
Health impact assessments can seize the opportunity to attain positive health outcomes that would otherwise not happen, as we are seeing in the Greater Mekong Subregion.
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 Monday, 26 October 2015
Multiple and overlapping initiatives in Asia also risk creating a “noodle bowl” phenomena more usually associated with free trade agreements, which bring high transactions costs for economies and business.
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 Wednesday, 27 May 2015
South Asia-Southeast Asia integration is no longer a pipe dream and with national and regional policy attention, it can become a reality.