Blogs on Pacific
Published on Tuesday, 11 June 2019
Earthquakes, powerful storms, tsunamis and other disasters have powerful immediate impacts, but they also do long-term damage that often gets overlooked.
Published on Wednesday, 29 May 2019
Criminals must be prevented from using the financial system but misdirected efforts to stop crime can harm small businesses and the jobs they create
Published on Tuesday, 18 December 2018
The future of Nauru depends on the complex task of rehabilitating the land on the inner plateau of this Pacific island nation.
Published on Wednesday, 28 February 2018
We need to protect the financial system from terrorism and money laundering. But the people of the Pacific should not pay the heaviest price.
Published on Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Officials from ADB and Palau discuss how high-speed internet services will improve life in the remote island nation.
Published on Wednesday, 22 November 2017
The region cannot afford further delays on legal reforms to lure much-needed foreign investment.
Published on Friday, 26 May 2017
Better menstrual hygiene management is an imperative to empower women and girls in this region.
Published on Friday, 12 May 2017
It’s time to diversify its economy to transition to upper-middle-income status.
Published on Thursday, 29 September 2016
An analysis of the online presence of 300 Samoan websites offers a glimpse into how Pacific SMEs operate in the digital space.
Published on Tuesday, 13 September 2016
ADB’s Trade Finance Program is helping local businesses in the Pacific get the support they need to conduct overseas trade.