Blog posts tagged to "Philippines"
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 Tuesday, 12 March 2019
It’s time to re-examine the actions we take to exterminate the wild animals and plants we need to survive, and start using stronger measures to protect them.
Published on Friday, 14 December 2018
Vice-President Stephen Groff explains how a new ADB loan and grants package will help boost economic activity in the southern Philippines.
Published on Thursday, 18 October 2018
India, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Thailand are paving the way for technology to make governance more effective.
Published on Wednesday, 29 August 2018
Expanding MSMEs requires several skills, the most important of which is immense human capital in the entrepreneur.
Published on Tuesday, 21 August 2018
Today’s gig economy has profound implications for the workers’ social protection schemes of tomorrow.
Published on Tuesday, 24 July 2018
Digital platforms and e-commerce can raise productivity, employment, and wages in the services sector.
Published on Thursday, 05 July 2018
Urban waste can be an asset. Not making the most of it is a missed opportunity for Asian cities.
Published on Tuesday, 03 July 2018
The region's strong fundamentals limit the risk of foreign exchange volatility.
Published on Monday, 25 June 2018
A new survey yields insights on the main factors that influence Filipinos’ education investment choices.