Blogs on South Asia
Published on Monday, 03 June 2019
Small Pacific economies are particularly vulnerable to the impacts of disasters on economic growth. Special support systems need to be in place to help them respond.
Published on Thursday, 29 November 2018
SASEC is piloting an electronic cargo tracking system to make cargo transit more efficient and speed up customs processes.
Published on Tuesday, 17 April 2018
For developing Asia to realize the potential of ICT in education, it must become an integral part of the learning and teaching process.
Published on Friday, 15 December 2017
New technology will allow people without access to electricity to generate power from the sun and stay off the grid, all for a price cheaper than their kerosene bill.
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 Monday, 20 November 2017
Prosumers consume electricity, and generate it too. They can sell surplus power to the national grid or save it for later use.
Published on Friday, 17 November 2017
New technology harnesses the energy in our footsteps to convert it to clean, renewable electricity. Check it out here.
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, 11 September 2017
Spanish agricultural cooperatives have become successful for-profit ventures. How can Asia’s farmers follow their path?
Published on Wednesday, 02 August 2017
Reinforcing the regional trade-FDI nexus is imperative to promote sustained high and inclusive growth in developing Asia.