Area frame sampling – which compiles objective agriculture data using geographic areas and advanced technology – is increasingly being used in Asia to help farmers prepare for climate change and extreme weather.
Blog posts on "supply chains"
Crop insurance is a valuable climate adaptation tool for disaster-prone countries like Bangladesh.
A unique, electronic, standardized ID platform will help Asian SMEs expand operations, join supply chains, and access credit.
Asia is going through sweeping transformations that have altered its economic landscape in fundamental ways.
The East Coast Economic Corridor will leverage the country’s coastline and ports to connect with global value chains.
We need to better explain and implement free trade agreements, support other fast-growing emerging markets, keep closing trade financing gaps, and embrace new technologies to bring in more players.
Public open trading windows, smart contracts, or government-issued e-currency are just a few examples of how digitization is changing how people trade.
We look forward to making more progress on implementing the pact for both passenger and freight vehicles to cross swiftly and easily between Bangladesh, Bhutan, India and Nepal.
The risk of contracting antimicrobial-resistant bacteria or emerging infectious diseases is higher in Asia than anywhere else in the world.
As wages and other business costs increase in East Asia, there is an incentive for some supply chains in food processing and garments to shift to Africa.