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ADB calls for far-reaching reforms to build resilient education systems amid Covid-19

ADB calls for far-reaching reforms to build resilient education systems amid Covid-19

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Sharp declines in trade but A-Pac performs better: ESCAP

Sharp declines in trade but A-Pac performs better: ESCAP

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Water security a top priority in Covid-19 recovery: ADB

Water security a top priority in Covid-19 recovery: ADB

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81 million jobs lost as COVID-19 creates turmoil in Asia Pacific labour markets: ILO

81 million jobs lost as COVID-19 creates turmoil in Asia Pacific labour markets: ILO

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Asian Finance And Health Ministers Pledge Support For Universal Health Coverage

During the 53rd annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) board of governors, ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa affirmed ADB's support for UHC as a foundation of strong health systems.

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Partnerships Critical To Overcome COVID-19 Crisis: ADB President

ADB mobilised 372 million dollars in grant co-financing last year which allowed technical assistance or other components to be added to ADB's sovereign projects for the benefit of ADB's developing members.

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IFC Supports MSMEs, Farmers With $500 Million In COVID-19 Response Support Across A-Pac

About 17,500 MSMEs and corporates in the region are also expected to be among the beneficiaries of IFC's USD2 billion Working Capital Solutions (WCS) programme in FY 2020.

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ADB, IEA renew pact to collaborate on energy sector sustainability and resilience

ADB, IEA renew pact to collaborate on energy sector sustainability and resilience

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ADB History Book Explains Asia's Five Decades Of Economic Success

During the same period, developing Asia's per capita GDP grew 15-fold (in constant 2010 dollars) from 330 dollars to 4,903 dollars, boosting incomes and lifting hundreds of millions out of poverty.

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