ADB is committed to achieving a prosperous, inclusive, resilient and sustainable Asia & the Pacific, while sustaining its efforts to eradicate extreme poverty.
恭喜發財! 🧧🎉🐭 Revelers in the world’s oldest Chinatown ring in the Year of the Rat with fireworks and dragon dances to celebrate the Lunar New Year in Manila’s Binondo District. 🐉 🎆 This festival typically celebrated in China and other Asian countries. 📸: Ruel Gatchalian
BLOG: Investments in universal health coverage are investments in economic growth.
Effective food safety and quality management systems are key to safeguarding the health and well-being of people. via @DevelopmentAsia
Developing Asia accounted for almost 55% of the 60,000 disaster fatalities worldwide between 2000 and 2018 and damage to physical assets cost the region at least $644 billion.
Going cashless has become popular in recent years. However, the demand for cash has been rising in many countries. Read on to learn why:
Developing Asia needs to invest $1.7T/yr in infra until 2030 to maintain growth momentum. Follow ADB to learn more
#Myanmar’s booming economy is expected to grow 8.4% in 2016 #emergingeconomy