Can East Asia Endure Another Global Economic Crisis?

Growth is still strong but continuing sovereign debt problems in Europe and an anemic US economy will moderate economic growth rates in emerging East Asia next year.

Asean Fund to finance major infrastructure projects

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations ASEAN is creating a new fund to finance major infrastructure projects across the region

ADB reduces Thailand growth forecast to 4%

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) pared down its Thai economic growth forecast this year to 4 per cent from its earlier estimate of 4.5 per cent, according to ADB country director for Thailand Craig Steffensen.

Here comes the sun, to fuel Asia’s (sustainable) growth

Asia must expand solar energy generation if the region is to stay on its strong economic growth path and reduce carbon emissions, Asian Development Bank (ADB) Vice-President Xiaoyu Zhao said during a meeting in Bangkok, Thailand.