Features

2009

  • 28 December 2009
    ADB, Kazakhstan Sign CAREC Corridor 1 Loan
    ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN – The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Kazakhstan signed a $187 million loan agreement on 3 December 2009 to reconstruct a 79 km stretch of CAREC Corridor 1 linking Europe and the People's Republic of China. [ More... ]
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  • 8 December 2009
    Energy Investment Needs Top $600 Billion
    The Asia and Pacific region must invest between $7 trillion and $9.7 trillion in the energy sector from 2005 to 2030 to meet the rapidly growing demand for energy in the region, according to a new report released by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). [ More... ]
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  • 13 November 2009
    Ministers Endorse Energy, Results Frameworks
    ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA - Ministers at the 8th Ministerial Conference on Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) on 16 October endorsed two major plans to advance cooperation in the region's transport, trade and energy sectors. [ More... ]
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  • 21 October 2009
    New Railway to Strengthen Afghanistan Regional Links
    Afghanistan’s push to develop reliable, safer, sustainable transport systems that boost growth, and increase connectivity with neighboring countries is getting support from a $165 million Asian Development Bank (ADB) grant. [ More... ]
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