Finance


This annual flagship report from ADB provides key economic, financial, social, and environmental data as well as select indicators for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Tags: Economics, SGDs, Sustainable Development Goals, Social development and poverty, Environment, Health, Finance, Governance and public sector management, Trade and industry

ADB aims to help improve access to financing for mid-sized companies in Southeast Asia where the availability of equity capital is limited for these kind of companies.

Tags: Finance, SDGs, ASEAN, Private Sector Development, SMEs

Pursuing policy actions—from plate to planet—can help boost food and nutrition security while strengthening the sustainability of agrifood systems in the region.

Tags: Agriculture and food security, SDGs, ASEAN, Climate change and disaster risk management, Finance, Private Sector Development, trade and industry

This report looks at how G20 could be an effective international forum to foster a coordinated global response to establish and deliver commitments for resilient, sustainable, and inclusive growth.  

Tags: COVID-19, ICT, SDGs, Economy, Finance, trade and industry, Environment, regional cooperation and integration

Contactless payments awareness increased to 83%, while use is up to 69%.

Tags: ICT, Finance, Philippines, COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated digital technology adoption in the financial sector and impacted the role of financial technology firms in supporting households and businesses.

Tags: Finance, ICT, COVID-19, ASEAN Publications

Advancing a sustainable blue economy entails developing a globally recognized taxonomy, attracting much-needed private capital into blue projects, and generating a healthy project pipeline.

Tags: Environment, Finance, Climate change, Tourism, Philippines, Indonesia

This report examines why Southeast Asian countries need to consider fresh taxation policies after many struggled to finance massive public expenditure programs to combat COVID-19.

Tags: Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Thailand, Finance, Governance

The fund will leverage UK and ADB funds to accelerate a pipeline of low-carbon and climate-resilient infrastructure projects and catalyze financing from public and private capital sources.

Tags: Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, Finance, Southeast Asia, ASEAN Policy Network

The funding supported developing member countries' COVID-19 pandemic response and recovery interventions, says ADB's Partnership Report 2021.

Tags: Finance, Health, COVID-19, Climate change and disaster risk management, Environment, transportation, Gender Development, Private Sector Development, SDGs