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WB: Pandemic to keep Asia's growth at...

WB: Pandemic to keep Asia's growth at...

World

Tue, Sep 29 2020

The region is projected to grow by only 0.9% this year

ADB vows to be developing Asia's partner...

ADB vows to work with Asia for Covid-19...

Coronavirus

Fri, Sep 18 2020

ADB will build on its relationship with its members to support them in six key areas

ADB: Developing Asia to shrink for first...

Asia economy to shrink 1st time

Economy

Tue, Sep 15 2020

Updated forecasts show the damage brought by the pandemic was greater than previously thought

Asia's factory pain eases as China's...

Asia's factory pain eases as China's...

World

Mon, Aug 3 2020

'With the pace of recovery slowing in some of Japan's key trading partners, exports and business...

Active Covid-19 cases: Bangladesh still...

Active Covid-19 cases: Bangladesh still...

Coronavirus

Thu, Jul 16 2020

There are 86,864 active cases of Covid-19 in the country, as of Thursday morning

OP-ED: While India slept

OP-ED: While India slept

Partha S Ghosh

Fri, Jul 10 2020

India may have been lulled into complacency by Xi’s lullaby

Rare 'ring of fire' solar eclipse to...

Rare 'ring of fire' solar eclipse to...

Africa

Sat, Jun 20 2020

The 'ring of fire' will first be seen in northeastern Republic of Congo at 5:56 local time (04:56...

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives,...

As Asia's tropical storm season arrives,...

World

Wed, Jun 3 2020

'One event could create damage which costs millions to repair, maybe even closer to hundreds of millions...

Coronavirus: Researchers ponder why...

Coronavirus: Researchers ponder why...

World

Sun, May 31 2020

Parts of Asia reacted quickly to the threat and largely started social distancing earlier on

Asia's pandemic stimulus may slow the...

Asia's pandemic stimulus may slow the...

World

Tue, May 12 2020

China’s coal imports in April surged 22% from a year earlier, as traders jumped on low prices to...

Europe emerges from confinement but...

Europe emerges from confinement but...

Coronavirus

Mon, May 11 2020

More than 31,800 have died in Britain -- a figure second only to the United States

Asia coronavirus cases hit 250,000 but...

Asia coronavirus cases hit 250,000 but...

East Asia

Tue, May 5 2020

At 250,650, Asia now accounts for just 7% of global cases, compared with 40% for Europe and 34% for North...

Asia's mosques deserted as coronavirus...

Asia's mosques deserted as coronavirus...

Coronavirus

Mon, Apr 27 2020

At Indonesia's main Istiqlal mosque, the biggest in Southeast Asia, the call to evening Maghib prayers...

Asia’s food 2.0 entrepreneurs are innovating...

Asia’s food 2.0 entrepreneurs are innovating...

Climate Change

Thu, Apr 23 2020

Asia faces a massive challenge to feed 5 billion people – over half of the world’s population...

Lessons from the pandemic

Lessons from the pandemic

Saleem Samad

Mon, Apr 20 2020

Asian models that actually combated Covid-19

Asia cracks down on Covid-19 'fake...

Asia cracks down on Covid-19 'fake...

East Asia

Fri, Apr 10 2020

At least 266 people have been arrested for posting coronavirus-related information in 10 Asian...

A test we need to pass

A test we need to pass

Editorial

Fri, Apr 3 2020

When it comes to the testing process, we cannot afford any deficiencies

Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

Coronavirus: AIIB to launch $5bn crisis...

World

Fri, Apr 3 2020

The facility is designed to offer dedicated financing for the next 18 months for qualifying

WHO official: Coronavirus epidemic far...

WHO official: Coronavirus epidemic far...

World

Tue, Mar 31 2020

'The focus of the epidemic is now on Europe, but that will likely shift to other regions'

How we can give a boost to the

How we can give a boost to the

Anik Kabir

Thu, Feb 6 2020

What can be done to get the SDG train back on track in Asia?

How mega infrastructure projects in...

How mega infrastructure projects in...

D2

Tue, Nov 12 2019

Huge investments in infrastructure are redefining global development, from China’s Belt and Road...