Published in The Banker Pakistan, February 17th, 2016.
ISLAMABAD: Terming ‘weak’ the regional integration in South Asia under South Asian Free Trade Agreement (Safta), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) has estimated that interregional trade possessed potential of jacking up agriculture exports by $14 billion per annum from existing level of $8 billion to $22 billion. “The fact remains that, unlike other geographic regions […]
KARACHI – Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has said that the Asian Development Bank (ADB) is most important partner of Sindh government in the development of the province. He stated this while talking an ADB delegation, led by its Vice President (Operation) Wencai Zhang. The other members of the delegation were Country Director […]
ISLAMABAD: The uncertain global economic outlook threatens to undermine the resolve of countries in Asia to implement the urgently needed investments and policies to help put their economies on an environmentally sustainable growth path, warns a report by the Asian Development Bank. It notes that Asia’s remarkable growth performance has been achieved at the expense […]
ISLAMABAD – Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar arrived Frankfurt on Sunday to lead the Pakistan delegation at the Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of Asian Development Bank (ADB). On arrival the Minister was received by senior ADB, German Government and Pakistan Embassy officials. The Minister later attended a special briefing session arranged […]