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Better trade facilitation could cut trade costs in Asia by 9%...

Improving trade facilitation by simplifying, modernizing, and harmonizing export and import processes can reduce trade costs by up to 9% in Asia-Pacific, according to...

ADB to help Nepal improve customs reform, modernize trade facilitation

The Asian Development Bank's (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a $21 million policy-based loan to support the Government of Nepal’s efforts to simplify,...

Slightly higher growth for Thailand seen this year

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) forecasts a slightly higher economic growth for Thailand this year and next, noting that the Asian regional market remains...

Asia’s growth still not independent of the West, says analyst

Strengthening integration and intraregional trade in Asia may cushion the impact of external demand shocks, but it does not make the region less vulnerable...

ADB sees 2017, 2018 GDP growth for Asia and the Pacific...

Growth is picking up in two-thirds of economies in developing Asia, supported by higher external demand, rebounding global commodity prices, and domestic reforms, making...

Indonesia’s economy seen to grow stronger in 2017

The economy of Indonesia will accelerate 5.1% to 5.3% in 2017, predicts the National Development Planning Agency or Bappenas. The estimate is based on the...

Developing Asia’s economic growth steady at 5.7% in 2017

Economic growth in developing Asia remains broadly stable, but a slight slowdown in India has trimmed the region’s growth outlook for 2016, the Asian...

Myanmar’s new investment law targets export-based businesses

Myanmar is steering new investments towards export-oriented and labor-intensive ventures with its new investment law that is scheduled to take effect in three months’...