Podcasts

How Asia can boost mask production and reignite its SME growth engine through trade

Published: March 9, 2021, 5:32 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 16 seconds

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Asia could lay the groundwork for a post-pandemic infrastructure boom through fairer land use

Published: Feb. 18, 2021, 12:43 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 1 second

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Central Asia could be a model for advancing SME trade and inclusive recovery

Published: Feb. 4, 2021, 2:05 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 53 seconds

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MSME digitalization could be the ticket to a speedy Asian recovery in 2021

Published: Jan. 7, 2021, 12:38 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 8 seconds

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How to avoid the spiral of climate vulnerability and unsustainable debt

Published: Dec. 22, 2020, 2:33 a.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 52 seconds

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Could Asia’s alarming acceleration of garbage accumulation become a sustainability success story?

Published: Dec. 15, 2020, 4:05 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 32 seconds

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The increasingly perilous act of balancing Asia’s economies as digitalization accelerates

Published: Dec. 3, 2020, 7:57 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 24 seconds

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The G20’s think tank network is laying the groundwork for evidence-based recovery breakthroughs

Published: Nov. 13, 2020, 4:59 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 28 seconds

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Mastering the art of post-pandemic infrastructure policymaking in politically charged environments

Published: Nov. 5, 2020, 5:59 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 20 seconds

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What Asia can do to strengthen safeguards for its COVID-19 vulnerable aging societies

Published: Oct. 20, 2020, 1:26 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 37 seconds

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Surveys spotlight pandemic impacts and pathways for recovery in developing Asia

Published: Oct. 13, 2020, 4:48 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 20 seconds

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How Asia can finally deliver sustainable sanitation for all

Published: Sept. 28, 2020, 7:59 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 15 seconds

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As pandemic bonds hit the market, what can Asia do to ensure its green bond growth potential?

Published: Sept. 16, 2020, 5:31 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 24 seconds

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Japan’s wastewater lessons in the face of shocks provide timely sanitation solutions for Asia

Published: Aug. 31, 2020, 7:13 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 13 seconds

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The new and unexpected ways Mobility as a Service systems could affect Asia’s cities

Published: Aug. 19, 2020, 1:12 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 59 seconds

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What more can be done to attract wary investors in Asian infrastructure?

Published: Aug. 11, 2020, 7:25 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 13 seconds

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Could AI be the answer to Asia’s mounting education delivery challenges?

Published: July 31, 2020, 12:26 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 29 seconds

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How can digitalization deliver a pandemic soft landing for Asian economies?

Published: July 22, 2020, 3:50 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 4 seconds

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Addressing new challenges for financial inclusion amid a disruptive double whammy

Published: July 17, 2020, 7:20 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 22 seconds

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How can smartphone data promote pandemic recovery?

Published: July 1, 2020, 2:13 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 26 seconds

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How far will Asia’s investors turn to ESG investment?

Published: June 23, 2020, 3:41 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 24 seconds

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The time is now for Asian green investments and an incentivized private sector

Published: June 11, 2020, 6:16 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 9 seconds

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Behavioral insights can support the transition to a post-COVID-19 world

Published: May 25, 2020, 4:38 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 20 seconds

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Quality infrastructure Asia needs to address COVID-19 and the SDGs

Published: May 14, 2020, 5:45 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 47 seconds

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Asia’s economic recovery is an opportunity for green policy

Published: May 5, 2020, 11:21 p.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 46 seconds

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Mitigating the effects of graying populations in an age of uncertainty

Published: April 21, 2020, 8:03 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 29 seconds

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Improving handwashing access is vital to combating COVID-19

Published: April 9, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 14 seconds

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Book authors dispel doubts about services growth potential in Factory Asia

Published: April 1, 2020, 4:08 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 41 seconds

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How blockchain could revolutionize green finance in Asia

Published: March 25, 2020, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 5 seconds

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How will the novel coronavirus impact the trajectory of Asian high-speed rail?

Published: March 18, 2020, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 10 seconds

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Asia’s think tank outlook in an age of shocks

Published: Feb. 27, 2020, 9:09 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 25 seconds

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T20 lessons for translating policy ideas into global action

Published: Feb. 5, 2020, 4:48 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 28 seconds

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Investors need “green” definitions to choose sustainable finance

Published: Jan. 23, 2020, 1:27 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 57 seconds

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The future of fintech and inclusive finance is now in Asia and the Pacific

Published: Jan. 17, 2020, 1:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Solid waste build-up challenges Asia’s city planners

Published: Jan. 8, 2020, 5:52 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 17 seconds

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Will the People’s Republic of China remain a green bonds leader?

Published: Dec. 18, 2019, 1:37 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 58 seconds

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ADBI book launch of Central Bank Digital Currency and Fintech in Asia

Published: Nov. 27, 2019, 1:02 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 38 seconds

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ADBI book launch of Achieving Energy Security in Asia

Published: Nov. 21, 2019, 8:24 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 21 seconds

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Rethinking engineer training is vital to meeting Asian infrastructure demand

Published: Nov. 6, 2019, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 13 seconds

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Central banks’ changing views on green finance

Published: Oct. 23, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 29 seconds

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Papua New Guinea is the forefront of fintech financial inclusion breakthroughs

Published: Oct. 8, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Public works, infrastructure spending can offset negative effects of liberalized trade

Published: Oct. 3, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 18 seconds

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Services important for developing Asia growth, both past and future

Published: Sept. 19, 2019, 8:56 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 51 seconds

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Where are Asia’s migration trends and attitudes headed?

Published: Sept. 11, 2019, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 32 seconds

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How to thread the economic and political needle on Asian infrastructure growth

Published: Sept. 4, 2019, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 48 seconds

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How resilient is Southeast Asia in weathering economic volatility?

Published: Aug. 29, 2019, 8 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 36 seconds

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Republic of Korea needs green finance to meet climate change commitments

Published: Aug. 21, 2019, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 1 second

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Spillover taxes could help boost green energy projects in Asia

Published: Aug. 14, 2019, 7:06 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 41 seconds

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Singapore started well but more is needed to become a green finance hub

Published: Aug. 7, 2019, 7:46 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 53 seconds

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The effect of services needs to be updated in economic activity data to avoid bad decisions

Published: July 31, 2019, 9:08 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 8 seconds

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Peer-to-peer lending could help small firms find funds, but careful handling is needed

Published: July 25, 2019, 3:17 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 14 seconds

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Trade in services should be encouraged for sustainable development goals

Published: July 18, 2019, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 33 seconds

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Routinization's impact on labor shares in developing vs developed Asia

Published: July 10, 2019, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 2 seconds

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Japan’s declining labor share attributed to conditions in growing service industries

Published: July 2, 2019, 11:59 p.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 39 seconds

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T20 delivers recommendations to Prime Minister Abe, informs G20 Summit

Published: June 26, 2019, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 21 seconds

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T20 Japan ignites a G20 quality infrastructure boom

Published: June 20, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 49 seconds

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T20 Japan tackles the G20’s demographic dividend reversal

Published: June 13, 2019, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 56 seconds

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T20 Japan policy innovations detail keys to digital disruption-ready labor and education

Published: June 5, 2019, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 9 seconds

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PPPs and GIBs can be used to effectively finance low-carbon infrastructure to fight climate change

Published: May 29, 2019, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 27 seconds

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T20 Japan think tanks boost the impact of the G20

Published: May 22, 2019, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 34 seconds

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Bangladesh needs to act to boost renewable energy as climate change effects loom

Published: May 13, 2019, 3:30 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 59 seconds

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Malaysia labor income share rises, inequality falls, but it isn’t a good sign

Published: May 1, 2019, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 50 seconds

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Evidence increasing of link between globalization and declining labor income share

Published: April 25, 2019, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 34 seconds

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Viet Nam needs major changes to meet its renewable energy goals

Published: April 19, 2019, 2:25 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 11 seconds

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Internal migration rules decrease trade benefits, increase disparity in the PRC

Published: April 10, 2019, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 23 seconds

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Manufacturing in developing countries benefits from quality service firms

Published: April 3, 2019, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 46 seconds

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More work is needed to help local renewable power projects succeed

Published: March 28, 2019, 1:36 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 13 seconds

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A new consumption tax could fund development of necessary low-carbon energy system

Published: March 20, 2019, 7:11 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 1 second

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Governments should consider local conditions in bank regulations to aid the poor

Published: March 13, 2019, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 25 seconds

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FinTech advances can help farmers in Asia and the institutions that serve them

Published: March 6, 2019, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 59 seconds

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Indian cities can partner with foreign peers to get ahead

Published: Feb. 27, 2019, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 3 seconds

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Thailand needs better tax regulations, enforcement to fight “shadow” economy

Published: Feb. 20, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 44 seconds

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People’s Republic of China needs to step up property and income tax reforms

Published: Feb. 13, 2019, 12:07 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 6 seconds

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Postal savings banks should be tapped to strengthen financial systems in emerging Asia

Published: Feb. 13, 2019, 12:07 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 35 seconds

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Bank of Japan stock buying will be hard to unravel

Published: Feb. 6, 2019, 9:56 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 8 seconds

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Foreign remittances should be a key part of expanding services at postal savings banks

Published: Jan. 29, 2019, 11:34 p.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 55 seconds

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A simplified tax system could draw more small businesses to pay tax

Published: Jan. 23, 2019, 12:14 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 8 seconds

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Postal savings banks have served women better but could do more

Published: Jan. 23, 2019, 12:14 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 22 seconds

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Overweight and obesity threaten economic development in Asia and the Pacific

Published: Jan. 16, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 29 seconds

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Tajikistan’s vital remittance income hurt by Russian Federation economic downturn

Published: Jan. 16, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 8 seconds

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Asian think tanks face challenges even as they multiply

Published: Jan. 9, 2019, 8:34 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 8 seconds

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India creates a tool to manage water resources amid crisis

Published: Jan. 9, 2019, 8:34 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 27 seconds

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The four Rs to look for in think tanks

Published: Jan. 4, 2019, 3:53 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 37 seconds

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ASEAN needs to do more to maintain its emergency rice reserves and use them efficiently

Published: Jan. 4, 2019, 3:53 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 12 seconds

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The “kicker” bond could help kick-start infrastructure projects

Published: Dec. 27, 2018, 1:36 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 53 seconds

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In richer economies, the poor are more at risk of becoming obese than the more affluent

Published: Dec. 27, 2018, 1:36 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 18 seconds

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Digital technology is essential to better financial services for small businesses

Published: Dec. 20, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 15 seconds

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Obesity “time bomb” ticks away in developing economies

Published: Dec. 20, 2018, 11:39 p.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 22 seconds

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Asia has a lot more catching up to do in green investments

Published: Dec. 12, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 32 seconds

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Central banks in developing Asia are prepared for uncertain times

Published: Dec. 12, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 25 seconds

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Land trusts are the best way to acquire private land for infrastructure

Published: Dec. 5, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes

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In the People’s Republic of China, girls now have more schooling than boys

Published: Dec. 5, 2018, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 47 seconds

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More action is needed to achieve fair taxation in the digital economy

Published: Nov. 28, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 59 seconds

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Denying credit to small and medium-sized enterprises may threaten an economy’s growth

Published: Nov. 28, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 1 second

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The New Silk Road and its network of projects could be a “win-win” for all

Published: Nov. 21, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 59 seconds

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Financial inclusion needs to be part of the government’s strategy in the Kyrgyz Republic

Published: Nov. 21, 2018, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 4 seconds

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Different laws reflect a country’s unique culture and can hinder or stimulate innovation

Published: Nov. 14, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 15 seconds

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Social networks facilitate informal finance in the People's Republic of China

Published: Nov. 13, 2018, 11:59 p.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 6 seconds

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Successful urbanization could free developing countries from the middle-income trap

Published: Nov. 7, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 19 seconds

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Stronger credit data systems boost services

Published: Nov. 7, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 14 seconds

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Increased monitoring is essential for Asian countries’ smooth economic integration

Published: Oct. 31, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 24 seconds

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Pacific island countries need to clear many hurdles to get into export markets

Published: Oct. 31, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 52 seconds

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Freer trade can raise living standards and bring down the prices of goods and services

Published: Oct. 24, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 55 seconds

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Small-scale solar systems would be better for developing countries

Published: Oct. 24, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 18 seconds

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Blockchain technology could raise investments for green-energy projects

Published: Oct. 17, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 31 seconds

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To change the world, tell a good story, says World Toilet Organization founder

Published: Oct. 10, 2018, 11:52 p.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 51 seconds

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Asia and the Pacific need to do more to spur financial inclusion

Published: Oct. 10, 2018, 11:52 p.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 18 seconds

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The Republic of Korea should help women enter and stay in the workforce

Published: Oct. 3, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 16 seconds

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Malaysia needs to take a long, hard look at state-linked firms

Published: Oct. 3, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 36 seconds

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High-speed rail in the People’s Republic of China boosts market access and income

Published: Sept. 26, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 10 seconds

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Regulatory reform, willingness to fail needed for Republic of Korea small businesses

Published: Sept. 26, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 35 seconds

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Better financial literacy and inclusion would strengthen Azerbaijan’s financial sector

Published: Sept. 19, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 20 seconds

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Improve competition, laws, and regulation to lessen role of chaebol in Republic of Korea

Published: Sept. 19, 2018, 6:15 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 55 seconds

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Can we make money from waste?

Published: Sept. 12, 2018, 12:05 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 12 seconds

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Republic of Korea should consider the impact of the minimum wage before hiking it again

Published: Sept. 12, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 40 seconds

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Global outsourcing comes with environmental costs

Published: Sept. 5, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 55 seconds

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High-speed railway projects need careful study to ensure success

Published: Sept. 5, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 13 seconds

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Will financial liberalization trigger an economic crisis in China?

Published: Aug. 29, 2018, 3:34 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 1 second

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Innovative firms in the People’s Republic of China are redefining manufacturing

Published: Aug. 29, 2018, 3:34 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes

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Harnessing innovation is the path to growth in developing countries

Published: Aug. 22, 2018, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 42 seconds

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Five global megatrends are forcing electric utilities to rethink the way they do business

Published: Aug. 22, 2018, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 58 seconds

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Asia needs better financial monitoring and safeguards as integration increases

Published: Aug. 15, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 10 seconds

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Solar energy use is growing fast as production costs plunge

Published: Aug. 15, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 26 seconds

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Democratic People's Republic of Korea could become a market economy in 20 to 25 years

Published: Aug. 8, 2018, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 22 seconds

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So far, so good, for emerging Asia but financial, monetary challenges remain

Published: Aug. 8, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 17 seconds

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Economic models show China yuan shift, Malaysia–Singapore reactions, were best options

Published: Aug. 2, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 14 seconds

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Steel trade war threatens to bring back “dark ages” in world commerce

Published: Aug. 2, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 44 seconds

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Trade opening transformed Indian industries

Published: July 25, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 37 seconds

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Using diversified energy in agriculture can protect food security

Published: July 25, 2018, midnight
Duration: 4 minutes 7 seconds

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Global and Asian financial oversight needs updating before the next crisis hits

Published: July 18, 2018, 1:30 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 56 seconds

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Crisis to opportunity—Asia and the Pacific are more integrated since 2008

Published: July 18, 2018, 1:30 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 45 seconds

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Lessons from the Asian contagion helped the IMF tackle global financial crisis

Published: July 11, 2018, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 1 second

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Australia, New Zealand have “green” policies but neither has reached its renewable-energy potential

Published: July 11, 2018, midnight
Duration: 7 minutes 25 seconds

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China may be about to repeat the financial mistakes of Japan in the 1980s

Published: July 4, 2018, midnight
Duration: 8 minutes 35 seconds

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Tighter immigration rules threaten India’s IT talent exports

Published: July 4, 2018, midnight
Duration: 8 minutes 3 seconds

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Good credit markets and banking can drive innovation in developing economies

Published: June 27, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 48 seconds

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Financial regulators hold the key to climate change

Published: June 27, 2018, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 59 seconds

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Better indicators are needed to track the well-being of elderly in developing countries

Published: June 20, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 49 seconds

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Intangible capital of technology and know-how matters more for profit than production

Published: June 20, 2018, midnight
Duration: 9 minutes 30 seconds

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Financial technology will help lower remittance costs for Asia

Published: June 13, 2018, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 22 seconds

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World oil prices have multiple effects on an energy-exporting economy

Published: June 13, 2018, midnight
Duration: 6 minutes 44 seconds

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Migrant workers add huge value to the countries where they work

Published: June 6, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 16 seconds

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Revamped Pacific trade pact is an important step forward for development

Published: June 6, 2018, midnight
Duration: 3 minutes 52 seconds

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Attempts to slow the People’s Republic of China’s housing construction expose other problems

Published: May 30, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 12 seconds

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China’s trade and investment slowdown could hamper developing Asia

Published: May 23, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 10 seconds

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China can sustain long-term growth, with a few changes at home

Published: May 16, 2018, midnight
Duration: 5 minutes 32 seconds

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Asia should promote domestic demand and lessen its reliance on electronic exports

Published: May 9, 2018, 12:26 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 18 seconds

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China’s declining growth is structural, not a cyclical downturn

Published: May 9, 2018, 12:25 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 2 seconds

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China is facing many of the problems Japan encountered as it strives for growth

Published: April 27, 2018, 12:11 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 35 seconds

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Indonesia rice subsidy program improves children’s health

Published: April 19, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 57 seconds

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Green bonds offer a sustainable alternative for Asian development funding

Published: April 11, 2018, 11:07 p.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 32 seconds

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Japanese investors are looking overseas for returns, but avoiding developing Asia

Published: April 5, 2018, 12:10 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 28 seconds

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Low rates are hurting developing countries, says Bank of Thailand head

Published: March 28, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 21 seconds

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Central banks are losing power to influence markets as interest rates hit zero

Published: March 28, 2018, 8:45 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 8 seconds

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The global agenda is evolving, and big players need to change the rules

Published: March 23, 2018, 2:24 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 46 seconds

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Commodity price shocks hurt credit growth in developing countries

Published: March 23, 2018, 2:23 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 42 seconds

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Can trade avert a water crisis? Part 2

Published: March 14, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 49 seconds

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Investors want flexibility in the law and its cultural drivers, which leads to innovation

Published: March 14, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 50 seconds

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China’s “shadow banking” after the 2007 global crisis yields unexpected results

Published: March 7, 2018, 10:50 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 37 seconds

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Can trade avert a water crisis? Part 1

Published: March 7, 2018, 10:49 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 20 seconds

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Developing countries need to fix domestic problems to best benefit from globalization

Published: March 1, 2018, 12:03 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 29 seconds

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Who would have thought that punctuation could influence borrowing and lending?

Published: March 1, 2018, 12:01 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 15 seconds

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Urbanization in India, lessons from Korea, food insecurity, US trade imbalance, inequality in China

Published: Feb. 22, 2018, 9:14 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 56 seconds

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Better sanitation systems lead to economic growth

Published: Feb. 15, 2018, 4:47 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 25 seconds

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SMEs in Asia need easier access to credit

Published: Feb. 12, 2018, 12:02 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 58 seconds

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Community sanitation can be cheaply improved with money-making technology

Published: Feb. 2, 2018, 2:23 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 3 seconds

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Burgeoning migrant labor is changing economic structures worldwide

Published: Jan. 25, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 10 seconds

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Women business owners surf the Internet to access credit

Published: Jan. 25, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 9 seconds

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Emerging economies can learn a lot from how Korea faced down financial crises

Published: Jan. 18, 2018, 1:24 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 44 seconds

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Inequality will worsen as people in the PRC get older

Published: Jan. 18, 2018, 1:24 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 19 seconds

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Corruption is starving the poor in developing economies

Published: Jan. 11, 2018, 1:18 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 39 seconds

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Will India and China have enough to eat?

Published: Jan. 11, 2018, 1:16 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 12 seconds

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Economic growth can be measured by counting tax revenue

Published: Dec. 14, 2017, 12:45 a.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 35 seconds

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Trade imbalance data is better than it looks

Published: Dec. 14, 2017, 12:45 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 30 seconds

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Asia trade needs to get ready for the impact of Brexit and the US undoing of NAFTA

Published: Dec. 6, 2017, 12:43 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 36 seconds

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A simple change in transport infrastructure thinking can have wide social effects

Published: Dec. 6, 2017, 12:42 a.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 49 seconds

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India’s cities are encouraging manufacturing to promote growth

Published: Dec. 1, 2017, 12:55 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 35 seconds

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The world is facing a new nexus between urbanization, development, environment, and inequality

Published: Dec. 1, 2017, 12:55 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 46 seconds

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Governments should prepare for migration surges by providing housing, schools, roads, transport

Published: Nov. 22, 2017, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 39 seconds

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Developing Asia urgently needs to examine who should pay for the elderly

Published: Nov. 22, 2017, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 37 seconds

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Rapid economic growth breeds inequality in Indonesia

Published: Nov. 16, 2017, 9:25 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 16 seconds

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Asia shows unconventional monetary policy works in crisis

Published: Nov. 16, 2017, 9:25 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 12 seconds

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PRC slowdown offers a chance to readjust trade priorities

Published: Nov. 8, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 13 seconds

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Developing countries have chance to start green energy development

Published: Nov. 8, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 36 seconds

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Emerging Asia’s integration has pluses and minuses

Published: Nov. 8, 2017, 9:41 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 23 seconds

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India’s elderly poor are being left behind

Published: Oct. 24, 2017, 5:26 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 58 seconds

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Ways to jumpstart global productivity

Published: Oct. 24, 2017, 5:26 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 21 seconds

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In Asia, aging parents get more help from daughters than sons

Published: Oct. 24, 2017, 5:26 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 53 seconds

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Trade creates jobs in Viet Nam but technology might be harming low-skilled workers

Published: Oct. 17, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 55 seconds

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Housing lessons from Hong Kong, South Korea, Singapore

Published: Oct. 17, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 35 seconds

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Peer-to-peer lending opens capital access to start ups, but at a risk—David Storey, ADBI analyst

Published: Oct. 17, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 7 seconds

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How demographics affected the fortunes of Japan’s private railways—ADBI Dean

Published: Oct. 10, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 2 seconds

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Remittances reduce poverty in Asia

Published: Oct. 10, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 24 seconds

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Economic corridors are looking good for Greater Mekong

Published: Oct. 10, 2017, 7:15 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 46 seconds

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Ha Noi can offer more attractive terms to private investors in a new ring road—ADBI Dean

Published: Oct. 2, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 18 seconds

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Beyond speaking truth to power—Adam Posen, head, Peterson Institute for International Economics

Published: Oct. 2, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 29 seconds

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Japan's banks are transmitting lower interest rates to Asia—Robert McCauley, BIS

Published: Oct. 2, 2017, 9:16 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 34 seconds

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The People’s Republic of China is exporting industrial capacity and financial risk

Published: Sept. 25, 2017, 4:05 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 57 seconds

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Obesity and overweight cost about US$166 billion in Asia and the Pacific

Published: Sept. 25, 2017, 4:04 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 6 seconds

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Some positive lessons from the Asian financial crisis—Hyun-Song Shin, BIS

Published: Sept. 25, 2017, 4:04 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 41 seconds

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ASEAN is banking on “clean” coal in the absence of an alternative

Published: Sept. 17, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 56 seconds

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Northeast India can get private firms to fund roads with the promise of spillover effects—ADBI Dean

Published: Sept. 17, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 55 seconds

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Pension crisis looms in emerging Asia

Published: Sept. 17, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 17 seconds

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Cambodian banks are looking at a deposit-insurance system

Published: Sept. 12, 2017, 12:42 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 20 seconds

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US exit from TPP paves way for PRC influence—G. Nataraj, Institute of Public Administration, India

Published: Sept. 12, 2017, 12:41 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 10 seconds

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Can trade create jobs globally?

Published: Sept. 12, 2017, 12:41 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 52 seconds

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How does exchange rate volatility influence exports?

Published: Sept. 4, 2017, 1:12 a.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 39 seconds

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The sharp rise in overweight and obesity in Asia and the Pacific threatens their prosperity

Published: Sept. 4, 2017, 1:12 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 3 seconds

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“Everyone is born an entrepreneur.” M. Yunus, Grameen Bank, Nobel laureate

Published: Sept. 4, 2017, 1:12 a.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 48 seconds

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Information and communication technology empowers women

Published: Aug. 25, 2017, 5:48 a.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 46 seconds

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Lack of infrastructure, rules hamper developing Asia’s digital trade

Published: Aug. 25, 2017, 5:48 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 8 seconds

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Grassroots funding boosts green energy projects in Japan

Published: Aug. 20, 2017, 12:40 p.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 11 seconds

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Will 2025 be the final deadline for the ASEAN Economic Community?

Published: Aug. 20, 2017, 12:40 p.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 44 seconds

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Asian financial crisis—looking back, looking forward. M. Ayhan Kose, World Bank

Published: Aug. 20, 2017, 12:40 p.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 32 seconds

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Financial regulations need to adapt to digital finance

Published: Aug. 10, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 58 seconds

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Path to financial inclusion is better financial education, literacy

Published: Aug. 10, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 56 seconds

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E-commerce is changing how the world does business

Published: Aug. 10, 2017, 6:56 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 35 seconds

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Pointers from Asia for urbanization in Africa

Published: Aug. 3, 2017, 3:54 a.m.
Duration: 7 minutes 41 seconds

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Trade is ripe for disruption because it’s inefficient and not particularly inclusive. Alisa DiCaprio

Published: Aug. 3, 2017, 3:53 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 28 seconds

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Central Asia and the Caucasus farm sector needs a boost

Published: Aug. 3, 2017, 3:52 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 58 seconds

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Farms in Central Asia and the Caucasus face hurdles

Published: July 26, 2017, 6:59 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 21 seconds

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Postal savings accounts benefit women, the poor, and rural people the most

Published: July 26, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 35 seconds

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Blockchain pilots making waves in developing Asia

Published: July 26, 2017, 6:58 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 58 seconds

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Post offices can serve those who can’t access banks but must be regulated so they’re accountable

Published: July 18, 2017, 5:48 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 25 seconds

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Viet Nam shows how to integrate an agricultural value chain

Published: July 18, 2017, 5:48 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 35 seconds

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What can governments in Asia do to help SMEs succeed in export markets?

Published: July 18, 2017, 5:48 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 44 seconds

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Education, jobs, SMES needed to spread wealth. Haruhiko Kuroda, Bank of Japan governor

Published: July 6, 2017, 3:04 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 29 seconds

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SMEs need financial education; post offices can go where banks can’t. Naoyuki Yoshino, ADBI dean

Published: July 6, 2017, 3:01 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 19 seconds

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Negative interest rates to remain important. Narayana Kocherlakota, former Minneapolis Fed CEO

Published: July 6, 2017, 2:59 a.m.
Duration: 5 minutes 6 seconds

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Global micro insurance can help reduce poverty

Published: July 6, 2017, 2:55 a.m.
Duration: 3 minutes 23 seconds

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Training, info, women’s involvement can bolster fragile states. Patrick Safran, ex- ADB official

Published: July 6, 2017, 2:53 a.m.
Duration: 4 minutes 58 seconds

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SMEs need help with rules and entering export markets. Arancha Gonzales, ITC executive director

Published: July 6, 2017, 2:52 a.m.
Duration: 6 minutes 21 seconds

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