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Maternal and child mortality

ADB helps in urban infrastructure, rural health

Business

ADB helps in urban infrastructure, rural health

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Vietnam have signed agreements for two loans and a non-refundable grant worth nearly 166 million USD to improve urban environment and climate resilient infrastructure in three local cities.

East, Southeast Asia urged to achieve MDGs by 2015

World

East, Southeast Asia urged to achieve MDGs by 2015

Poverty and illiteracy rates have been slashed but governments in East and Southeast Asia need to speed up health and environment improvements to meet the looming 2015 deadline for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).