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ASEAN+3 eye higher, more strategic financial ties

Business

ASEAN+3 eye higher, more strategic financial ties

The finance ministers of the ten ASEAN members countries and three dialogue partners – China, Japan and the Republic of Korea – convened in Hanoi on May 4 to discuss how to further strengthen regional financial cooperation and address challenges for the region.

ADB warns of water crisis in Asia

World

ADB warns of water crisis in Asia

Arjun Thapan, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) President’s special advisor on infrastructure and water issues, has warned that Asia is likely to face a serious water crisis that threatens to slow down the regional economic development.