Tag: Asia

Beijing, China’s sprawling capital, has history stretching back 3 millennia. Yet it’s known as much for modern architecture as its ancient sites such as the grand Forbidden City complex, the... Read More

Governments in Asia need to focus on long-term planning that informs policies, decision-making, and allocation of finances to tackle the region’s water crisis, written by Cecilia Tortajada, Professor in practice,... Read More

A heady cocktail of stronger global recovery prospects, surging prices for crude oil and other commodities, supply-side disruptions and rising container shipping costs has fuelled concerns of rising inflation. This... Read More

Ms. Rosy Khanna (Asia-Pacific regional industry director, Financial Institutions at IFC) talks about the importance of financial inclusion, the role of digital payments in supporting the post-COVID economic recovery, and... Read More