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Asian Development Bank, Norway Sign Agreement to Support Pakistan’s National Disaster Risk Management Fund

January 13, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Pakistan signed an agreement today to expand support for the National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF), further strengthening financing for natural disaster risk reduction …

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Asian Development Bank, Norway Sign Agreement to Support Pakistan’s National Disaster Risk Management Fund

January 13, 2020 | General, Official News

Islamabad, January 13, 2020 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Pakistan signed an agreement today to expand support for the National Disaster Risk Management Fund (NDRMF), further strengthening financing for natural disaster risk reduction …

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Asian Development Bank approves $300 Million to Reform Pakistan’s Energy Sector

December 6, 2019 | General, Official News

Manila, December 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved a $300 million policy-based loan that will help the Government of Pakistan to address financial sustainability, governance, and energy infrastructure policy constraints in Pakistan’s energy sector.

The financing …

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Asian Development Bank approves $1 Billion in Emergency Budget Support to Pakistan

December 6, 2019 | General, Official News

Manila, December 06, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved $1 billion in immediate budget support to Pakistan to shore up the country’s public finances and help strengthen a slowing economy.

The quick dispersing Special Policy-Based Loan is …

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New Regional Energy Strategy Maps Path to Secure Energy Future for CAREC Region

November 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Tashkent, November 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Ministers from the 11 members of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program have endorsed a new long-term strategy to improve energy security, increase investment, and improve the sustainability of energy systems in the …

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ADB President Confirms Support for Expanded Agenda of Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation at 18th Ministerial Conference

November 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Tashkent, November 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Ministers and senior government officials from 11 countries in Central and West Asia gathered in Tashkent today for the 18th Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Ministerial Conference. The high-level strategy and policy body serves …

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New Regional Transport Strategy to Drive Sustainable Development for CAREC Region

November 14, 2019 | General, Official News

Tashkent, November 14, 2019 (PPI-OT): Ministers from the 11 members of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Program have endorsed a new strategy designed to improve multimodal transport infrastructure and operations in the region, resulting in greater social and …

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Asian Development Bank Project to Enhance Secondary Education in Sindh, Pakistan

October 28, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 28, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $75 million loan for a project that will help improve the quality, accessibility, and gender responsiveness of the secondary education system and infrastructure in the province of …

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Asian Development Bank provides $200 Million Additional Funding for Ongoing Social Protection Development Project in Pakistan

October 7, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, October 07, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $200 million loan as additional financing to help support the Government of Pakistan’s flagship social protection program, the Benazir Income Support Program (BISP), which supports more than …

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Vice-President Shixin Chen Reaffirms ADB’s Strong Commitment to Pakistan’s Development

August 31, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 31, 2019 (PPI-OT): Asian Development Bank (ADB) Vice-President Mr. Shixin Chen met with the Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Imran Khan during his first official visit to the country on 29-30 August, during which he reaffirmed ADB’s support …

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ADB, Kashf Foundation Partner to Expand Women’s Access to Credit in Pakistan

August 16, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 16, 2019 (PPI-OT): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $25 million syndicated loan to support the lending operations of Kashf Foundation, one of Pakistan’s leading microfinance service providers, to low-income households and women-led micro, small, and …

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SMTA and ADB host “Istanbul Roadshow” for Contractors

August 9, 2019 | General, Official News

Islamabad, August 09, 2019 (PPI-OT): As the design phase of the Karachi Breeze Red Line nears completion, the Sindh Mass Transit Authority (SMTA) along with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the consultants team led by Integrated Transport Planning (ITP), …

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