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Making Digital Platforms Work for Asia and the Pacific
Edited by: Bambang Susantono, Cyn-Young Park

Capital Markets Can Power Southeast Asiaís Sustainable Pandemic Recovery
29
Nov
2021

Capital Markets Can Power Southeast Asiaís Sustainable Pandemic Recovery

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The COVID-19 pandemic has widened budget deficits in many Southeast Asian economies through lower tax revenue and higher spending on healthcare and recovery. This leaves less revenue to invest in social and economic development...

Three Areas Where RCEP May Help the Regionís Post-Pandemic Recovery
23
Nov
2021

Three Areas Where RCEP May Help the Regionís Post-Pandemic Recovery

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The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement, a major regional trade agreement in Asia, was signed a year ago as the pandemic fueled economic uncertainty. Now, key elements of the pact could prove instrumental in aiding the regionís recovery in 2022 and beyond.

Leveraging Asiaís investment potential for a green recovery
13
Oct
2021

Leveraging Asiaís investment potential for a green recovery

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Developing Asia is estimated to have fended off the scarring impact of investment decline relatively well during the pandemic compared to other developing regions such as Latin America and Africa.