Apart from energy and transport, ADB
financing also focused on public sector management (6.
will play an active role in identifying and arranging commercial co-financing initiatives of Pakistan Railways.
Nakao ahead of the Annual Meeting in May 2018, visited venues in ADB
headquarters that will be used for the event, as well as the ADB
Philippines Country Office.
The last time the ADB
held its Annual Meeting in Manila was in May 2012 at the Philippine International Convention Center.
Nakao also discussed Strategy 2030, ADBs
new long-term strategy that will map the best ways ADB
can support Asias growth and address development challenges including poverty, climate change, urbanization, aging, and widening inequalities.
PM Abbasi thanked ADB
for continued support to infrastructure projects and expressed his optimism that the relationship will grow further as Pakistan experiences high economic growth.
Tenor on ADB
guarantees will also increase to up to five years.
financing for the second phase includes a $19.
In 2013 ADB
was appointed as the Transaction Advisor to TAPI which accelerated project preparation leading to the signing of the Shareholders Agreement in December 2015.
According to the ADB
, 'more intense typhoons and tropical cyclones are expected to hit Asia and the Pacific with rising global mean temperatures.
Kindly highlight the role of the ADB
in the TAPI pipeline project?
While in education, ADB
will continue to support technical and vocational education and training and help improve the quality of secondary education.