Archive for May, 2018

Migration and remittances can speed up Asia’s development. Here’s how

Governments and the private sector should work together to protect migrants’ welfare and channel remittances into productive investments.

by · Monday, 28 May 2018 · Uncategorised
Membuka Jalan untuk Ekonomi Digital yang Berkembang di Indonesia

Membuka Jalan untuk Ekonomi Digital yang Berkembang di Indonesia

Di seluruh sektor ekonomi digital di Indonesia, baik perusahaan teknologi raksasa maupun yang lebih kecil mengeluhkan sulitnya menemukan bakat digital. Obert Hoseanto dari Microsoft Indonesia menjelaskan: “Sulit sekali mendapatkan karyawan. Kami mene…

by · Thursday, 17 May 2018 · Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Membuka Jalan untuk Ekonomi Digital yang Berkembang di Indonesia

Membuka Jalan untuk Ekonomi Digital yang Berkembang di Indonesia

Di seluruh sektor ekonomi digital di Indonesia, baik perusahaan teknologi raksasa maupun yang lebih kecil mengeluhkan sulitnya menemukan bakat digital. Obert Hoseanto dari Microsoft Indonesia menjelaskan: “Sulit sekali mendapatkan karyawan. Kami mene…

by · Thursday, 17 May 2018 · Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand
Paving the Way for a Thriving Digital Economy in Indonesia

Paving the Way for a Thriving Digital Economy in Indonesia

Across the digital economy in Indonesia, both IT giants and smaller companies have the same complain: digital talents are hard to find. Obert Hoseanto, an Engagement Manager from Microsoft Indonesia, said the company recently contracted only five peo…

纪念世行贷款汶川地震灾后重建项目的难忘岁月

纪念世行贷款汶川地震灾后重建项目的难忘岁月

作者(左3)与同事、世界银行专家在项目现场。摄影:华玛雅/世界银行

十年,对活着的人们而言,意味着游子回家的路会越来越近;但对于逝去的人们而言,他(她)在亲人的心中却越走越远……恰逢汶川地震十周年之际,我写下此文记忆参与世行贷款汶川地震灾后恢复重建项目历时八年的工作经历,感恩在这场深刻影响中国和撼动世界的自然灾害中为灾后重建付出心血和努力的人们。

2008年5月12日,龙门山地震带的惊天一震,震碎了汶川的秀美河山,震惊了世界。断壁残垣下,流逝了无数鲜活的生命,破碎了无数幸福的家庭。…

by · Friday, 11 May 2018 · Uncategorised
Wenchuan Earthquake, ten years on: Building back stronger

Wenchuan Earthquake, ten years on: Building back stronger

Photo:Mara Warwick/World Bank

It’s been ten years since the Wenchuan Earthquake struck China, leaving an everlasting scar on ravaged land, but also revealing the strong and unyielding will of the Chinese people.

On May 12, 2008, the shaking of t…

by · Friday, 11 May 2018 · China

3 ways technology can harness the skills of Asia’s older workers

Developing Asia has much to gain from leveraging the talent and experience of its older demographic.

by · Thursday, 3 May 2018 · Uncategorised
Tackling a known unknown: How post-disaster aid can provide what people really need

Tackling a known unknown: How post-disaster aid can provide what people really need

Within a few weeks of the disaster, the tents, half a dozen of them, were lined up along a creek where houses with bamboo walls and nipa roofs had once stood. They were brand new… and empty. They had been provided to survivors of Nargis, the cyc…

by · Tuesday, 1 May 2018 · Myanmar
Tackling a known unknown: How post-disaster aid can provide what people really need

Tackling a known unknown: How post-disaster aid can provide what people really need

Within a few weeks of the disaster, the tents, half a dozen of them, were lined up along a creek where houses with bamboo walls and nipa roofs had once stood. They were brand new… and empty. They had been provided to survivors of Nargis, the cyc…

by · Tuesday, 1 May 2018 · Myanmar
Tackling a known unknown: How post-disaster aid can provide what people really need

Tackling a known unknown: How post-disaster aid can provide what people really need

Within a few weeks of the disaster, the tents, half a dozen of them, were lined up along a creek where houses with bamboo walls and nipa roofs had once stood. They were brand new… and empty. They had been provided to survivors of Nargis, the cyc…

by · Tuesday, 1 May 2018 · Myanmar