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Toward Great Dhaka: Seize the golden opportunity

Toward Great Dhaka: Seize the golden opportunity

Read the Full ReportRead Press ReleaseOriginally Appeared on the Daily Star
Had you looked across Shanghai’s Huangpu River from west to east in the 1980s, you would mostly have seen farmland dotted with a few scattered buildings. At the time, it was un…

by · Friday, 3 August 2018 · Bangladesh, China
Toward Great Dhaka: Seize the golden opportunity

Toward Great Dhaka: Seize the golden opportunity

Read the Full ReportRead Press ReleaseOriginally Appeared on the Daily Star
Had you looked across Shanghai’s Huangpu River from west to east in the 1980s, you would mostly have seen farmland dotted with a few scattered buildings. At the time, it was un…

by · Friday, 3 August 2018 · Bangladesh, China
A Catalyst for Green Financing in Indonesia

A Catalyst for Green Financing in Indonesia

It is an unfortunate but fact of life that Indonesia often deals with the impacts of natural disasters. It was sadly evident again this week when I arrived in Jakarta to the unfolding disaster caused by the earthquake in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara. M…

by · Friday, 3 August 2018 · China, Fiji, Indonesia, Singapore
Bangladesh Collaborates with China in Strengthening the Skills of its Youth

Bangladesh Collaborates with China in Strengthening the Skills of its Youth

The sigining of an agreement for educational exchange between the Ministries of Education of Bangladesh and China’s Yunnan Province. 
With its youthful workforce and the aspiration to be a developed country by 2041, Bangladesh emphasizes skills develo…

by · Monday, 30 July 2018 · Bangladesh, China
Deploying disruptive technologies to reshape the future of cities

Deploying disruptive technologies to reshape the future of cities

As an urban dweller in Beijing, a rapidly modernizing city, my daily life would look like a science-fiction movie for people from just a few decades ago. I use my mobile phone to buy groceries, pay for meals, take photos, access the subway, and find m…

by · Friday, 20 July 2018 · China, Singapore

China Prioritizes Campaign Against Poverty in Experimental Zone

The president asked to assign the main resources so the region wins the battle against poverty when there are less than three years to comply with the …

by · Friday, 20 July 2018 · China, Turkey

Illegal migration to China hollows north’s towns

Most are living in poverty, and are lured across the border by brokers’ promises of jobs. Because of their illegal status, many are forced to work …

by · Thursday, 19 July 2018 · China, Vietnam

Duterte administration eyes Chinese grants to reduce poverty

The Philippine government is eyeing grant assistance from China to reduce its poverty rate. This, despite Manila’s ongoing maritime dispute with …

by · Thursday, 28 June 2018 · China, Philippines

Duterte administration eyes Chinese grants to reduce poverty

The Philippine government is eyeing grant assistance from China to reduce its poverty rate. This, despite Manila’s ongoing maritime dispute with …

by · Thursday, 28 June 2018 · China, Philippines

Philippines eyes Chinese grants to reduce poverty

The Philippines is eyeing grant assistance from China to help reduce its poverty rate to 14 percent by the time President Rodrigo Duterte ends his term …

by · Thursday, 28 June 2018 · China, Philippines