Topic: Asian Development Bank
Conservationist Crispen Wilson is helping local Indonesians recover after the tsunami, but in a way that doesn’t deplete local fish stocks.
12/30/2008 12:00 am
Although commodity prices for a wide range of crops have fallen by as much as 50 percent from record highs in June, the financial crisis is expected to make food shortages dramatically worse.
12/02/2008 12:00 am
Employee cutbacks in the US force firms to shift overseas, creating as many as 600,000 new jobs for Filipinos.
07/07/2008 01:00 am
Burma said Monday it would allow in some Southeast Asian aid workers.
05/20/2008 01:00 am
Rising prices, shortages of food items, and political gridlock spur calls for a quick election.
05/08/2008 01:00 am
It's the easiest place in Central Asia to start a business, but high interest rates make it hard to get small business loans.
04/30/2008 01:00 am
Scientists and politicians are moving to protect the enormous biodiversity in the Coral Triangle – a critical marine nursery for tuna and other species.
01/24/2008 12:00 am