developing Asia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on developing Asia


4th Powering Progress Together Forum happens in Singapore

Mar 23, 2017 - 2:21 PM

Shell took its annual forum to Singapore with the theme “Cleaner Energy Moves Asia ” focusing on how the continent can address the challenge of shifting towards cleaner energy

THE NEXT LEADERS. Students and millennial startups shared their ideas for a tech-driven, progressive future

PH economy still a bright spot in Asia - ADB

Sep 23, 2015 - 7:50 AM

Asian Development Bank’s latest report shows that the country’s growth prospects are the opposite of the rest of Asia which faces its slowest growth since the turn of the millennium

ADB maintains growth forecast for PH

Jul 16, 2015 - 6:07 PM

The Asian Development Bank retains its growth assumptions for the country at 6 4 in 2015 and 6 3 in 2016

ADB cuts 2014 PH growth forecast to 6%

Dec 17, 2014 - 4:22 PM

In its latest report the regional lender reduces the growth forecast due to the country s laggard economic performance in the first 9 months of 2014

ADB: Specter of inequality to haunt strong PH economy

Sep 25, 2014 - 3:25 PM

Economists at the multilateral financial institution pose a challenge to the Philippines: how can the robust economy give back to the jobless and the poor?

ADB cuts Southeast Asia growth outlook, blames tensions

Jul 18, 2014 - 3:17 PM

UPDATED The Asian Development Bank downgraded its 2014 economic outlook for Southeast Asia citing political tensions in Thailand and Vietnam and soft external demand in Indonesia

DOWNGRADED. The Manila-based lender says it expected gross domestic product to grow 4.7% for the year, compared with its April projection of 5%. File photo by EPA

Rappler's Lozada named ADBI Young Dev't Journalist

Nov 23, 2013 - 7:00 AM

For his article on unpreparedness of the Southeast Asian citizens for the ASEAN Economic Community set for 2015

Rappler reporter is finalist for dev’t journalism award

Oct 12, 2013 - 1:18 AM

David Bryan Lozada s articles on how the Philippine workforce is coping with globalization make him a finalist for the 2013 Developing Asia Journalism Awards