Asian Development Bank (ADB)

May 30, 2020
May 30, 2020

ADB provides $231,178 grant to augment Covid-19 facilities in Bangladesh

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing a grant of $231,178 to augment novel coronavirus disease related facilities in 134 urban primary health centres, called Nogor Swastho Kendro, across...

May 7, 2020
May 7, 2020

ADB approves $500 million more to address Covid-19 impact in Bangladesh

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) approves an additional $500 million loan to strengthen the Bangladesh government’s efforts to manage the impact of coronavirus pandemic on the country’s economy and...

April 30, 2020
April 30, 2020

ADB approves $100 million loan to support Covid-19 response in Bangladesh

Asian Development Bank (ADB) approves a $100 million loan to support Bangladesh government in its efforts to address the immediate public health requirements of combating the coronavirus pandemic.

April 21, 2020
April 21, 2020

ADB to stand by Bangladesh in this time of crisis

Asian Development Bank (ADB) commits $600 million to support Bangladesh in facing challenges presented by the coronavirus outbreak.

April 13, 2020
April 13, 2020

Combating coronavirus: ADB funding to triple for developing countries

The Asian Development Bank tripled the size of its response to the novel coronavirus disease pandemic to $20 billion and approved measures to streamline its operations for quicker and more flexible...

April 2, 2020
April 2, 2020

ADB provides $1.34 million to avoid skills trainees’ drop out

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided $1.3 million financial assistance to avoid trainees from dropping out under the Skills for Employment Investment Program (SEIP).

February 23, 2020
February 23, 2020

Dhaka-Sylhet highway project may ‘miss out ADB funding for approval delay’

Dhaka-Sylhet multilane and modern highway project might be delayed with fund diversion by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) if the project is not approved by June this year, an informed official says.

February 15, 2020
February 15, 2020

ADB provides $170m more for capital market reforms in Bangladesh

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a second portion loan of $170 million to conclude the Third Capital Market Development Program in Bangladesh.

January 19, 2020
January 19, 2020

New ADB President Masatsugu Asakawa assumes office

The 10th President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Masatsugu Asakawa assumed office today.

December 11, 2019
December 11, 2019

ADB to give $33.26m for metro rail project

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Bangladesh government sign agreements for $33.26 million in loan for a project to design the Dhaka Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) line 5 (Southern route) that will...