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Reviving the Economy and Resuming Travel and Tourism

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered an unprecedented collapse of the travel and tourism industry and the recovery is now expected to be slower than first thought. Reviving the sector requires collaboration and coordination across the entire travel and tourism ecosystem.

ADB Insight

How does Asia and the Pacific finance the future? In the latest episode of ADB Insight, we look at domestic resource mobilization and how smart, strategic taxation can help the region recover from COVID-19 and finance the broader development agenda.

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Data and Statistics   ADB's Data and Statistics

Data and statistical analysis in the Asia and Pacific region contributes to knowledge generation in ADB, helping strengthen its institutional priorities and operational effectiveness in its developing member countries.

Developing Asia Outlook

Developing Asia is expected to sustain its strong rebound as envisaged in September. The growth projection for the region in 2021 is revised down very slightly to 7.0% as forecasts for East, South, and Southeast Asia are downgraded. The regional growth forecast for 2022 is revised down slightly from 5.4% to 5.3% to reflect recovery in East Asia below earlier expectations.

GDP Growth Forecasts, Developing Asia

  ADB Data Library

The ADB Data Library is the central store for all of ADB's public data. Browse data, view visualizations and interact with APIs.

  Key Indicators Database (KIDB)

KIDB is ADB's central statistical database for macroeconomic and social indicators from across Asia and the Pacific.

  COVID-19 Policy Database

Information on the policy measures and the funding sources that ADB members have undertaken to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Featured Publications and Documents   ADB's Publications and Documents

Sectors and Thematic Areas

ADB focuses on sectors that align with the commitment to eradicate poverty. The Bank’s work also spans across several development goals and cross-cutting initiatives.

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