Intraregional trade in South Asia could be worth $67 billion rather than $23 billion. This gap between potential and actual trade leads to a signficiant loss to consumers, firms and exporters, in…

Sanjay Kathuria, Nadeem Rizwan |

The World Bank’s fund for the poorest countries, IDA has been a reliable partner in South Asia for more than six decades and contributed to a sharp decline in poverty in the region. Yet, for…

Hartwig Schafer |

We invite all Maldivians, including women and youth, to share what they think are the constraints and opportunities that lie ahead; major challenges faced in ensuring prosperity for all and…

Idah Z. Pswarayi-Riddihough |

World Bank South Asia Region team provides a platform for conversations about regional connectivity and helps find common ground between country priorities and regional integration.

Mandakini Kaul |

新公布的基于卫星资料的测算结果显示,2018年全球天然气燃除量增至1450亿立方米,增幅达3%

Zubin Bamji |

Newly released estimates from satellite data show a 3% increase in global gas flaring globally in 2018 to 145 billion cubic meters (bcm).

Zubin Bamji |

Selon de nouvelles estimations reposant sur des données recueillies par satellite, le torchage a augmenté de 3 % en 2018, à 145 milliards de mètres cubes.

Zubin Bamji |

La quema mundial de gas se incrementó un 3 % en 2018 y alcanzó los 145 000 millones de metros cúbicos

Zubin Bamji |

إحراق الغاز هو التخلص من الغاز الطبيعي المصاحب لاستخراج النفط بالحرق. هذه العادة التي تمارس منذ 160 عاما تساهم في تغير المناخ، وفي إطلاق أكثر من 350 مليون طن سنويا من معادل انبعاثات غاز ثاني أكسيد…

زوبين بامجي |

"Syria". Drawing by Rajesh Sarkar. Resource rich nations face unique challenges when attempting to move from low to high value added activities. Resource sectors (such as mining and oil…

Saurabh Mishra |