Protecting ASEAN’s impressive gains over the past two decades will require prioritizing investments in people – that is, human capital.
Globally, unemployment is hitting young people the hardest. The ILO estimates that youth unemployment rates are 300 percent higher than unemployment rates for adults over 25 years old, and higher…
With new regulatory reforms in place, Malaysia is set to benefit from faster Internet connections for all its citizens, closing the gap in Internet speed with leading countries.
As the country gears up to work on its 12th Malaysia Plan, its rich experience in national development planning for the past 60 years provides key lessons to consider.
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A new report focuses on how Southeast Asia can overcome the still very significant barriers to the expansion of its digital economy.
Hundreds of thousands of tons of plastic remain uncollected on Caribbean islands each year and voluminous waves of plastic waste wash up on the shores, especially after severe storms.
The agriculture and food security sector are still largely behind in using the latest technology for managing risks and shocks.