The unprecedented crisis posed by the coronavirus (COVID-19) will mean that South Asia might experience its worst economic performance in 40 years, with at least half its countries falling into a…

Hans Timmer, Valerie Mercer-Blackman, Robert C M Beyer |

وإذا كان هناك درس واحد يمكن استخلاصه من هذه الجائحة، فهو أن الشفافية في المعلومات العامة يمكن أن تنقذ الأرواح وتحسّن النتائج الاقتصادية، من خلال تعزيز الثقة المجتمعية في الدولة من بين عوامل أخرى…

فريد بلحاج |

If there is a single lesson to draw from the pandemic, it is that transparency in public information can save lives and improve economic outcomes, by enhancing societal trust in the state.

Ferid Belhaj |

De fait, s’il est une leçon à tirer de la pandémie, c’est que la transparence dans la fourniture de l’information publique peut sauver des vies et améliorer les résultats économiques, en…

Ferid Belhaj |

Economic activity in South Asia decelerated sharply in 2019 amid financial sector issues in India, monetary tightening in Pakistan, and global headwinds to regional exports. Five charts illustrate…

Temel Taskin |

Bhutan as South Asia’s most rapidly urbanizing country- with a growth rate of 5.7 percent per year. As of 2017, 37.9 percent of Bhutan’s total population lived in urban areas.

David Mason |