Delegates from around the world are meeting in Frankfurt for the annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank. The institution was founded 50 years ago and aims to promote sustainable development in the Asia-Pacific region.
Indian PM Narendra Modi's government has announced the roll out of an electoral bond scheme aimed to make political funding more transparent in elections. But will it work? Murali Krishnan reports.
Japan's government has nominated Haruhiko Kuroda for a second term as central bank governor, giving the veteran finance chief more time to battle deflation and kick-start the world's third largest economy.
With a simple trick, the Asian Development Bank will greatly increase its financial fire power. Is there a catch? Is the move a reaction to competition by China's new development bank, asks Andreas Becker in Frankfurt.
Asian Development Bank holds annual meeting - Bank builds bridge in Bangladesh - New EU roaming charges come into effect
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