Report: Southeast Asia Rising from the Pandemic

23/03/2022    93

Time: March 2022

By: Asian Development Bank

This report offers a comprehensive regional-level analysis and gives a rundown of how eight Southeast Asian countries dealt with and are now beginning to recover from COVID-19.

It looks at how countries have reshaped their economies and considers the impact of job losses as COVID-19 sent development gains into reverse. Against a backdrop of global headwinds and looming climate change, it recommends how policymakers can weave lessons from the pandemic into their drive for a resilient and inclusive recovery.

Contents:

  1. Southeast Asia: Establishing Economic Recovery Pathways

  1. Indonesia: Boosting Post-Pandemic Productivity Prospects

  1. Philippines: Mitigating Risks of Long-Term Labor Market Scarring

  1. Cambodia: Identifying Drivers for a Stronger Recovery

  1. Lao People’s Democratic Republic: Building Tourism Competitiveness

  1. Thailand: Recharging the Future of Tourism

  1. Viet Nam: Leveraging Digital Transformation to Power Post-Pandemic Economic Recovery

  1. Timor-Leste: Addressing Public Financial Management Challenges for Pandemic Recovery

  1. Malaysia: Strengthening the Health System for Economic Recovery

This report is attached below: