Asian Development Outlook (ADO) 2006, a flagship economic forecasting publication of Asian Development Bank (ADB), will be launched April 6.
ADB's Chief Economist Dr. Ifzal Ali will address related issues and others at the launch of the publication at Hong Kong, according to ADB the website.
ADO includes comprehensive economic analysis of and forecasts for more than 40 economies in developing Asia and the Pacific.
ADO also examines aggregate trends and medium-term prospects by subregion - East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Central Asia, and the Pacific - in the context of global economic movements.
ADO 2006 includes a special chapter on the future of trade in Asia on how should developing Asia position itself to maximise the future benefits of trade?