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Climate change will pare in S-E Asian GDP by up to 11%: ADB

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 05:50
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ADB's new study shows that "reducing emissions and stabilising the climate will produce benefits and avoid losses for South-east Asia".

Tokyo

ECONOMIC losses from the impact of climate change in South-east Asia could reduce the region's gross domestic product (GDP) by up to 11 per cent by the year 2100, according to a new Asian Development Bank (ADB) study released on Monday.

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