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Asian Development Lender examines poverty.

All rights reserved.. Asian Development Lender examines poverty, hunger in Asia A written report released by the Asian Development Bank Wednesday examines the way the global economic crisis is exacerbating poverty and hunger in parts of Asia, the Associated Press/Forbes writes. While the region has succeeded during the last 15 years in cutting the number of those who are poor ‘in one in two to around one in four,’ the report found that in ’19 Asian economies, including the most populous China and India, a lot more than 10 % of people live on significantly less than $1.25 a day and more than 10 % are malnourished,’ the news headlines service writes.