NDB at The Boao Forum for Asia 2017


Boao, 25 March 2017
New Development Bank Vice President, Chief Financial Officer Mr. Leslie Maasdorp visited Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2017. Mr. Maasdorp delivered a speech at the session “Austerity or Growth: It Depends”. Panelists of the session guided by Financial Times Chief Correspondent Henny Sender as the moderator raised important questions of long-term sustainable growth of emerging economies, balancing art in crisis situations, debt and deficit management and many more.

Photo: Boao Forum for Asia Secretariat

Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) is a nongovernmental and nonprofit international organization with a fixed conference date and a fixed domicile. It is a high-end platform for dialogs among leaders of national governments, industrial and business circles, and academic circles of countries in Asia and other continents about the important issues in Asia and even the whole world. BFA is dedicated to promoting Asian countries to achieve common development through further integration of regional economy. Through its working network with the political, business, and academic circles, BFA will serve the ever-growing economic cooperation among its members and between its members and other entities.