The Asian Development Assistance Board (ADAB) is a non-commercial, non-profit-making, industrial development aid foundation (World Bank Group), assisting corporate and private foreign investments in China. The ADAB works closely with the various Chinese government authorities, ensuring a troublefree and seamless establishment of foreign corporations in China. It may also provide for external funding from the World Bank, Asian Development Bank and various national government's sources and subsidies. Finally, the ADAB provides general and very specific advice and active guidance/assistance on all economic, social, legal, political and labour matters in the People's Republic of China.