The National Power Transmission Corporation will allocate about US$748 million for the national power transmission project, nearly 27 percent higher than last year’s level.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has adopted a financial mechanism for an investment programme on electricity transmission grid (the second phase) with loans from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the French Development Agency (AFD).
A number of prioritised areas in which Vietnam is calling for international assistance during the implementation of the national target programme on building new-style rural areas have been identified at a forum in Hanoi on May 14.
(VOV) - Diplomats and scholars reviewed 40 years of Vietnam-France ties and discussed measures of future cooperation at a workshop in Paris on April 11.
Economic experts gathered at a seminar in Hanoi on December 28 to discuss ways to implement investment projects in the form of Public-Private Partnerships (PPP).
(VOV) - The Aquitaine Regional Council’s Vice Chairwoman, Beatrice Veyssy led a delegation to visit northern Lao Cai province from November 14-17.
(VOV) -The World Bank on November 8 approved a credit of US$70 million for the second Vietnam Climate Change Development Policy Operation.
The French Development Agency will provide Vietnam with 25 million euros to help develop more vocational training schools in the country.
As many as 85 percent of urban population in six Mekong Delta localities have access to clean water thanks to a programme funded by the French Development Agency, according to the Steering Committee for the Southwest.
The French Development Agency (AFD) in Vietnam does not provide loans to make a profit but to promote efficient socio-economic development in central Quang Ngai province, stated its Director Jean Marc Gravellini on June 28.
Nearly 29,000 people have directly and indirectly benefited from the Final Workshop project funded by the French Development Agency (AFD) and the European Initiative for Democracy and Human Rights.
The French Development Agency (AFD) will continue to provide between EUR80-100 million in official development assistance (ODA) a year with low interest rates to help Vietnam implement water supply, environmental sanitation and infrastructure projects.
The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) will borrow more than US$2 billion from ODA sources and US$1 billion in commercial loans for its major power projects in 2012.
France has granted one million euro in non-refundable aid to help Vietnam develop sustainable micro-finance projects.
Can Tho and Danang cities will borrow loans worth EUR10 million each from the French Development Agency (AFD) to implement their development projects.