Jayant Menon, lead economist of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), has highlighted the role of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) in liberalising the world trade system.
The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved US$170 million in loans to help the Government of Vietnam upgrade urban infrastructure and address climate change, benefiting about 116,000 households in Hue, Vinh Yen, and Ha Giang.
This year, Vietnam may see the lowest state budget deficit in the past decade, reflecting the government’s sturdy solutions for managing the nation’s coffers.
Fifteen teams from eight countries, including two Vietnamese teams, have been selected to present their smart city building solutions at the Demo Day of the Global Smart City Innovation Challenge for Vietnam (SCIC) competition in November.
The 24th APEC Finance Ministers’ Meeting – the most important event of the APEC Finance Ministers Process - closed in Hoi An ancient city in the central province of Quang Nam on October 21 after issuing a joint ministerial statement.
Finance officials from 21 APEC member economies gathered in the central province of Quang Nam’s Hoi An ancient city on October 19 to draft the Joint Ministerial Statement.
The Vietnam Asset Management Company has decided to hike its reference interest rate on bad debts to 9.9% from the fourth quarter, up from 9.7%.
Despite a continued downturn in the mining sector, nine-month figures show Vietnam’s economy is on a good growth trajectory.
Nguyen Van Phuong, Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of Thua Thien-Hue, received a working group from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) on October 3, during which he pledged that the province will create optimal conditions for a ADB-funded sustainable urban development project.
International organisations and development partners committed to supporting Vietnam in implementing projects that make the Mekong Delta more resilient to climate change impacts.
The Vietnamese Government is committed to strongly supporting the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Economic Cooperation Programme initiative, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.
Countries in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) should enhance their economic and infrastructure connectivity to promote economic development in the sub-region, Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Dang Huy Dong said at a forum on September 19.
VOV.VN - Vietnam always regards the Asian Development Bank (ADB) as one of the leading sponsors with significant contributions to the country's socio-economic development, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a September 19 reception in Hanoi for ADB Vice President Stephen Groff.
Experiencing large-scale urbanization and with a positive economic outlook, the demand for infrastructure in Vietnam has intensified.
The Second Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS) Agriculture Ministers’ Meeting (AMM-2) kicked off in Siem Reap, Cambodia on September 6.
Tien Phong Commercial Joint-Stock Bank (TPBank) has received US$45 million from the Asian Development Bank (ADB)’s Trade Finance Programme (TFP), bringing the total to US$75 million.
VOV.VN - The Asian Development Bank signed an agreement today (July 18) with the central coastal city of Danang to provide consulting services regarding the construction of a municipal solid waste site.
VOV.VN- Vietnam is among the globe’s top 10 countries most negatively affected by climate change and extreme weather events, said the Asian Development Bank in a report released on July 13.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc will chair the Vietnam Private Sector Forum (VPSF) 2017 scheduled to take place in Hanoi at the end of next month.
An Binh Joint-Stock Bank (ABBANK) on May 24 officially signed an agreement with the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) on joining the Trade Finance Programme (TFP) – one of prominent programmes enabling Vietnamese enterprises to increase competitiveness and get more opportunities to promote economy.