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Finance Minister: Loans should be concentrated on key projects

Finance Minister: Loans should be concentrated on key projects

Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung pointed out shortcomings in public debt management and put forth solutions to overcome in the coming time while answering questions raised by lawmakers at the fourth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on November 16.

APEC 2017: NZ vows to maintain ODA provision for Vietnam

APEC 2017: NZ vows to maintain ODA provision for Vietnam

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern pledged to maintain the provision of official assistance development (ODA) and scholars for Vietnam during a meeting with her Vietnamese counterpart, Nguyen Xuan Phuc, in Da Nang city on November 10.

ROK to provide US$1.5 billion ODA for Vietnam in 2016-2020

ROK to provide US$1.5 billion ODA for Vietnam in 2016-2020

VOV.VN - On behalf of their two governments, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung, and the Republic of Korea Ambassador to Vietnam Lee Hyuk, signed a framework arrangement concerning loans from the Economic Development Co-operation Fund (EDCF) for 2016-2020.

Japanese film to recall Can Tho bridge accident

Japanese film to recall Can Tho bridge accident

Japanese filmmakers will produce a movie about a love story between a Vietnamese girl and a Japanese engineer, both worked for the Can Tho bridge construction project, heard a press briefing on November 4.

Can Tho city woos Japanese investors

Can Tho city woos Japanese investors

Japan Desk, which serves as a bridge between Japanese businesses in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho and local authorities, made its debut at the 59th Asia Business Conference in the city on November 4.

Tien Sa Port gets fund to expand

Tien Sa Port gets fund to expand

The central Danang city’s Investment and Development Fund has agreed to provide a US$7.9 million loan to the Danang Port joint-stock company to upgrade and expand the Tien Sa Port.

Vietnam, RoK review one-year economic cooperation

Vietnam, RoK review one-year economic cooperation

The 16th session of the Joint Economic Committee between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea convened in Seoul on October 24, reviewing outcomes of bilateral cooperation over the past year and set out new tasks.

JICA official: Payment delay – barrier to ODA-funded projects

JICA official: Payment delay – barrier to ODA-funded projects

Payment and site clearance delay are major barriers to official development assistance (ODA)-funded projects in Vietnam, chief representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Vietnam Fujita Yasuo told a press conference in Hanoi on October 18.

Vietnam proud of being responsible UN member

Vietnam proud of being responsible UN member

VOV.VN - Over the past four decades, Vietnam has taken great pride in its membership to the UN. Despite its limited resources, the country has made all-out effort to make contributions to all three pillars- peace- security, development and human rights.

Hanoi resumes delayed projects

Hanoi resumes delayed projects

Hanoi will take over three delayed transport projects from the Ministry of Transport to speed up efforts in curbing traffic jams in the city.

Vietnam welcomes Japanese investment: PM

Vietnam welcomes Japanese investment: PM

Vietnam is committed to create favourable conditions for Japanese businesses to invest in the country, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stated while receiving Kanji Hayama, former President of the Japanese construction contractor Taisei Corp., in Hanoi on October 4.

Vietnam promotes fight against domestic violence

Vietnam promotes fight against domestic violence

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved the investment plan of a project to carry out policies and programmes to prevent and respond to gender-based violence, domestic violence and handle the issue of prostitution, using evidence and a human right-based approach.