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World Bank Group announces new strategy in Vietnam

World Bank Group announces new strategy in Vietnam

VOV.VN -The World Bank Group on September 22 announced the Vietnam Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for 2017- 2022 at a workshop in Dong Thap province in the presence of World Bank Country Director for Vietnam Ousmane Dione and representatives from 13 Mekong Delta provinces.

PM calls for WB’s continued capital mobilisation support

PM calls for WB’s continued capital mobilisation support

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on the World Bank (WB) to intensify its coordination and mobilisation of capital from international donors in order to develop suitable projects that meet Vietnam’s development investment demands.

Vietnam Social Security strengthens international cooperation

Vietnam Social Security strengthens international cooperation

The Vietnam Social Security (VSS) will step up bilateral and multilateral cooperation with international organisations and other countries between now and 2020 in order to assert its prestige and position, said VSS Deputy General Director Dao Viet Anh.

Vietnam seeks ways to engage more deeply in global value chains

Vietnam seeks ways to engage more deeply in global value chains

Vietnam has successfully integrated in several global value chains and can increase its added value by policy reforms and initiatives in the fields of transport, services, border procedures and regional integration, said Ousmane Dione, World Bank (WB) Country Director for Vietnam.

Vietnam, Netherlands PMs vow to deepen ties

Vietnam, Netherlands PMs vow to deepen ties

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte reiterated their determination to deepen the relationship between Vietnam and the Netherlands in a sustainable fashion during their talks in The Hague on July 10.

WB aids poverty alleviation programme for ethnic groups

WB aids poverty alleviation programme for ethnic groups

The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank (WB) on June 29 has approved a preferential credit package worth US$153 million for Vietnam’s national programme on poverty reduction and rural development.

WB helps Vietnam in trade facilitation, logistics development

WB helps Vietnam in trade facilitation, logistics development

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue had a working session with the World Bank (WB)’s Country Director in Vietnam Ousmane Dione, in Hanoi on June 26 to discuss trade facilitation, logistics development and on-stop-shop model.

WB stops funding water drainage project in HCM City

WB stops funding water drainage project in HCM City

The Ho Chi Minh City administration has agreed on the World Bank (WB)’s request for terminating a project on water drainage and pollution reduction of Tham Luong – Ben Cat – Rach Nuoc Len canal.

Vietnam seeks early childhood education

Vietnam seeks early childhood education

International and domestic delegates are discussing and identifying solutions to ensure a high-quality, comprehensive approach to early childhood care, education and development at a two-day conference launched in Hanoi on June 12.

Vietnam to miss 2017 growth target: WB

Vietnam to miss 2017 growth target: WB

The World Bank (WB) released its Global Economic Prospects report on June 4, forecasting a global 2017 economic growth rate of 2.7% and a Vietnamese growth rate of 6.3%, lower than the 6.7% goal set by the government.