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IFC gives US$80 million credit package to VPBank

IFC gives US$80 million credit package to VPBank

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private equity arm of World Bank group, has sanctioned an additional US$80 million credit package to Vietnam Prosperity Bank (VPBank).

PM values WB’s role in Vietnam’s development

PM values WB’s role in Vietnam’s development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received World Bank (WB) CEO Kristalina I. Georgieva in Hanoi on March 23, valuing the WB’s role in Vietnam’s socio-economic development, especially in poverty elimination.

WB-funded project benefits central coastal provinces

WB-funded project benefits central coastal provinces

Dozens of thousands of farmers and fishermen in nine central coastal provinces have benefited from the Coastal Resources for Sustainable Development (CRSD) Project funded by the World Bank (WB) in the past years.

The personnel problem in tax reform

The personnel problem in tax reform

While the tax sector is endeavouring to reform itself in favour of enterprises and the public, recalcitrant tax officials remain a chokepoint to these efforts, which have yet to yield practical benefits for the business community.

Business community acknowledges progress in tax procedures reform

Business community acknowledges progress in tax procedures reform

The business community acknowledged progress in the tax sector’s administrative reform but urged more efforts in improving law quality, simplifying procedures, applying IT and cutting informal costs, according to a report released at a workshop in Hanoi on March 7.

IREX ready to ride sustainable surge

IREX ready to ride sustainable surge

IREX Energy Joint-Stock Company, Vietnam’s vanguard solar panel producer, has made great contributions to developing renewable energy in Vietnam.

Taxation body prepares for APEC meeting

Taxation body prepares for APEC meeting

The General Department of Taxation is holding a seminar on deploying an action plan for base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) in APEC on February 22.