The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has helped Vietnamese garment-textile outsourcers save over 20 percent of water and energy consumption.
A delegation from the World Bank (WB) recently worked with Vietnamese partners to prepare for a project modernising the tax system in Vietnam, according to Deputy Finance Minister Do Hoang Anh Tuan.
Nearly 160,000 residents of eight Red River Delta provinces benefited from a programme for rural water supply and sanitation during the past four years.
The need to bring about some degree of parity between foreign-invested and domestic firms while fostering increased linkages was highlighted at the Vietnam Business Forum held on June 16 in Hanoi.
Many businesses have refused to join a clean production and energy efficiency project because they don’t find attractive enough incentives, experts said at a conference on June 15.
The bidding grievance handling mechanism needs to be renovated to ensure transparency and keep pace with the country’s rapid international integration, said Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Dao Quang Thu.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment and the World Bank Group co-organized an international workshop on “Economic Governance for a Facilitating State” in Hanoi on June 13.
VOV.VN - The Midterm Vietnam Business Forum 2017 (VBF 2017) is set to take place on June 16 at Sheraton Hotel in Hanoi, announced the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).
The midterm Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) 2017 between the Vietnamese Government and the business community will be held in Hanoi on June 16.
At least 2,100 families are going to be relocated and more than 8,000 others will also be affected by ground clearance for the first half of the planned north-south expressway connecting Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, the government said.
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.
The World Bank (WB) has approved a loan of 72.52 million USD for infrastructure projects in the central city of Da Nang from its International Development Association.
Experts from the World Bank have made four key recommendations to resolve Vietnam’s problem of non-performing loans (NPLs).
VOV.VN - The Board of Executive Directors on May 31 discussed and endorsed the World Bank Group’s (WBG) new Country Partnership Framework (CPF) with Vietnam.
The meeting of finance ministers from the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies in the framework of the APEC 2017 in Vietnam, will offer a good chance for central Quang Nam province to promote its image to domestic and international friends, a local offical has said.
International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has invested approximately US$10.2 million in PAN Farm JSC to support the expansion of its seed business, which is suitable for local weather conditions in the Mekong Delta and the south central coastal regions.
A World Bank-funded project has improved capacity of agricultural cooperatives in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang and helped change the farming practices of local farmers.
Climate change mitigation is the key topic of the second Proof of Concept (PoC) competition recently launched by the Vietnam Climate Innovation Centre (VCIC).
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on April 24 launched a project to ensure the safety of dams in Vietnam, which is funded by the Government of New Zealand.
The snail-paced equitisation of state-owned enterprises has irked both government leaders and investors.