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IFC supports exports of high quality fruits

IFC supports exports of high quality fruits

The IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to support efforts to expand export markets for Vietnam's high quality fruits.

IFC raises trade finance limits to support firms amid COVID-19

IFC raises trade finance limits to support firms amid COVID-19

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced it has increased trade finance limits for Vietnamese banks to improve their capacity to cover payment risks in granting trade financing to local companies affected by the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

IFC investor group no longer VietinBank’s major shareholder

IFC investor group no longer VietinBank’s major shareholder

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) investor group is now no longer a major shareholder of the Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank), after selling more than 55.7 million shares of the bank.

Agri-trade to blossom through EVFTA

Agri-trade to blossom through EVFTA

Agricultural businesses are amplifying investment to make use of opportunities provided by the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, which promises to increase Vietnam’s export of agricultural products.

Deputy PM Hue urges IFC to buy stakes in major commercial banks

Deputy PM Hue urges IFC to buy stakes in major commercial banks

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has suggested that the International Financial Corporation (IFC) buy stakes in Vietnam’s major commercial banks when meeting with the IFC Chief Operating Officer Stephanie von Friedeburg in Hanoi on November 7.

IFC, ADB pledge to continue support for Vietnam

IFC, ADB pledge to continue support for Vietnam

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) pledged to provide further support for Vietnam while meeting with Politburo member and Chairman of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh in Hanoi on November 7.

BIM Land to get 87.5 million USD loan from IFC

BIM Land to get 87.5 million USD loan from IFC

The BIM Land Joint Stock Company, a property developer under the BIM Group, has reached a deal with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, for an 87.5 million USD loan to develop tourism infrastructure in Vietnam and Laos.

Firms benefit from programme on efficient use of resources

Firms benefit from programme on efficient use of resources

The Vietnam Improvement Program has helped 82 garment-textile and footwear factories in Vietnam invest 37 million USD in efficient use of resources, thus saving 30 million USD per year, according to the International Finance Corporation (IFC).

Advancing eco-friendly products to Build For Life

Advancing eco-friendly products to Build For Life

Activity throughout the life cycle of materials, from mining, manufacturing, and transportation, to usage and disposal always has an impact on the environment. Exploitation can even destroy the ecosystem, pollute the environment, and consume energy and resources. Therefore, the exploitation of new resources needs to be limited.

Party official receives IFC, Google leaders

Party official receives IFC, Google leaders

Nguyen Van Binh, Politburo member and head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission, received CEO of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) Philippe Le Houérou, who is also Vice President of the World Bank, in Hanoi on August 15.

Government leader lauds Vietnam-IFC cooperation

Government leader lauds Vietnam-IFC cooperation

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed the cooperation between Vietnam and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in terms of financial funding and advice on macroeconomic and financial policies while receiving Philippe Le Houerou, CEO of the IFC – a member of the World Bank (WB) Group, in Hanoi on August 15.

HCM City hopes for greater help from IFC in smart urban development

HCM City hopes for greater help from IFC in smart urban development

VOV.VN - Ho Chi Minh City wishes for further coordination with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) in coping with challenges in urban transport, infrastructure construction and waste treatment so as to ensure sustainable development and improve locals’ living standards.