Tags: infrastructure development

Int’l investment in HCM City at all time high

Int’l investment in HCM City at all time high

(VOV) - HCM City officials has announced that total investment from international sources in its 15 industrial and processing zones surged to US$244 million during the first quarter of 2014.

Canadian businesses seek to invest in Vietnam

The Vietnamese Government is willing to create favourable conditions for foreign investors, including those from Canada, to operate successfully in Vietnam , Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has said.

Vietnam appreciates WB assistance

Vietnam appreciates WB assistance

(VOV) - The government of Vietnam considers the World Bank a trusted partner in the development process, providing not only resources but also policy consulting.

Party chief asks Lai Chau to maintain growth rate

Party chief asks Lai Chau to maintain growth rate

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has asked the northern mountainous northern province of Lai Chau to maintain its growth rate and prioritise infrastructure development, especially transport.

Denmark commits US$57 million in ODA

Denmark commits US$57 million in ODA

(VOV) - Denmark will provide Vietnam with US$57 million in official development assistance (ODA) in 2013. Danish Ambassador John Nielsen announced the allocation on December 7.

Improving ODA efficiency

Improving ODA efficiency

(VOV) - The disbursement of official development assistance (ODA) has increased significantly in the past ten months, providing fresh impetus for national economic development.

Climate change may lower Vietnam’s economic growth

Climate change may lower Vietnam’s economic growth

Natural disasters and rising sea levels caused by climate change will make a negative impact on Vietnam’s GDP growth rate, which is predicted to decline 2.5 percent in the 2046-2050 period to 5.23-5.39 percent annually.