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ASEAN Community and integration targets

ASEAN Community and integration targets

VOV.VN - ASEAN has agreed to conclude negotiations for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) at the end of this year and reinforce internal consensus before negotiations with other partners.

PM calls for more non-refundable aid from World Bank

PM calls for more non-refundable aid from World Bank

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has proposed the World Bank (WB) to continue its non-refundable aid for Vietnam in institutional reform, legal framework improvement and economic restructuring.

PM calls for more financial, technical support from WB, ADB

PM calls for more financial, technical support from WB, ADB

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the World Bank (WB) to continue its financial and technical support for Vietnam during his meeting with the WB’s Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Victoria Kwakwa in Da Nang on June 27.

NA Chairwoman appreciates WB-funded programs, projects

NA Chairwoman appreciates WB-funded programs, projects

VOV.VN -The programs and projects funded by the World Bank (WB) are in accordance with the Vietnamese Party and State’s orientations in the new period, which has helped Vietnam to implement its socio-economic development plans towards deeper integration into the world economy.

HCM City seeks WB’s assistance in many aspects

HCM City seeks WB’s assistance in many aspects

A high-ranking delegation of Ho Chi Minh City had a working session with leaders of the World Bank (WB) in Washington DC, the US, on December 15, seeking for the institution’s support in many fields.

APEC 2017: New jobs needed in automated world

APEC 2017: New jobs needed in automated world

The APEC economies should create conditions for people who lose jobs due to automated manufacturing to move to other areas where they will work at their homes or on e-commerce platforms, said Victoria Kwakwa, Vice President of the World Bank.

Vietnam highly values WB support: Prime Minister

Vietnam highly values WB support: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with World Bank (WB) Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Victoria Kwakwa on November 7 on the sidelines of the ongoing APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in the central city of Da Nang.

Vietnam discusses IDA “graduation” with WB

Vietnam discusses IDA "graduation" with WB

Vietnam’s Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung discussed with WB senior officials the preparations for Vietnam’s “graduation” from IDA capital sources during his visit to the US beginning September 6.

Deputy Prime Minister welcomes WB Vice President

Deputy Prime Minister welcomes WB Vice President

World Bank (WB) Vice President for East Asia and the Pacific Victoria Kwakwa pledged to continue promoting the cooperation between the lender and Vietnam while meeting Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh in Hanoi on July 28.

Victoria Kwakwa awarded Friendship Order

Victoria Kwakwa awarded Friendship Order

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, on July 25, presented the Friendship Order to Victoria Kwakwa, Regional Vice President for East Asia and the Pacific of the World Bank (WB), who was the former WB Country Director in Vietnam.

Deputy PM meets with WB official

Deputy PM meets with WB official

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has met with Victoria Kwakwa, the World Bank’s new Regional Vice President for East Asia and Pacific in Hanoi to discuss financing.

Vietnam wants to receive more WB assistance

Vietnam wants to receive more WB assistance

VOV.VN - Vietnam hopes the World Bank (WB) will continue to help it cope with challenges, especially climate change adaptation, renewable energy development, education, healthcare, and youngsters’ startups.

Party chief bids farewell to WB’s Country Director

Party chief bids farewell to WB’s Country Director

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong praised Victoria Kwakwa’s attainments during her seven-year position as the World Bank’s Country Director for Vietnam at a farewell reception in Hanoi on June 30.

Mekong Delta should learn from weaknesses to grow further: PM

Mekong Delta should learn from weaknesses to grow further: PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked Mekong Delta localities to be aware of the region’s weaknesses, carry out appropriate measures to address difficulties and pursue sustainable agricultural restructuring to ensure locals’ stable livelihoods.

Opportunities of new-generation free trade agreement

Opportunities of new-generation free trade agreement

VOV.VN - A workshop entitled “Vietnam seizes the opportunities of new-generation free trade agreement” was held by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) and the World Bank (WB) on June 15 in Hanoi.