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World Bank Hanoi office has new head

World Bank Hanoi office has new head

From July 1, Mme. Carolyn Turk will work at the World Bank (WB) Hanoi office as its country director in Vietnam, according to the office.

Can Tho, Switzerland strengthen multifaceted cooperation

Can Tho, Switzerland strengthen multifaceted cooperation

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho wishes to receive continued support from Switzerland and the World Bank in climate change response, urban development, and tourism-trade-service development, said a local official.

PM Phuc appreciates WB assistance to Vietnam

PM Phuc appreciates WB assistance to Vietnam

VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc expressed his appreciation for the World Bank’s great assistance to Vietnam over the years while receiving outgoing WB Country Director for Vietnam Ousmane Dione in Hanoi on June 22.

World Bank, Phu Yen enter into strategic partnership

World Bank, Phu Yen enter into strategic partnership

VOV.VN - The World Bank and the central coastal province of Phu Yen on June 12 signed a Memorandum of Understanding, establishing a partnership for strategic engagements during the 2020-25 period.

WB to continue supporting Vietnam on development path

WB to continue supporting Vietnam on development path

World Bank (WB) Country Director for Vietnam Ousmane Dione said the bank will continue supporting the Southeast Asian country on its development path at a meeting with Politburo member Nguyen Van Binh, head of the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission in Hanoi on June 10.

EVFTA could turn Vietnam into new destination for manufacturers: Nikkei

EVFTA could turn Vietnam into new destination for manufacturers: Nikkei

VOV.VN - Business publication Nikkei Asian Review of Japan has recently released an article, affirming the Vietnam National Assembly’s ratification of the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to transform Vietnam into a fresh investment destination for manufacturers looking for alternatives to China.

Vietnam sees a slight economic rebound, says World Bank

Vietnam sees a slight economic rebound, says World Bank

VOV.VN - After suffering from restrictive measures against COVID-19 in April, the Vietnamese economy is showing signs of recovering in May, with the index of industrial production (IPP) rising by 11% compared to the previous month.

WB: EVFTA could lift Vietnam’s exports by 12% by 2030

WB: EVFTA could lift Vietnam’s exports by 12% by 2030

The World Bank (WB) has predicted that the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) could help Vietnam’s GDP and exports grow 2.4% and 12%, respectively, by 2030, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has reported.

More administrative procedures to go online: Minister

More administrative procedures to go online: Minister

The Government of Vietnam wants the business community to provide feedback and input to help improve the National Public Service Portal, heard a conference held by the Prime Minister’s Council on Administrative Reform and the World Bank in Hanoi on May 19.