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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.

Vietnam economy hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic: WB

Vietnam economy hit hard by COVID-19 pandemic: WB

VOV.VN - Vietnam has been hit hard by the current novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), but it will show signs of recovery in the post-coronavirus period, according to the World Bank in its Vietnam Macro Monitoring report for May.

Vietnam ninth highest remittance recipient

Vietnam ninth highest remittance recipient

Vietnamese workers living abroad sent home US$17 billion last year, making Vietnam the world's ninth biggest remittance beneficiary, a World Bank report says.

Vietnam economy resilient to global COVID-19 crisis: World Bank

Vietnam economy resilient to global COVID-19 crisis: World Bank

VOV.VN - While Vietnam is significantly exposed to the COVID-19 outbreak and the ongoing turbulence in the global financial markets, its economy remains resilient to external shocks in the first few months of 2020, the World Bank has said.

Investors show growing appetite for LNG power projects

Investors show growing appetite for LNG power projects

A slew of sizeable liquefied natural gas-fired power projects have been in the development pipeline in the past year as a way to replenish national power sources as Vietnam turns on a greener growth path.