vpbank and ifc to offer 150 million to coffee exporters

VPBank and IFC to offer $150 million to coffee exporters

A major Vietnamese bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have collaborated to provide $150 million in supply chain financing for coffee-exporting companies in Vietnam.
ifc ties up with welcome financial group in non performing loans

IFC ties up with Welcome Financial Group in non-performing loans

On June 27, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced a partnership with Welcome Financial Group to resolve non-performing loans and enable increased access to finance in Vietnam.
ifc offers 150 million financing package to seabank

IFC offers $150 million financing package to SeABank

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is providing a financing package of $150 million to Southeast Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SeABank) to catalyse a viable blue finance market, foster green bonds and support smaller businesses in Vietnam.
ifc fully divests from abbank

IFC fully divests from ABBank

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has sold 84.8 million shares or an 8.2 per cent stake in ABBank, according to a planned divestment roadmap.
ifc considers 150 million investment in ocb

IFC considers $150 million investment in OCB

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, is considering investment of up to $150 million in Vietnam-based OCB.
increased local trade finance could boost annual trade by 55 billion

Increased local trade finance could boost annual trade by $55 billion

Improving access to affordable trade finance could increase imports and exports by up to 6 and 9 per cent respectively in Vietnam, according to a new report by the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and the World Trade Organization (WTO). This represents an annual increase in merchandise trade of $55 billion.
comprehensive approach will engage real estate

Comprehensive approach will engage real estate

Around the world, investment in real estate is competitive, and investors compete for capital from a variety of non-bank financial sources, including private funds, sovereign wealth funds, and international financial institutions such as the International Finance Corporation (IFC), real estate investment trusts, and hedge funds.
world bank to support ho chi minh city on carbon credits

World Bank to support Ho Chi Minh City on carbon credits

The opportunities and challenges presented by operating a carbon credit market in Ho Chi Minh City in line with the World Bank were the main talking points of a meeting on January 24 between Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City People's Committee Phan Van Mai and World Bank experts at an investment conference centred around green growth on January 24.
ifc proposes 60 million financing for vietnams kes group

IFC proposes $60 million financing for Vietnam's KES Group

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is proposing to invest up to $60 million in Vietnamese industrial wood panel producer KES Group.
ifc focuses on vietnams transition to low carbon model

IFC focuses on Vietnam’s transition to low-carbon model

To help boost the value and competitiveness of Vietnam’s agricultural sector, the IFC a member of the World Bank Group is supporting A An Food JSC to enhance its rice production quality and sustainability. This will raise income for farmers and mills along the company’s supply chain and reduce greenhouse-gas emissions in rice farming.
digital transformation is the way forward for agriculture

Digital transformation is the way forward for agriculture

Experts, government officials, industry leaders, and innovators from around the world gathered in Hanoi on November 9 for a crucial event to explore how digital tools can transform Vietnam's agricultural sector, making it more competitive, sustainable, and climate-resilient.
forum discusses impact of climate change

Forum discusses impact of climate change

The 2023 Vietnam Climate Forum took place in Hanoi on September 21. The event was co-organised by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) in partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC).
vietnams first local currency sustainability linked bonds aim to boost economy

Vietnam’s first local currency sustainability-linked bonds aim to boost economy

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is investing around $150 million in local currency sustainability-linked bonds (SLBs) to be issued by BIM Land JSC and its subsidiary Thanh Xuan JSC.
ifc helped smes farmers and women in business in fy2023

IFC helped SMEs, farmers, and women in business in FY2023

Despite the recent economic challenges, climate projects, smaller businesses, women, and farmers in the Asia-Pacific region have benefited from record amounts of funding from International Finance Corporation (IFC), with Vietnam among the top five countries for long-term investment in the region.
ifc launches greenhouse gas emissions inventory and reporting manual

IFC launches greenhouse gas emissions inventory and reporting manual

Companies in Vietnam will find it easier to log and report their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions thanks to the manual published by the International Finance Corporation (IFC).