June 08, 2020 | 22:23
Country Director of the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam Ousmane Dione has expressed his appreciation of the success Vietnam and Hanoi in particular had in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 21, 2020 | 09:00
As the old saying goes, “What does not break you makes you stronger.” This is so true for Vietnam, not only throughout its rich history but also in the current context.
May 05, 2020 | 14:00
Vietnam’s economy has been seriously hurt by the continuing coronavirus pandemic.
April 16, 2020 | 10:00
There is no time when speed matters more than when a pandemic strikes, and what is unfolding with the COVID-19 pandemic worldwide speaks volumes to this. First detected in China last December, the coronavirus has travelled to almost every country and territory around the world, infecting well over a million people and claiming tens of thousands of lives.
February 15, 2020 | 09:00
Amid the Fourth Industrial Revolution, Vietnam is boosting efforts and policy reforms to build up a digital economy. Ousmane Dione, country director for the World Bank in Vietnam, writes about the importance of such an economy to future growth.
September 04, 2019 | 09:11
Seventy-four years after Vietnam gained its independence, its economic scale has grown spectacularly. Now, the economy has been fuelled by new and more accurate calculations which can help its GDP increase significantly, better mirroring the country’s g
June 06, 2019 | 12:54
PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a reception for WB Country Director for Vietnam Ousmane Dione who presented the WB’s updated reports on Vietnam’s socio-economic performance on June 5 in Hanoi.
July 05, 2018 | 17:25
Vietnam’s economy can be re-defined by focusing on the effective exploitation of four megatrends affecting the country’s sustainable and competitive development.
March 19, 2018 | 22:38
The Ministry of Transport (MoT) and the World Bank (WB) are likely to jointly organise a workshop on public-private partnership (PPP) investment model in April.
March 15, 2018 | 23:30
Today's international conference celebrated Vietnam's improving business environment, but identified several key weaknesses to be addressed.