May 22, 2023 | 09:00
The recent report of the World Bank (WB) on Vietnam said that the economy was facing external headwinds as weakening external demand continues to weigh on exports, translating into weakening industrial production.
August 25, 2021 | 21:01
The Japan Social Development Fund provided a grant of $2.75 million to strengthen the preparedness and response to COVID-19 at the grassroots level in Vietnam.
March 31, 2020 | 19:00
While Vietnam remains significantly exposed to the COVID-19 outbreak and the ongoing turbulence in the global financial markets, its economy stays resilient to external shocks in the first few months of 2020, according to the World Bank (WB).
December 11, 2019 | 15:09
VEPG returned with the third high-level meeting on key policy development processes and activities to boost the development of the Vietnamese energy sector.
November 12, 2019 | 09:00
National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on November 21 appreciated the World Bank (WB)’s comprehensive cooperation with Vietnam and its contributions to the country’s development in recent times.
September 13, 2019 | 10:56
The World Bank (WB) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have called for solid steps to handle undernutrition among Vietnamese children, and reaffirmed their strong commitments to work with the Government in this issue as the country is building its socio-economic development strategy for 2021-2030.
July 01, 2019 | 09:20
The EU – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to be signed on June 30 in Hanoi will bring both opportunities and challenges to Vietnam, so domestic enterprises should be really prepared to take full advantages of benefits from the deal, said Sebastian Eckardt, lead economist of the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam.
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.
April 27, 2019 | 14:17
Speaking at the meeting with the World Bank’s (WB) Vice President for Infrastructure Makhtar Diop, which took place on February 21st, 2019, Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung emphasized that the WB is a crucial partner and has many contri
March 25, 2019 | 08:00
In order to enhance competitiveness and transparency, two major lenders have begun using the Vietnam National E-Procurement System to bid online for construction and goods supply contracts for their projects.
October 05, 2018 | 11:49
Vietnam’s economy continues to perform well, propelled by the sustained global recovery and continued domestic reforms, according to a new World Bank (WB) report.
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.
June 25, 2018 | 21:14
The World Bank has approved $80 million in loan to enhance the quality of key urban infrastructure in Thai Nguyen city, the capital of northern Thai Nguyen province.
June 24, 2018 | 01:05
The Renewable Energy Development Project (REDP) worth US$204 million has helped Vietnamese enterprises develop renewable energy projects and state agencies improve policies and overcome difficulties in mobilizing funds for renewable energy development.
June 16, 2018 | 01:43
Vietnam’s economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product (GDP) expected to expand by 6.8 per cent this year, said the World Bank (WB) in its latest economic update for Vietnam.