09:26 | 30/09/2021
The World Bank and partners on Sep. 29 launched a project aiming to reduce economic and health vulnerability of older persons in Vietnam, under a US$ 2.75-million grant, funded by the Government of Japan and administered by the World Bank.
12:42 | 23/07/2021
In their latest forecast, the International Monetary Fund and the Asian Development Bank said Vietnam is on track to outpace both Malaysia and Singapore this year.
08:16 | 29/06/2021
Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh suggested the World Bank provide support and recommendations for Viet Nam to finalize and realize its new green growth strategy. The World Bank (WB) expresses the agreement of supports and actively contributes to Vietnam’s socio-economic development.
08:20 | 18/05/2021
Vietnam's industrial production continued its strong growth momentum in April, increasing by 1.1% compared to March, 24.1% higher than the same period in 2020.
08:30 | 16/05/2021
Vietnamese living abroad sent home 17.2 billion USD worth of remittances in 2020, a year-on-year increase of 3 percent, making the country the third-largest remittance recipient in the East Asia and Pacific region.
08:14 | 17/03/2021
The rapid suppression of the new COVID-19 outbreak in late January 2021 has helped maintain Vietnam’s positive outlook for economic recovery this year, the World Bank (WB) has said.
08:36 | 13/03/2021
Around 87 percent of Vietnamese enterprises have been affected by COVID-19, while the remainders said they have seen no impact from the pandemic.
08:03 | 10/03/2021
On March 8, the World Bank and Vietnam signed a US$11,3 million grant agreement to support Vietnam’s energy efficient investments.
14:02 | 19/01/2021
World Bank (WB) stressed Vietnam’s economic growth again citing its impressive growth rate in the late 2020 period.
19:21 | 23/12/2020
The Vietnamese economy is predicted to expand around 6.8 percent next year and, thereafter, stabilize at 6.5%, according to the latest World Bank’s economic update for Vietnam “Taking Stock” released on December 21.
08:07 | 20/09/2020
With an above average score, Vietnam has climbed to the 38th position among 174 economies in the 2020 Human Capital Index.
06:25 | 06/08/2020
A recent report of the World Bank showed that Vietnamese economy has a positive future and affirmed that its economic growth will rapidly recover as long as Vietnam is in control of the pandemic.
13:43 | 04/08/2020
The World Bank has recently forecasted Vietnam's economic growth. World Bank said Vietnam's economic growth will rank 5th in the world.
06:57 | 02/08/2020
The Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance announced on July 31 that it would supply 5.15 million USD for six developing nations, including Vietnam, to support projects ranging from establishing green growth and digital infrastructure to improved COVID-19 response.
14:17 | 31/07/2020
The World Bank helps to strengthen Vietnam’s COVID-19 surveillance and testing capacities, research capacity for COVID-19 vaccines and test kits, and communications about the pandemic.
17:04 | 02/07/2020
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved to finance for two projects worth a total of US$422 million to help build a climate-resilient city in the Mekong Delta and enhance the quality of Vietnam’s three national universities.
06:34 | 25/06/2020
Australian Ambassador to Vietnam, Robyn Mudie on June 24 met with Ousmane Dione, World Bank Country Director for Vietnam, to finalise an additional AUD 5 million (USD 3.4 million) contribution to support Vietnam respond to the impacts of COVID-19.
06:32 | 10/06/2020
The Covid-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown measures have thrown the world economy in turmoil. Even as countries are reopening, the World Bank predicts this year, the globe will have its deepest global recession in 80 years.
17:50 | 06/06/2020
The World Bank in Vietnam announced on June 6 that the Bank had approved an 84.4 million USD credit to support Vietnam to promote climate-resilient landscapes, green transport and energy systems.
11:29 | 05/06/2020
In its latest update released on June 3, the World Bank (WB) said Vietnam’s economy has gradually bounced back since social distancing measures were eased. However, the economy has not completely recovered yet.
Vietnam News Today (October 21): Vietnam confirms 3,635 new local Covid-19 cases; Ministries asked to facilitate exit, entry by Vietnamese, foreigners; Winter monsoon to hit northern Vietnam; Vietnam Airlines plans to operate nearly 40 domestic routes.
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