Can Tho seeks more WB loans for climate change response

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

Authorities of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho have proposed the World Bank provide more credit loans for the locality to implement an ongoing project on upgrading urban infrastructure to adapt to climate change.

Keywords: 

US warns Ebola could become next AIDS amid fears for Spanish nurse

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago 2 related news

US warns Ebola could become next AIDS amid fears for Spanish nurse

A top US health official urged swift action Thursday to prevent the deadly Ebola virus from becoming the next AIDS epidemic, while a Spanish nurse was at "serious risk" of dying.

Keywords: 

Finance chiefs meet under cloud of Euro-stagnation, Ebola

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

Stagnation in the eurozone, geopolitical crises, and a menacing health disaster in West Africa confront the world's leading finance officials as they meet in Washington beginning on Thursday.

Keywords: 

US$524 million for HCMC Environmental Hygiene Project

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

US$524 million for HCMC Environmental Hygiene Project

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee on October 7 approved the second phase of the Environmental Hygiene Project at total investment capital of about US$524 million.

Keywords: 

Hanoi hosts Global Environment Facility dialogue

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 3 week(s) ago 1 related news

Hanoi hosts Global Environment Facility dialogue

(VOV) - The Global Environment Facility (GEF) held a national dialogue in Hanoi on October 7 bringing together a diverse group of stakeholders from Government ministries and agencies, non-governmental organizations, academic and research institutions, as well as international donors.

Keywords: 

GEF national dialogue held in Hanoi

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago 1 related news

GEF national dialogue held in Hanoi

The Global Environmental Facility (GEF) in Vietnam held a national dialogue in Hanoi on October 7, with the aim of developing programmes and activities for the 2014-2018 period that marks the GEF’s 6th cycle (GEF-6).

Keywords: 

World Bank expects 5.4pct growth in Vietnam this year

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

World Bank expects 5.4pct growth in Vietnam this year

The World Bank forecasted Vietnam’s economic growth to flatten at 5.4 percent this year before picking up slightly next year, warning that long-term growth potential is hampered by “structural problems.”

Keywords: 

WB predicts continued growth for Cambodia

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

Cambodia will see its economy expand by 7.2 percent in 2014 and 7.5 percent in the next year, the World Bank said in its latest economic report.

Keywords: 

WB forecasts VN’s growth of 5.4 percent in 2014

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 3 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s gross domestic product (GDP) has picked up 5.4 percent in 2014, said World Bank (WB) in its East Asia Economic Update launched on October 6

Keywords: 

World Bank cuts forecast for Vietnam's economic growth

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

World Bank cuts forecast for Vietnam's economic growth

Sandeep Mahajan, head economist at the World Bank Office in Vietnam, said that economic growth would likely be only 5.4% this year, missing the government's target of 5.8%.

Keywords: 

World Bank's East Asian-Pacific economic update released

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 3 week(s) ago

Developing countries in the East Asian-Pacific region will experience slightly slower rates of economic growth this year, according to the East Asian- Pacific economic update published by the World Bank (WB) in Singapore on October 6.

Keywords: 

World Bank trims China, East Asia 2014-2016 growth forecasts

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 3 week(s) ago

World Bank trims China, East Asia 2014-2016 growth forecasts

The World Bank cut its 2014-2016 growth forecasts for developing East Asia and China, and cautioned of capital-flight risks to Indonesia while growth in China is seen slowing due to policy measures aimed at putting the economy on a more sustainable footing.

Keywords: 

Help to tackle climate change

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 3 week(s) ago

Since 2009, Viet Nam has received nearly US$1 billion in official development assistance (ODA) as well as technical assistance from international donors to cope with climate change.

Keywords: 

GDC’s customs-clearance estimate conflicts with World Bank figure

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 week(s) ago

GDC’s customs-clearance estimate conflicts with World Bank figure

VietNamNet Bridge – An average of 115 hours for imports and 11 hours for exports is needed to clear customs, according to a report from the General Department of Customs (GDC) on the customs clearance reform program.

Keywords: 

Khanh Hoa vows to implement environmental programme

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 month(s) ago

The central coastal province of Khanh Hoa pledged to ensure the effective operation of its new environmental facilities, which are currently still under construction with support from the World Bank, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Le Duc Vinh said.

Keywords: 

Top page