Corporate bonds draw individual investors because of high interest rates

Corporate bonds draw individual investors because of high interest rates

The Ministry of Finance coordinated with the World Bank (WB) and the Vietnam Bond Market Association to hold a seminar to announce the annual report of the Vietnam bond market in 2019 and dialogue on solutions to develop the corporate bond market on November 9 in Ho Chi Minh City.
Jacques Morisset, World Bank Lead Economist and Programme Leader for Vietnam (Photo: VNA)

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam has been always very good at taking advantage of crisis to accelerate reforms and move faster and grow better, Jacques Morisset, World Bank Lead Economist and Programme Leader for Vietnam, has said.
At the signing ceremony (Photo: congthuong.vn)

WB, Phu Yen form partnership for strategic engagements

The World Bank (WB) in Vietnam and the People’s Committee of south-central Phu Yen province have signed a Memorandum of Understanding establishing a partnership for strategic engagements.
Thai Nguyen City (Photo: VNA)

WB supports improved transport, sanitation, preschool facilities in Thai Nguyen

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors yesterday approved an International Development Association (IDA) Credit in the amount of US$80 million to improve the quality of key urban infrastructure, including transport connectivity, drainage and sewer systems, public spaces and preschools in the northern province of Thai Nguyen.
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WB: Vietnam’s economy improves further

Vietnam’s economy is forecast to continue improving, with gross domestic product (GDP) to expand by 6.8 percent this year, said the World Bank (WB) in its latest economic update for Vietnam.
At the meetign to release the report

Vietnam continues to reduce poverty rate: WB

Poverty in Vietnam continues to falling, particularly amongst ethnic minorities, who saw their rate of poverty decline significantly by 13 percentage points, the largest decline in the past decade, says a new World Bank report released yesterday.

WB helps installation of five solar measurement stations

WB helps installation of five solar measurement stations

The World Bank and the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) have launched a campaign to promote the deployment of renewable energy in the country, with the installation of five solar measurement stations across the country.