Vietnamese farmers on a corn field (Illustrative image - Source: VNA)

WB aids poverty alleviation program for ethnic groups

The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank (WB) on June 29 has approved a preferential credit package worth $153 million for Vietnam’s national program on poverty reduction and rural development.
Illustrative photo

$315 mln approved to improve Vietnam transport infrastructure

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors May 6 approved US$315 million in financing to improve water transport infrastructure in northern Vietnam, and sanitation and transport services in coastal cities in central Vietnam.