Environment

RoK bank finances wastewater disposal project

The Ministry of Finance and the Export-Import Bank of the Republic of Korea (Korea Eximbank) signed a 23.117 million USD loan agreement on July 26 for a project to improve the system of wastewater disposal in the northern province of Hung Yen.
Society

WB helps Vietnam cope with climate change

The World Bank (WB) has approved a credit worth 70 million USD to help Vietnam enhance its institutional capacity in coping with climate change, it said on November 9.
Business

Vietnam, RoK enhance financial cooperation

Finance Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has made commitments to furthering financial cooperation between Vietnam and the Republic of Korea (RoK) during his meetings with senior RoK officials engaged in the field.
Society

Ministry, NGOs ink climate MoU

The first memorandum of understanding on coping with climate change was signed on Nov. 18 between the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Vietnamese Non-governmental Organisations and Climate Change (VNGO&CC) and the Climate Change Working Group (CCWG).
Business

Deal signed for Mong Duong power plant

The US-invested developer of the 2.1-billion USD Mong Duong 2 Thermal Power Plant in the northern province of Quang Ninh on July 21 signed an adjusted build-operate-transfer (BOT) contract with the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Business

RoK bank funds solar power project

The Export-Import Bank of the Republic of Korea (Korea Eximbank) has approved a 12 million USD loan for a solar power generation project in the central province of Quang Binh.
Eximbank opens Hanoi representative office Business

Eximbank opens Hanoi representative office

The Export-Import Bank of the Republic of Korea (Korea Eximbank) on May 4 opened a representative office in Hanoi , the second of its kind in Vietnam following another in Ho Chi Minh City .