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Stephen P. Groff

Hanoi Forum 2018 focuses on climate change response

Society

Hanoi Forum 2018 focuses on climate change response

The Hanoi Forum 2018 opened on November 9, drawing nearly 500 delegates, made up of former and incumbent state leaders, heads of business groups and international organisations, as well as domestic and foreign scholars and scientists.

ADB helps Myanmar fight AIDS

World

ADB helps Myanmar fight AIDS

The Asia Development Bank has unveiled a new 1 million USD project to assist Myanmar in the fight against AIDS, on the occasion of the World AIDS Day (December 5).

ADB provides loan to power sector

Business

ADB provides loan to power sector

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has provided loans worth almost 121 million USD as part of Vietnam ’s 730 million USD electricity transmission network programme.

ADB pledges to assist in poverty elimination

Business

ADB pledges to assist in poverty elimination

The three pillars of reform identified by the Vietnamese Government are certainly appropriate, and if successful, they will put Vietnam on a path to sustainable economic growth.

Vice President of the Asian Development Bank in East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific, Stephen P. Groff made this remark in an interview granted to Vietnam News Agency in Hanoi on Feb. 9.

Groff said that the restructuring of state-owned enterprises and the financial sector requires carefully designed roadmaps that are implemented in a sequenced manner over time, as well as sustained and unwavering political commitment to reforms during and beyond 2012.