APEC 2017: New jobs needed in automated world World

APEC 2017: New jobs needed in automated world

The APEC economies should create conditions for people who lose jobs due to automated manufacturing to move to other areas where they will work at their homes or on e-commerce platforms, said Victoria Kwakwa, Vice President of the World Bank.
APEC 2017: Vietnam’s improved business climate lauded Business

APEC 2017: Vietnam’s improved business climate lauded

Representatives from a number of international organisations applauded Vietnam’s improved business climate and competitiveness at the Vietnam Business Summit that took place in central Da Nang city on November 7 within the framework of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Week 2017.
Vietnam highly values WB support: Prime Minister Business

Vietnam highly values WB support: Prime Minister

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc had a meeting with World Bank (WB) Vice President for East Asia and Pacific Victoria Kwakwa on November 7 on the sidelines of the ongoing APEC Economic Leaders’ Week in the central city of Da Nang.
Japan proposes currency swap deal to ASEAN ASEAN

Japan proposes currency swap deal to ASEAN

Japan on May 5 proposed a new type bilateral currency swap agreement, worth 40 billion USD, to the ASEAN to tackle short-time liquidity difficulties during crisis time, Kyodo News Agency reported.
PM welcomes new WB Country Director in Vietnam Politics

PM welcomes new WB Country Director in Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc congratulated Ousmane Dione on his appointment as new Country Director for the World Bank (WB) in Vietnam at a reception at the Government’s headquarters on October 4.
Vietnam discusses IDA “graduation” with WB Politics

Vietnam discusses IDA “graduation” with WB

Vietnam’s Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung discussed with WB senior officials the preparations for Vietnam’s “graduation” from IDA capital sources during his visit to the US.