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ADB pledges to assist in poverty elimination

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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.

ASEAN, WB launch development report

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ASEAN, WB launch development report

ASEAN and the World Bank have jointly launched a report on conflict, security and development, saying conflict and insecurity affect development of millions worldwide, and capable and accountable institutions that can provide citizen security, justice and jobs are crucial to prevent violence.