In terms of lending, there has been limited lending from international banks given the bankability challenges in relation to the PPA for renewable projects. Existing lenders to renewable projects include Vietnam Bank for Agriculture and Rural (Agribank); Asian Development Bank (ADB); EKF, the Danish Export Credit Agency; Vietnam Development Bank (VDB); Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank); Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank); Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Commercial Bank (HDBank); Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment & Development of Vietnam (BIDV). … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s renewable energy: Key guidance to investors
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The benchmark index showed signs of its recent growth momentum slowing down this session, continuously fluctuating above and below the 1,000-point mark. However, buying pressure on the market’s blue chips in the final hour of trading helped the index post its s eight consecutive gaining session. … [Read more...] about VN-Index crosses 1,000-point threshold after long year
Vietnam has garnered international praise for its swift and effective response to the Covid-19 outbreak. Vietnam fought the pandemic early, closed its border to foreigners, and imposed social distancing measures on April 1. It lifted these measures on April 22, reopening its economy for business. A recent outbreak in Danang showed that Vietnam is not shy and imposed a lockdown on the city to get a grip on additional cases. … [Read more...] about How US investors’ positive sentiment towards Vietnam grows stronger?
The talks in Hanoi on September 30 between Vietnamese Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (second, right) and UK First Secretary of State and Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs Dominic Rabb (second, left) (Photo: VNA) … [Read more...] about Vietnam, UK issue joint declaration on strategic partnership
The expo is the biggest MICE travel fair of the year with many activities such as introducing MICE tourism in the ROK and connecting trade between tourism agencies of the two countries. The event attracts the participation of more than 200 the ROK’s agencies and MICE travel agencies, along with 23 major Vietnamese travel companies, is expected to be a meaningful activity to promote tourism activities and discover new prospects in cooperation between the two countries. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM NEWS NOVEMBER 27 (updated hourly)