“The question of arrangements for the Spring Meetings is one on which Bank and Fund have been coordinating with our respective Corporate Secretariats, which are our primary liaisons with shareholders. We anticipate a decision on the scale and scope of Spring Meetings will be made in the coming days.” … [Read more...] about IMF, World Bank consider ‘virtual’ Spring Meetings as virus spreads
Attracting more foreign investment remains a challenge as well. In 1997, FDI contributed 38 per cent to the city’s total investment capital, but that figure has dropped to 15 per cent for several reasons, including land issues, infrastructure and transportation development. … [Read more...] about City needs development policies as population surges
A blueprint of Long Thành Airport proposed to be built in Đồng Nai Province. Viet Nam News HCM CITY — The Government has instructed Đồng Nai Province to co-ordinate with relevant agencies to do a feasibility study for acquiring lands for the construction of Long Thành airport and paying their owners compensation. … [Read more...] about Govt tells Đồng Nai to do feasibility study for acquiring land for Long Thành airport
A male peacock on the rooftop of a house on Trần Quốc Thảo Street in HCM City. VNS Photo/Ngọc KhảiViet Nam News On Tuesday, residents on Trần Quốc Thảo Street in HCM City’s District 3 spotted a male peacock sitting behind a bush on the rooftop of an abandoned building. … [Read more...] about What was a peacock doing on a HCM City rooftop?
In a working session with vice chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Truong Quang Hoai Nam, JERA’s representative Shinsuke Nakayama said it now has a base depot in Viet Nam and is investing in a LNG warehouse and Ca Na LNG-fueled power complex with a total capacity of 6,000MW in the south central province of Ninh Thuan. … [Read more...] about Japanese firm hopes to supply LNG to thermal power plant in Can Tho City