Japan, ADB Support Vietnam Microfinance Programs

The Asian Development Bank and Japan have committed to provide a USD1.5 million grant for the development of microfinance in Vietnam,

reports. The funds will also finance the training of key government officials on modern microfinance practices.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.