JBIC Assures Vietnam of Continued Funding

A senior official of the Japan Bank for International Cooperation said JBIC will continue investing in Vietnam. JBIC Senior Executive Director Fumio Hoshi made the pledge during a meeting with Vietnamese Minister of Finance Vu Van Ninh in Hanoi April 27.

The bank, according to VOV News, intends to support projects to construct an international gateway port in Hai Phong and petrochemical refineries in Nghi Son and Long Son.

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    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.