World Bank Backs Vietnam Education Sector, Economic Reforms

The World Bank will provide $350 million to back Vietnam's socio-economic development plan and existing stimulus package. Vietnam also obtained some $177 million from the global lender to further improve governance, financing, quality assurance and public financial management in the higher education sector. The bank will provide another $127 million for the nation's full-day schooling reform program.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.