Through their renewed road safety partnership, the World Bank and Bloomberg Philanthropies aim to save an additional 600,000 lives on the road, and prevent up to 22 million injuries.

Giannina Raffo, Alina Florentina Burlacu, Monjurul Hoque Mohammod Arif Uddin, Juan Miguel Velásquez |

Global value chains (GVCs) have powered economic transformation but COVID-19 poses unprecedented challenges to global value chains.

Francesca de Nicola, Jonathan Timmis, Asya Akhlaque |

The availability of “big data for good” can be a game changer for monitoring pandemic response. We will illustrate the use of this data to measure impact here in Vietnam, which was recently hit by…

Maham Faisal Khan, Kai Kaiser, Jacques Morisset |

According to the World Bank’s latest economic update titled “What will be the new normal for Vietnam: the economic impact of COVID-19,” Vietnam is nonetheless in a good position to escape the…

Jacques Morisset |

How long can an economy survive without allowing international flights in and out?

Kai Kaiser, Parvathy Krishnan, Jacques Morisset |

As countries grapple with the impact of COVID-19, policy makers are seeking effective, balanced solutions to address both public health and economic recovery challenges.

Mari Elka Pangestu |

A renewable energy project in Vietnam is proving that World Bank support, when coupled with results-based climate finance, can help strengthen the confidence of private investors, mobilize…

Zhuo Cheng |

If Vietnam starts adapting its development strategy toward higher efficiency, it will continue to play well and win more titles in the world of economic development, just like Cristiano Ronaldo…

Jacques Morisset |

Smart policy making has extended medical success to economic recovery in Vietnam

Jacques Morisset |

With not a single confirmed death from COVID-19 to date, Vietnam’s approach offers useful insights.

Sang Minh Le |