At the event (Photo: Courtesy of WB)

JICA, World Bank jointly support Vietnam to meet needs of aging population

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the World Bank today jointly launched a knowledge-sharing program to assist policymakers in Vietnam with developing new models of elderly care services as Vietnam’s population is ageing at a pace faster than any of its regional peers.

S. Korea, China agree to boost tourism, economic cooperation

S. Korea, China agree to boost tourism, economic cooperation

The top economic policymakers of South Korea and China agreed to boost bilateral tourism and economic cooperation, Seoul's finance ministry said Friday, in a sign that Beijing may stop its retaliation against South Korean companies over the stationing of a U.S. missile system.