Few rural families are able to access credit: report

Although access to credit is seen as a key factor in ending poverty, just 29 per cent or so rural households have received loans, a new report says. Released on Tuesday, the report, titled  “Characteristics of the Vietnamese rural economy: Evidence from a 2016 rural household survey in 12 provinces of Việt Nam” was compiled by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), World Institute for Development Research under the United Nations University (UN-WIDER) and Institute of Labour Science and Social Affairs (ILSSA).

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Vietnam News Reporter