TITLE

The long road to reform

AUTHOR(S)
Hariharan, Malini
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Asian Chemical News;10/11/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 464, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that slow economic reforms hinder foreign investments in Vietnam's petrochemical industry. Difficulties faced by foreign investors in establishing their business in the country; Feasibility of constructing chemical plants; Assessment on the growth potential of oil and petrochemical industries; Foreign investments in the country's chemical industry.
ACCESSION #
14875251

 

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