TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: VIETNAM

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Feb2008, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the political and economic risks, as well as the business environment in Vietnam in 2008. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung stated that fighting corruption will be one of the most important tasks of the government in 2008. The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will limit loan growth to 30% in 2008. The Taipei Fubon Bank, the Industrial Bank of Korea, and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia were granted licenses to operate in Vietnam by SBV.
ACCESSION #
28542907

 

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