March 2008
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Mar2008, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p4
Country Report
The article offers updates on the politics, economy, and business environment in Vietnam. The announcement of Hanoi's aim to perform a more prominent role in international affairs has enable the country to take a place in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). The country expects in holding crude oil exports flat in 2008. A survey by the Japan Bank for International Cooperation reveals that the lack of infrastructure hinders foreign direct investment in the country.


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