July 2009
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jul2009, Vol. 20 Issue 7, p4
Country Report
The article discusses the political and economic risk and the business environment of Vietnam in 2009. Deputy Foreign Minister Ho Xuan Son requested China to stop preventing Vietnamese fishermen from fishing in disputed parts of the South China Sea. Hanoi is anticipating that foreign direct investment (FDI) disbursements will sum to U.S.$9.5 billion. The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) stated that Vietnamese employees are among the cheapest paid worker in Asia.


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