TITLE

Late Push For WTO Membership

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Feb2004, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
This article presents information about Vietnam's negotiations to join the World Trade Organization (WTO). Vietnam is making a determined last effort to meet its self imposed target for entry of January 1, 2005. Despite this, the chances that Vietnam will be ready are looking increasingly slim, with the WTO itself saying that Vietnam needed a quantum jump if it is to be prepared in time. Remaining outside the global trade body would have huge negative consequences for the Vietnamese economy.
ACCESSION #
12193922

 

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