Vietnam Turns To China

January 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jan2006, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p1
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The article discusses the relationship of Vietnam and China. Vietnam's relations with long-standing rival China are warming, with prospects for increased co-operation in economics, politics and security. Enhanced political relations will support a fruitful economic relationship, the first main area benefiting from warmer ties. Secondly, China is expected to provide an increasingly valuable source of investment for Vietnam, considering both its proximity and strong growth rates. Ties between the two countries will further be bolstered by an upgrading of the security relationship.


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