CPV Still In Control

May 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;May2006, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p1
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The article reports the Communist Party of Vietnam's (CPV) tenth national party congress. The party will provide the opportunity to set policy for the next five years and assess the progress of the Doi Doi (renewal) process, a series of economic reforms. Even though the party continues to perform well in developing their economy, there are still reforms that focus on dismantling CPV's monopoly hold on power. It discusses the problem of CPV in corruption and international criticism over human rights abuses, particularly about religious freedom. The party's willingness to accept greater political debate and advancing its tough anti-corruption stance and reappointing was also mentioned.


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