TITLE

VIETNAM: RISK SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Aug2006, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article reports on political and economic conditions in Vietnam. Transport Minister Dao Dinh Binh has resigned from the position due to bribery and gambling scandal charged against him. The State Bank of Vietnam has allowed semi-private Eximbank to use its own exchange rates to liberalize current account transactions. To remain the U.S. clothing imports from Vietnam, former top U.S. officials encouraged the congress to approve 'permanent normal trade relations' with Vietnam.
ACCESSION #
21557419

 

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