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Globalization, FDI and employment in Viet Nam Rhys Jenkins* The article considers the impact of foreign direct investment on employment in Viet Nam, a country that received considerable inflows of foreign capital in the 1990s as part of its increased integration with the … Key words: foreign direct investment; employment; Viet Nam; manufacturing; capital-intensity Introduction The impact of globalization on employment is a central issue of contemporary political economy … From the point of view of …
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2 GENERAL REMARKS BY ASSISTANT MINISTER VU QUANG MINH SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM AT THE GENERAL DEBATE, UNCTAD 14 (17h50 on 18 July 2016) ---------------Mr. Chairman, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a great pleasure and honour for me to attend our meeting today on behalf of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam. Since the 13rd Conference in Qatar in 2012, the world has gone through considerable changes, bringing both pains and gains to the …
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GREENING TRADE IN VIET NAM 1 GREENING TRADE IN VIET NAM Edited by Dr. Veena Jha UNITED NATIONS2 GREENING TRADE IN VIET NAM GREENING TRADE IN VIET NAM 3 PREFACE The project on “Trade, Environment and Development: Policy Implications for Viet Nam” (VIE/98/036), funded by UNDP, was jointly implemented by UNCTAD and the Directorate for Standards and Quality (hereinafter …
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UNITED NATIONS UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT VIET NAM INVESTMENT POLICY REVIEW United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Investment Policy Review Viet Nam UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva, 2008Investment Policy Review of Viet Nam II NOTE UNCTAD serves as the focal point within the United Nations Secretariat for all matters related to foreign …
Date: 02 Sep 2009 Size: 3MB

5 2 Comoros, Mauritius Cambodia 16 10 China, Cuba, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam Cameroon 13 6 China, Egypt, Guinea, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius Cape Verde 9 3 Angola, China, Cuba Chad 12 8 … Sri Lanka, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, United Republic of Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Viet Nam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe El Salvador 24 12 Argentina, Belize, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Republic of Korea, 56 …
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one vision one identity one community ASEAN Investment Report 2015 Infrastructure Investment and Connectivity ASEAN Investment Report 2015 Infrastructure Investment and Connectivity The ASEAN Secretariat United Nations Conference on Trade and DevelopmentThe Association of Southeast Asian … The Member States of the Association are Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Viet Nam. The ASEAN Secretariat is based in Jakarta, Indonesia …
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17 Viet Nam’s WTO offer on services … 25 2Introduction A small but fast-growing literature on Viet Nam’s economic reform process has been developing since the early 1990s (see e.g. Fforde and de Vylder 1996, Kolko 1997, Kokko 1998, Van Arkalde 2001; Masina, 2002a and 2003), focusing mainly – albeit not exclusively – on two central and related questions: Is Viet Nam pursuing a strategy broadly resembling that of many of its neighbours, commonly interpreted as centred along the lines of the …
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on Trade and Development Division on Investment, Technology and Enterprise DevelopmentCharacteristics of failed FDI projects in Viet Nam Ari Kokko, Katarina Kotoglou and Anna Krohwinkel-Karlsson * This article examines the characteristics of licensed and unsuccessful foreign-direct-investment projects in Viet Nam during the period 1988-2000, focusing particularly on the problem of high failure rates … One particular problem in the analysis of FDI in Viet Nam is the lack of information …
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Even though one would expect higher rice exports to directly benefit rural households at all levels of well-being, most rice producers in Viet Nam are still poor, living on less than USD 2 per day … Authors’ calculations, based on data from the Vietnam Food Association (VFA, 2006) and General Statistics Office (GSO) of Viet Nam. Note: LHS stands for left-hand scale, RHS for right-hand scale.303Viet Nam Household welfare and pricing of rice: Does the Large-Scale Field Model matter for Viet Nam
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1 Meeting: Multi-year expert meeting on transport and trade facilitation Date: 16–18 February 2009 Location: Geneva Participant Tran Viet Ha, senior maritime expert, Ministry of Transport of Viet Nam Brief paper Climate change in Viet Nam and its impacts I. Introduction Geography: Viet Nam is located in the Eastern part of the Indochina peninsula, bordering China to the North, Laos and Cambodia to the West with a … Viet Nam’s climate is characterized by high temperature and humidity all year round …
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