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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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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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37 ANNEX 3: Outline of the Trilateral Agreement among the Lao PDR, Thailand and Viet Nam for Facilitation of Cross-Border Transport of Goods and People, dated 26 November 1999 … Lao PDR is surrounded by Thailand to the West, with the Mekong River forming a natural border with Thailand for most of its length, Cambodia to the South, Viet Nam to the East and the People’s Republic of China and Myanmar to the North …
Date: 13 Jun 2001 Size: 136KB

one vision one identity one community ASEAN Investment … The Member States are Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Viet Nam. The ASEAN Secretariat is based in Jakarta, Indonesia … Java Offshore (Indonesia), CMC (Malaysia), KLT Fruits (Philippines), Vela Diagnostics (Singapore), QUO Global (Thailand), and Phibious (Viet Nam). These and many more are featured in this report, providing useful lessons learned for entrepreneurs in ASEAN …
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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

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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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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/... VIET NAMTable 1. FDI flows in the host economy, by geographical origin (concluded) (Millions of US dollars) Region /economy 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 Latin America and the Caribbean … 147 -Source : UNCTAD FDI/TNC database, based on data from the State Bank of Viet Nam. VIET NAMTable 2. FDI flows abroad, by geographical destination (Millions of US dollars) Reporting economy 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 …
Date: 04 Apr 2014 Size: 192KB

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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IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature MAT Mutually agreed terms MARD Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Viet Nam MOH Ministry of Health of Viet Nam MOIT Ministry of Industry and Trade of Viet Nam MONRE Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Viet Nam MOST Ministry of Science and Technology of Viet Nam NIMM National Institute of Medicinal Materials PIC Prior informed consent PPC Provincial People Committee SECO State Secretariat for …
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one vision one identity one community ASEAN Investment Report 2013-2014 FDI Development and Regional Value ChainsASEAN Investment Report 2013-2014 FDI Development and Regional Value Chains The ASEAN Secretariat United Nations Conference on Trade and DevelopmentThe Association of Southeast … 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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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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UNITED NATIONS CONFERENCE ON TRADE AND DEVELOPMENT ELIMINATION OF TRIMS: THE EXPERIENCE OF SELECTED DEVELOPING COUNTRIES UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva, 2007 ii Elimination of TRIMs: The experience of selected developing countries UNCTAD current studies on FDI and development Note UNCTAD serves as the focal … In addition, it covers two countries that, when the project was started, were seeking to accede to WTO: Ethiopia and Viet Nam, the latter of which has now already become a WTO member …
Date: 12 Jan 2007 Size: 1MB

Total South-South trade: In 2011, South–South merchandize exports reached $4 trillion … Since 2008/2009, the South has been exporting more to other developing countries than to the North (% gure 1). Consistent growth in every region: South–South exports accounted for nearly a quarter of world exports in 2011 compared with 13 per cent in 2001 … All the developing regions signi% cantly increased their exports to the South in the past two decades (% gure 2). In 2011, for instance, around 65 per cent of …
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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 …
Date: 17 May 2004 Size: 1MB

Factors determining supply linkages between transnational … We compare variations in local input linkages across four countries: Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam, all member countries of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN … factors explaining local supply linkages from our sample, followed by an analysis of the resulting dataset from 85 foreign affiliates located in Cambodia, Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam in the electrical/electronics and textiles/garment industries …
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Guinea 75 75 Armenia 78 77 Albania 84 81 Togo 72 76 Mongolia 75 78 Uruguay 74 82 Uganda 70 77 Angola 81 79 Sri Lanka 80 83 Viet Nam 58 78 Viet Nam 80 80 Viet Nam 89 84 Canada 107 79 Egypt 79 81 Armenia 83 85 Madagascar 94 80 Moldova, Republic o 84 82 Guatemala 55 86 Libyan Arab Jamahiriya 96 81 …
Date: 16 Oct 2007 Size: 27KB

on Food Safety and Environment for Exporters of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables in Asia: Experiences of Malaysia, Thailand and Viet Nam United Nations New York and Geneva, 2007 United Nations Conference on Trade and DevelopmentNote Symbols of the United Nations … Mention of such a symbol indicates a reference to a United Nations document … The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat …
Date: 01 Jan 2008 Size: 2MB

The book uses case studies from Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam to explore such questions as: to what extent can small farmers profit from enhanced export opportunities, and how can their exports contribute to pro-poor … case studies prepared by national consultants and research institutes in Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, the Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam. The editors wish to extend special appreciation to the authors of the country case studies: Akmal Hossain …
Date: 06 Jan 2007 Size: 1MB