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Despite tremendous improvements in the last few decades, the environment to do business in Vietnam, and many Asian countries remain complex and challenging. Social progresses and environment norms in many cases lag far behind the business and economic boom in many of the countries in the region. Inequality is growing and poverty reduction is slowing down. These development issues remain and need to be addressed by innovative and tailor-made solutions which can fit to and work in the local contexts. Born ...

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CURRENT ISSUES


[8 September 2020] —Average order value on e-commerce sites rose by 31 percent year-on-year to VND 344,000 ($14.83) in the first half of this year, a report said. People are still spending money on shopping, a good sign given the fears that demand would fall during the Covid-19 pandemic, the report, ‘Vietnam E-commerce Map’, by market research firm iPrice Group and traffic analysis firm SimilarWeb said.

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NEW PUBLICATIONS


"Corporate Governance Frameworks in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam" is a new publication by OECD in cooperation with Economica Vietnam under the OECD - Southeast Asia Corporate Governance Initiative. Launched in 2014, the initiative supports the regional development of vibrant and healthy capital markets through the advancement of corporate governance standards and practices. Recognizing the specific reform needs of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Viet Nam arising from their stage in ...

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