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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[6 November 2020] — Vietnam plans to reduce total greenhouse gas emissions by 9 per cent compared to the "business as usual" scenario, equaling 83.9 million tons of CO2. The reduction ratio may increase to 27 per cent in case Vietnam receives international support. Vietnam has updated its NCD, committing to greater greenhouse gas emissions reductions. Vietnam updated the NDC and sent it to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Accordingly, Vietnam plans to reduce 9 ...

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"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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