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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 March 2019] — As far as Việt Nam’s economy is concerned, sisters really are doing it for themselves. More and more women are running businesses across the country. There are around 145,000 small-and-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) currently run by women in Việt Nam. Such SMEs businesses play a crucial role for growth, contributing 30 per cent of GDP and more than half of job creation. And a quarter of all SMEs nationally are run by women.

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NEW PUBLICATIONS


The study “Vietnam Private Sector – Productivity and Prosperity” is implemented with an aim to give an overview of the private sector in Vietnam, the constraints, challenges, and opportunities facing the sector. The study is implemented with support by the Mekong Business Initiative (MBI). In 2017, the Resolution of the 5th plenum of the 12th Party Central Committee was issued, affirming the need to promote the private sector to be the driving force of Vietnam’s socialist-oriented market economy...

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