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Themabericht

Asia-Pacific: agricultural perspectives (Engelstalig)

Asia Pacific is a decisive component in the global food chain. Asia’s large and growing population and rising incomes will continue to drive demand for food, agricultural commodities and resources. But Asia cannot produce enough to support itself.

Themabericht

Asia-Pacific: can Asia’s convergence story continue? (Engelstalig)

Demographics will provide headwinds in the developed countries of APAC and China, and tailwinds in South Asia. While total factor productivity growth has fallen, the innovation outlook for the APAC region is still relatively favourable.

Special

Voortgang in de economische integratie van de ASEAN?

De oprichting van de ASEAN economische gemeenschap (AEC) is een stap voorwaarts in de richting van verdere regionale integratie. De deadline van 31 december 2015 zal echter niet gehaald worden, ook daarna zal er nog een hoop werk moeten worden verzet.

Landenrapport

Country Report Vietnam (Engelstalig)

According to official data economic growth in Vietnam has strengthened over the course of 2014, without any signs of renewed overheating. However, problems in the banking sector remain sizeable, which limits credit growth.

Landenrapport

Country Report Vietnam (Engelstalig)

Since 2012, Vietnam is slowly building up a track record of economic stability. Meanwhile, the government continues to work on needed reforms, but has not taken away the risks. External liquidity is very weak, but no longer critical.

Themabericht

Sneller mondiaal economisch herstel: herbalancering en handelsliberalisering

Sinds de crisis richt beleid veelal op lopende rekeningtekortreductie, zonder daarbij in protectionisme te vervallen. Er wordt zelfs over baanbrekende handelsliberalisering onderhandeld die een bescheiden, maar welkome economische impuls kan leveren.

Landenrapport

Country Report Vietnam (Engelstalig)

With improved economic policies the government has been able to stabilize the economy since early 2011. The external liquidity position improved, but remains weak. In case confidence in the economy falters again, improvements could be undone quickly.

Landenrapport

Vietnam (Country update) (Engelstalig)

Vietnam’s economy remains highly vulnerable and growth is running below trend at 5.9% in 2011. Inflation has fallen somewhat relative to 2011, but remains high and in double-digit territory.

Economisch commentaar

Vietnam: Stay on course (Macro Comment) (Engelstalig)

After experiencing somewhat of an economic rollercoaster ride in 2011, inflation in Vietnam is finally easing. Nonetheless, Vietnam’s economic situation remains vulnerable and the government should make sure it stays on course.