Vietnam Should Study Temasek to Spur State Firms

Vietnam Should Study Temasek to Spur State Firms

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A woman looks out from a rooftop bar as traffic moves along a road in Hanoi. Vietnam is trying to raise competitiveness and efficiency at state companies as economic growth slows after the ruling Communist Party said in 2011 that unprofitable government-controlled firms had become a burden.