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Infrastructure speed bump slows Vietnam

On several economic measures, Vietnam is primed for takeoff. Gross domestic product (GDP) has expanded by more than 6% for the past four years, foreign direct investment hit US$15 billion last year and will be higher this year, equity markets are booming, exports are up, and tourist arrivals have jumped 28% so far this year. […]