Vietnam

Geography .

Geography .

China ± France·s colony for 100 years ± Vietnam War ‡ Trivias: ± Vietnam was the only country to defeat the Mongolian Empire ± The only war that America lost . Mongolia and against. ancient Thailand.History ‡ 4000 years of history ‡ Follow feudal system until 1945 => socialism ‡ Covered by the sight of wars ± Wars against the ancient China ±1000 years of Chinese domination ± Wars against Champak.

Culture ‡ Family Oriented ‡ Strictly follow traditional norms ‡ Sensitive to Western expression .

Pre-trade Era ‡ Until 1986  Planned Economy  The ´Stampµ market  Close-door policy ‡ Economic reform (1986) ‡ Free market with socialist orientation ‡ Domestic trade liberalization .

A ‡ The first milestone to international trade ‡ World Trade Organization membership. 2006 ‡ Totally opened for international trade & competition .S.Entering the world market ‡ 2000: ‡ Bilateral Trade Agreement with the U.

Impacts ‡Will be in the top 20 largest economies by 2025 (Goldman Sachs) .

500 35% 72 95% 185 GDP Per capital Urbanization Rate Life expectancy Literacy Rate Crime Rate Cases over 100.Impacts 1986 $ 25B $400 10% 60 75% 50 2009 $ 92B $1.000 residents .

Benefits ‡Job opportunities / Business opportunities ‡ National income increase dramatically ‡Overall social benefits increases ‡More competitions lead to innovations and improvements .Globalization .

Consequences ‡Income gap inflates ‡ Environment pollution ‡ Political insecure ‡ Loss of traditional values .Globalization .

Internship Experience ‡ Saigon Securities Incorporation ² Private Equity Division ‡ Job duties: ‡ Equity research ‡ Company valuation ‡ Merger and acquisition assistant .

Internship Experience .

Internship Experience ‡ Saigon Securities Incorporation ² Private Equity Division ‡ Job duties: ‡ Equity research ‡ Seeking deals ‡ Company valuation ‡ Merger and acquisition assistant .

Insider Trading Stock Manipulation .