US-Vietnam: New Strategic Partners Begin Tough Trade Talks


Raymond Burghardt

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 153


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: February 29, 2012
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Raymond Burghardt, former US Ambassador to Vietnam, 2001- 2004, explains that “Vietnam’s successful conclusion of the TPP negotiations will require concessions by Hanoi as well as its negotiating partners, including the United States.”

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