ASEAN Now and the Future
Connectivity and Economic Corridors
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Part Two - Vietnam
Part Two of ASEAN Now and the Future – Connectivity and Economic Corridors, was produced by the Vietnamese state-run broadcaster, Vietnam Television (VTV). Vietnam leads the way in CLMV development. The program tours the infrastructure of the East-West and Southern Economic Corridors which support the high annual growth rates of over 6% and visits projects developed with Japanese assistance, including the Tien Sa Seaport, Noi Bai International Airport, Nhat Tan Bridge, the local production of a measles rubella vaccine, Vietnam-Japan University and an electronic customs clearance system. Japanese support for Vietnam includes not only infrastructural developments but also assistance in wide-ranging fields from health and manpower training to the “one stop” only system for accelerating cross-border traffic. The program also includes many aerial shots of the beautiful Vietnamese landscapes.