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The Asia Foundation Supports National Philippine Conversation on Bangsamoro and Beyond On October 8, a human rights initiative and The Asia Foundation presented "Bangsamoro and Beyond: A National Conversation."
October 29, 2014
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The Vietnam Provincial Competitiveness Index 2006 Report11/01/2006
The Vietnam Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) was developed by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and USAIDfunded Vietnam Competitiveness Initiative (VNCI) in 2005, to assess and rank 42 provincial governments by their regulatory environments for private sector development, while controlling for differences in their initial endowments. The index attracted considerable attention from various stakeholders, including the business community, media, donor community, and the provinces themselves. Most impressive has been the positive actions undertaken by a number of provincial authorities to use the PCI to better identify and understand the problems confronting the private sector, and to improve their treatment of such businesses.