Liberalised and business-friendly economy, with a highly competent workforce. Its well-developed infrastructure and economic zones are equipped to support companies seeking global growth.
Internet penetration rate
Mobile penetration rate
2. United States
3. Mainland China
4. Hong Kong SAR
1. Mainland China
3. United States
4. South Korea
Note: Based on 2020 data
74 Manufacturing Economic Zones
262 Information Technology Parks/Centres
22 Agro-Industrial Economic Zones
19 Tourism Economic Zones
2 Medical Tourism Parks/Centres
1987 Omnibus Investments Code
The Special Economic Zone Act (1995)
World Economic Outlook (October 2021); World Bank; UNESCO Institute of Statistics; International Labour Organization: Global Wage Report 2020–21: Wages and minimum wages in the time of COVID-19; Asian Development Bank; The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI)
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Southeast Asia’s largest economy and the world's fourth most populous country.
Vietnam's young population is key to its economic growth in the coming years.
Thailand’s world-class infrastructure connects the region through air, land, sea and rail.