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From field to factory: Vietnam's globalisation winners

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A Ford showroom in downtown Hanoi. Vietnam now boasts one of South-east Asia's fastest growing economies driven by exports of cheaply made goods, from Nike shoes to Samsung phones.

Hai Duong, Vietnam

NGUYEN Thi Thanh Loan grew up on a small plot of land in rural Vietnam, with just enough food to eat, few new clothes and no disposable income.

Today she works in a Ford factory assembling cars from Chinese, Thai, American and European parts, her children drink...

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