In 2006 Vietnam continued its momentum of economic growth and stronger global integration, partly through World Trade Organization accession. Following significant turnover in the Central Committee of the Vietnamese Communist Party in April, personnel changes were made in many top positions in the state apparatus. The new leaders resolved to improve governance by combating corruption and power abuse in the bureaucratic system.
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Errata: In the September/October 2016 issue (volume 56 number 5, pages 836 and 849), there was a technical printing error in Figures 1b and 2 of the article by Ajay Raina that resulted in a loss of data on the graphs. This online article contains the restored figures in their original, correct state. The error is regretted.