Pamir Mountains: Asian mountain range in which many other ranges branch out of, they are located where, Afghanistan, China, and Tajikistan meet. Pamir Mtns. are referred to as the “Roof Top of the World” because many of the peaks in this region reach almost four miles above sea level.
Vietnam occupies the eastern and southern part of the Indochinese peninsula in Southeast Asia, with the South China Sea along its entire coast.
Vietnam is about twice the size of Arizona. The Mekong River delta lies in the south.
Besides rice, key exports are coffee, tea, rubber, and fisheries products.
The Government is also in the process of "equitizing" (e.g., transforming state enterprises into share holding companies and distributing a portion of the shares to management, workers and private foreign and domestic investors)