About us
First Indochina Group, whose managing partners were based in the US and Europe for over 20 years, have set up a regional presence in Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia & Laos.
The results are a strong strategic alliance with bankers, lawyers, investment analysts, investment firms, economists and business leaders as well as relationships at all levels of government. Creative and comprehensive advice is available to companies planning to enter the Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos markets.

Vietnam sees faster-than-expected growth of motorbikes

Over 39 million motorbikes are currently registered in Vietnam, over three million more than the amount a government plan envisaged for 2020.

Illegal Vietnam workers lured to China, often enslaved

Hundreds of people in northern Vietnam are illegally taken by brokers to China and end up working in sweatshops.

Lunch with the Great Man of the Mountains (Part 1)

After Tet (for reasons I can’t quite explain) I quit a good job in Saigon, turned in my key at the Guest House California and headed north to the dusty roads and bleak border outposts along the Cambodian border.

European firms regain optimism about Vietnam outlook

A decreased fear of inflation and hope for the conclusion of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (FTA) later this year have shored up European businesses’ trust in Vietnam market, a new survey found.

Industry association sanguine about furniture, wood exports

Last year Vietnam’s furniture and wood industry posted record-high exports of US$5.7 billion and the outlook is even brighter for this year, a senior official from the industry association said.