Intel's Vow in Vietnam

Nguyen, Lan Anh
November 2007
Forbes Asia;11/26/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 20, p85
The article reports on the pact signed by chipmaker Intel with Saigon Hi-Tech Park in Vietnam, where it is building a $1 billion factory, to fight against corruption and any improper business conduct. Vietnam remains high on Transparency International's list of the world's most corrupt countries. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has promised to combat graft, and Intel's deal was taken as a sign of governmental resolve. This is the first time a state agency made such a deal. It is also a first for Intel in its foreign investments.


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