PR Newswire expands its Asia-Pacific footprint with new office opening in Vietnam

2018-06-14 17:20

HONG KONG, June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- PR Newswire -- the premier global provider of news release distribution and media monitoring services, has expanded its Asia-Pacific footprint with the opening of a new office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The expansion is in response to the growing demand for international communications services and media monitoring solutions from Vietnamese companies and organizations.

Vietnam's development for the past 30 years has been remarkable and will remain a priority for investors. According to a Vietnam Briefing report published in January 2018, the nation's GDP in 2017 grew 6.81 percent and its FDI, driven by investments from Japan, South Korea, and Singapore, reached a record high of US$35.6 billion.

Skyline of Ho Chi Minh City at night Skyline of Ho Chi Minh City at night

"With the opportunities in Vietnam, we've seen an increase in demand for news dissemination channels from global customers sending corporate news to the Vietnam market, as well as from Vietnamese businessessending news globally. With the opening of our Vietnam office, we can better support companies in Vietnam and provide tailored and effective global news dissemination and media monitoring solutions to them." said Royce Shih, Vice President, Sales and Marketing of PR Newswire, Asia-Pacific.

Having pioneered the commercial news distribution industry more than 60 years ago, PR Newswire has the world's largest media and influencers network, with over 300,000 media points spanning across 170 countries and over 40 languages.

"We hope to continue building solid relationships with Vietnamese enterprises by providing them with quality service and stronger local support," said Mai Anh Le, Branch Manager, PR Newswire Vietnam. "Being a global leader in the communications field, we provide clients with news release distribution services, multimedia solutions, access to our media influencer database, content writing and media monitoring services. We also plan to conduct regular customer engagement activities that enable Public Relations, Marketing, and Investor Relations professionals togather insights and build relationships with leading media organizations,"added Mai Anh.

PR Newswire is committed to continuing building its comprehensive media distribution network in Vietnam which includes a partnership with the national news agency -- Vietnam News Agency.

PR Newswire recently secured a new online media partner, The Saigon Times. The Saigon Times is a prominent online news sites in Vietnam, readextensively among business executives, policy-makers, as well as domestic and foreign investors.

About PR Newswire

PR Newswire (, a Cision company, is the premier global provider of media monitoring platforms and news distribution services that marketers, corporate communicators and investor relations professionals leverage to engage key audiences. Having pioneered the commercial news distribution industry since 1954, PR Newswire today provides end-to-end solutions to produce, distribute, target and measure text and multimedia content across traditional, digital, mobile and social channels. Combining the world's largest multi-channel content distribution and optimization network with comprehensive workflow tools and platforms, PR Newswire powers the stories of organizations around the world. PR Newswire serves tens of thousands of clients from offices in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific regions.

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Source: PR Newswire