More than 80 international brands from 14 countries and territories are being put on show at the International Franchise and Business Opportunities trade show (IFBO) in Ho Chi Minh City .

The worldwide event, the first of its kind in Vietnam , has become an attractive destination for entrepreneurs and investors to seek more business opportunities and promote brands in the Southeast Asian nation, said Chua Wee Phong, Executive Director of Bizlink Exhibition Services.

It also creates a good chance for participants to seek partners and cooperation as well as further study and expand market in Vietnam .

A number of workshops on franchise will shape part of the expo which is running from September 4-6 at the Tan Binh Convention and Exhibition Centre.-VNA