National Geographic : 1995 Apr
By TRACY DAHLBY Photographs by KAREN KASMAUSKI "Whatever works" makes a suitable toast these days in Ho Chi Minh City. At Reunification Hall civic leaders warmly welcome Japan's Mitsubishi Bank-yet another free-market player in the liber ated economy of the former Saigon. From offices to street cor ners, this once war torn city isopen for business again. South Vietnam reclaims its freewheeling soul.