Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) is an on-going policy dialogue channel between the Government of Vietnam and business community towards a favorable business environment since 1997.






    Joining the Attitude to Energy in Vietnam: Foreign Direct Investor Consumer Survey, initiated by VBF Power & Energy Working Group. Deadline: Tuesday, 15th October 2019

    VBF Power & Energy Working Group has been implementing the Sustainable Energy Engagement Project in 2019 with the aim to enhance engagement of private sector in the sustainable energy area through: continuing the further development of a functioning private sector; aligning the private sector made up of Vietnamese and International developers and investors into a [...]

    VBF Capital Markets Working Group co-hosts the workshop Enhancing Accessibility to Vietnam Capital Market on 8 May 2019

    The Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM), in cooperation with the State Securities Commission of Vietnam (SSC) and the VBF Capital Markets Working Group has successfully organised the workshop “Enhancing Accessibility to Vietnam Capital Market” on 8 May 2019 in Hanoi. Around 60 delegates attended the event and shared viewpoints on the current capital market [...]

    VBF attends the MPS Workshop on Policy on online personal data protection and best practices for Vietnam on 19 April 2019

    In implementation of the program on developing laws and ordinances on cybersecurity and personal data protection in the cyberspace, the Department of Cyber-security and High-technology Crime Prevention (A05), Ministry of Public Security organized the Workshop “Policy on online personal data protection and best practices for Vietnam” on 19 April 2019 in Hanoi. The event aims [...]

    VEF 2019: “Need to involve the private sector at the table to work on more effective Power Purchase Agreement” said Mr. John R., Head of VBF Power & Energy Working Group on 16-17 January

    The Vietnam Economic Forum (VEF), organised by the Central Economic Commission and some co-organised units, opened on January 16-17, 2019 in Hanoi. The event included a plenary session and high-level policy dialogue, and three thematic workshops on the financing and governance of infrastructure development; climate change adaptation and energy security for sustainable development; and opportunities [...]

    Vietnam Business Forum

    The Vietnam Business Forum was established as a project of the Vietnam Consultative Group at a meeting between the Vietnamese government and its donor partners in Tokyo in 1997.

    VBF Board Members

    The VBF Consortium’s Management Board in 2015 is made up of eight representatives from the Consortium’s Members.

    VBF Working Groups

    The Forum’s strength and effectiveness stem from a strong, direct partnership between business and Government and with the donor community through the operation of Working Groups in cross sector.