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On Monday, February 05th, the Dutch Business Association Vietnam (DBAV) conducted its Annual General Meeting (AGM). Reflecting on a year of achievements and laying out a strategic roadmap for the future, the AGM brought together our community. The evening affirmed our commitment to fostering business relations between Vietnam and the Netherlands. 

In the dynamic landscape of Vietnamese businesses, the Dutch Business Association Vietnam (DBAV) is thrilled to shine a spotlight on the outstanding achievements of the DBAV's Business Sustainability Champions for 2023. These companies exemplify a commitment to environmental stewardship, innovative practices, and employee well-being.

The recent car rally organized by the Dutch Business Association Vietnam (DBAV) in collaboration with Land Rover Vietnamwas a resounding success, blending business networking with adventurous leisure activities. With 15 enthusiastic participants, the rally spanned two days, taking them from Ho Chi Minh City to the picturesque Anantara Resort in Mui Ne.

On November 14, FrieslandCampina Vietnam, alongside Dong Tien Binh Duong Paper Company and Truong Thinh Construction Mechanical Company, inked a strategic alliance aimed at revolutionizing packaging collection and recycling initiatives. This collaborative effort represents a pioneering move by FrieslandCampina Vietnam and its local partners to proactively implement the Extended Producer ...

In a remarkable collaboration between Dutch and Vietnamese business leaders, 25 CEOs from the Netherlands had an exclusive coffee meeting with Prime Minister Mark Rutte during a high-tech and semiconductor mission to Vietnam. Facilitated by the Embassy, this gathering provided a unique opportunity for direct interaction between the Prime Minister and industry captains.


Creating new Dutch Vietnamese Partnerships with B2B speeddating

On November 3rd, DBAV Chairman Alexander Koch presented the second Orange Business Book to the Vietnamese Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), Nguyen Thi Bich Ngoc, in the presence of Prime Ministers Mark Rutte and Pham Minh Chinh.

To enhance the Dutch Business Association Vietnam (DBAV) membership experience, we recently conducted a survey to gather feedback from our members. This blog includes the results of the survey, exploring the opinions and insights shared by our members regarding events, communication, membership value, and areas where we can further enhance their experience. This survey is a pivotal part of our ...

Starting August 15, 2023, Vietnam has implemented a new electronic visa (e-visa) system for all nationalities. The implementation of the e-visa entails a standardised 90-day permissible stay, encouraging extended and more immersive business trips. The sudden ease in travel convenience is expected to boost the country’s tourism and allied sectors. On the other hand, citizens of selected states were ...


On 5th June 2023, the groundbreaking Ceremony of the Dutch Corner took place at Nam Cau Kien Industrial Park (Kien Bai commune, Thuy Nguyen district, Hai Phong city).This activity is practical in response to World Environment Day, towards the 50th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between the Netherlands and Vietnam. It promises to be an ideal destination for everyone. 

The Dutch ...