Benefits

GBA membership benefits cover a wide range from useful information on doing business in Vietnam, practical business support, public affairs activities to social exchange and networking within the German community and beyond.

Business Support

You have regular access to helpful information on the economic situation in Vietnam as well as legal changes. The Monthly Member Newsletter covers major developments and makes sure you are up to date when it comes to all aspects of doing business in Vietnam. The Monthly Business Meeting creates an opportunity for professional exchange with colleagues from other companies as well as extending your personal network. Each Business Meeting covers a specific topic, e.g. how to increase business efficiency or the effect of certain legal changes on foreign companies. Seminars and Workshops are held on further topics that are of interest to the members. Finally, GBA represents the interests of German businesses vice versa Vietnamese authorities. Being a GBA member gives you the opportunity to address issues of specific interest or concern to your company.

Events & Networking:

Apart from its business platforms, GBA creates a range of networking events and social get togethers for the German community and its friends. Meet colleagues from other businesses, industries and countries, expand your personal and professional network and identify opportunities for cooperation and business development. Take part in excursions to German companies in Vietnam, learn more about their operations and experiences or take part in cultural events, often in close cooperation with partners such as the German Consulate General or Goethe Institut.

Membership Directory

Receive a free print copy of our membership directory which gives you an excellent overview of German business in Vietnam and new contacts or cooperation partners. In adddition, the directory could be an ideal platform for you to display your corporate profile and support your name branding efforts.

EuroCham Membership

GBA membership automatically goes hand in hand with EuroCham membership without payment of any additonal fees. Thus, the range of potential new contacts and business partners is even bigger. Same applies to the membership directory that will offer you an exciting platform to introduce your company and business to an even wider audience.

Application

We hope the range of benefits and activities have given you some appetite for GBA membership already! How to proceed? Applicants must provide a completed membership application package, which includes the following items:

  • A completed membership application form (link)
  • A copy of the business license of your company
  • A brief introduction about your company

The latter point should ideally include a short information on your relation to Germany and why you would like to join GBA. The application will then be discussed by the Board at its next regular session and you will be notified about your membership as soon as possible.

Contact
Ms. Hoang Tuyet Mai
Membership Officer
+84 28 3823 9772, ext 113