Meet & Greet - FNF Summer Reception 2019

On Thursday, 16 May 2019, GBA Chairman – Mr Thomas Debelic attended the event “Meet & Greet – FNF Summer Reception” in Hanoi, together with distinguished guests from German and Vietnamese Economic Institutions, Business Associations and Alumni


GBA Table Tennis Tournament 2019 - Thank you for joining with us

Dear Players, GBA Members and Friends, The GBA Table Tennis Tournament 2019 attracted around 100 players. After the little chaos due to the immense logistical effort was managed, we believe we all had a good time and a fun day!


[Corporate Partner’s News] New plant in Vietnam: Schaeffler invests 45 million euros

On Thursday, 9 May, 2019. Schaeffler celebrated the opening of its new plant in Bien Hoa, Vietnam. The automotive and industrial supplier invested over 45 million euros in the construction of this new production plant.


[Corporate Partner’s News] Mercedes-Benz Vietnam continues to be No.1 Vietnam best place to work in the automotive industry

HCMC – According to Vietnam Best Places to Work 2018 survey which was released by Anphabe HR community network on 27th March 2019, Mercedes-Benz Vietnam (MBV) continues to be No.1 Vietnam best place to work in the Automotive/Components segment and to


A warm welcome to the Mayor of Frankfurt am Main, Mr Peter Feldmann

On Tuesday, 2 April 2019, we had the honor to welcome Mayor of Frankfurt am Main, Mr Peter Feldmann on the occasion of his visit to the Deutsches Haus Ho Chi Minh City. He was welcomed by H.E Andreas Siegel – German Consul General, Mr Horst Geicke –


Business Roundtable in Ho Chi Minh City, March 26, 2019

During the official visit of German Federal Minister of Economic Affairs and Energy, Mr. Peter Altmaier and the visit of Dr. Martin Wansleben, Chief Executive of the Association of German Chambers of Commerce and Industry (DIHK), the German Industry


Meeting with Partners from Europe 2019

On Monday, March 04th, 2019 in Hanoi, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam (MoIT) has organized the “Meeting with Partners from Europe 2019”. Vice-Chairman of the German Business Association, Mr Torben Minko attended this meeting together wi


Bekanntmachung für Deutsche zur Wahl zum Europäischen Parlament

Am 26. Mai 2019 findet die Wahl der Abgeordneten des Europäischen Parlaments aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland statt. Deutsche, die außerhalb der Bundesrepublik Deutschland leben und im Bundesgebiet keine Wohnung mehr innehaben, können bei Vorliegen


Schengen visa applications by VFS Global

VFS Global has been appointed as the outsourced partner by the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Hanoi and by the Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ho Chi Minh City.


Visa exemption for German citizens until June 30, 2021

The Vietnamese Government has decided yesterday, 03rd May, to extend visa exemptions by an additional year for tourists from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Italy and Spain until 01st August 2021.


GBA Membership Fee is now Tax-Deductible

Ho Chi Minh City Tax Department has confirmed to EuroCham the membership fee is deductible


Vietnam applies extensive area code change (Area code 28 for HCMC & 24 for Hanoi from 17 June 2017)

Area code changes in Ho Chi Minh City (28), Hanoi (24), Dong Nai (251), Binh Duong (274), and a number of other provinces will take place on this Saturday, 17 June 2017. The new area codes will be applied for 59 cities and provinces in three stage


Vietnam to grant e-visas to citizens of 40 countries, including GERMANY starting Feb 1, 2017

According to Decree 07/2017-N?-CP, 25 Jan 2017, procedures for applying and payment will be done online. It will take 3 days to process applications for an e-visa valid for 30 days.


GBA 20 Year Anniversary Celebration

The GBA has definitely been one of the most proactive business-associations for its members for the last 20 years. With now 192 corporate and individual members we have a stable and loyal community of members in Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi and other prov


GBA and AHK/GIC signed a MoU with the MoIT and the VCCI in Berlin enhancing the relationship and strategic cooperation. This MoU also serves as the next step to establish the bilateral German-Vietnamese Chamber of Commerce.

Ms. Nguyen Ho Tong Khanh Linh
Executive Office Manager
+84 28 3823 9772, ext 114