News
02.07.2019

HCMC, Visit booths of GBA Members at MTA Vietnam

Today, 02 July 2019, the GBA office team attended the MTA Vietnam - the international trade show for Precision Engineering, Machine tools and Metalworking in Vietnam - to visit booths of German companies. We meet our member Ms Bong Lam, and her team

02.07.2019

Vietnam continues to be an attractive destination of investment for German business

According to the result of AHK WORLD BUSINESS OUTLOOK SURVEY 2019, German businesses in Vietnam maintain positive view with the economic expectation as well as with their situation in Vietnam and they look forward to a bright 2019 and 2020. German in

30.06.2019

Vietnam, EU sign agreements on free trade, investment protection

Hanoi – Viet Nam and the European Union on June 30 officially signed the agreements on bilateral free trade and investment protection.

25.06.2019

Farewell to Linh!

Today is the last working day of Ms Nguyen Ho Tong Khanh Linh. Ms Linh has been with us for five years and is looking for new challenges outside the German Business community.

14.06.2019

Hai Phong, Meet-and-greet with GBA Members & Opening Ceremony of VinFast’s automobile manufacturing plant

On 14 Jun 2019, GBA Chairman Thomas Debelic & Board Member Alexander Goetz attended the Opening Ceremony of VinFast’s automobile manufacturing plant.

08.06.2019

[Corporate Partner’s News] Mercedes-Benz to broaden Vietnam golf community

HCMC - On 08/06/2019, more than 220 golfers gathered at Tan Son Nhat Golf Course in order to participate in MercedesTrophy Vietnam Final 2019. It is the 17th time that this prestigious tournament has been organized by Mercedes-Benz Vietnam (MBV).

03.06.2019

EuroCham Welcomes new Executive Director: Mr. Oliver Regner

Our partner EuroCham is pleased to announce the appointment of their new Executive Director: Mr Oliver Regner. As a commercial lawyer with degrees from the universities of Trier and Cardiff, and holding a pre-degree in business administration, Ol

30.05.2019

Oktoberfest Signing Ceremony

The GBA and Hotel Nikko Saigon enter into an cooperation agreement for the GBA Oktoberfest Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City in 2019

17.05.2019

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

11.05.2019

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!

10.05.2019

[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.

19.04.2019

[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

02.04.2019

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 –

26.03.2019

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

05.03.2019

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

29.01.2019

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

22.01.2019

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.

03.05.2018

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.

26.03.2018

GBA Membership Fee is now Tax-Deductible

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

14.06.2017

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

20.03.2017

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.

10.12.2015

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

26.11.2015

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.

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