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Event Details

VBF is pleased to inform that our Economic Outlook Workshop aiming to share experts' perspectives on Vietnam's economic prospects in the second half of the year.

With the sharing from the WorldBank Lead Economist and experts from VBF leading businesses, including Mizuho Bank, Dragon Capital, and CBRE, we trust the event will provide useful insights which help to navigate your business in the second half of 2023.

The Event details:

  • Time & Date: 14:00 – 16:00, Friday, 8th September 2023
  • Format: Hybrid event
  1. In person option: at Room Trang An 1, 3rd Fl, Grand Mercure Hanoi, 9 Cat Linh, Hanoi
  2. Online option: Zoom link will be sent to the registered email on 7th September 2023

Sep 8, 2023

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM (GMT+7)


  • 2:00 PM - 2:15 PMWelcome
    Trang An 1, 3rd Floor, Grand Mercure Hanoi, 9 Cat Linh, Dong Da, Hanoi
    2:15 PM - 2:20 PMOpening Remarks
    by Vietnam Business Forum Consortium – Mr. Nitin Kapoor, Co-Chair
    2:20 PM - 2:35 PMVietnam Economic Outlook – Managing Headwinds
    by World Bank Group – Mr. Andrea Coppola, Lead Economist
    2:35 PM - 2:50 PMBanking sector and Vietnam's economic growth and sustainable development
    by Mizuho Bank, Ltd. Hanoi Branch – Mr. Motokatsu Ban, Managing Director, Joint General Manager
    2:50 PM - 3:05 PMCredit growth outlook and key credit drivers
    by Dragon Capital – Ms. Pham Thuy Duong, Research Associate Director
    3:05 PM - 3:20 PMConsumer & Services Outlook
    3:20 PM - 3:35 PMReal Estate Outlook
    CBRE Vietnam – Ms. An Nguyen, Hanoi Branch Director, Research & Consulting Services
    3:35 PM - 3:55 PMQ&A Session
    3:55 PM - 4:00 PMClosing Remarks
    by Vietnam Business Forum Consortium – Mrs. Virginia Foote, Board Member