Slovak – Vietnamese Business Forum

Friday, 15. April 2011


The Slovak Investment and Trade Development Agency (SARIO) in cooperation with the Vietnamese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) has organized the Slovak – Vietnamese Business Forum taking place on the premises of the Chamber in Hanoi.


The opening remarks were delivered by Dom Duy Khoung, Vice-Chairman of VCCI, Le Danh Vinh, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Trade and Industry in Vietnam and Juraj Miskov, Minister of Economy of the Slovak Republic. Andrea Gulova, Deputy CEO of SARIO, has presented the trade and investment opportunities in order to increase mutual cooperation of  Vietnam and Slovakia, especially in the field of infrastructure development, agriculture, construction, defense, waste water treatment facilities construction, export and import of primary food products, tourism and projects in education and culture.


Within the forum, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the Vietnamese Bank for Investment and Trade Development and the Slovak Eximbank. The MOU guarantees financial coverage in case of commercial risk in this territory. Bilateral meetings between businessmen followed after signing of the memorandum. The overall number of participants reached 82 at the event.