Supporting Organization

VNBA is a voluntary professional organization of credit institutions in Vietnam; it operates in a voluntary principle of autonomy and self-responsibility; it gathers and motivates its Members to cooperate and support one another in their operations; it protects legitimate rights and interests of the Members; it acts as a link between the Members and the government agencies; it aims at stable, effective, prudential, and healthy development of the credit institutions of Vietnam and contributes to the implementation of the monetary policies for socio-economic development. VNBA currently has 53 members, including 39 commercial banks, 2 joint-venture banks, and 11 finance companies. VNBA joined the ASEAN Bankers Association (ABA) on September 8, 1995, right after Vietnam became a full member of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). VNBA is a full member and has official representatives at all the ABA Permanent Committees. VNBA has so far established relation of cooperation with more than 30 banks associations of such countries, regions, and territories as ASEAN, China, Taiwan, South Korea, Australia, Sweden, Poland, Europe, the United States, and Canada. VNBA is a full member and has official representatives at all the ABA Permanent Committees. VNBA is a full member of the Asian Bankers Association and a national representative of the APEC Financiers Group, an organization under the annual APEC Finance Ministers Conference. VNBA signed a memorandum of understanding on bilateral cooperation with the Lao Bankers' Association on June 21, 1999, and with the Banks Association of the Federation of Russia on November 11, 2007. VNBA successfully hosted the 30th ASEAN Banking Council Meeting and 13th ASEAN Banking Conference (2000) and the 37th ASEAN Banking Council Meeting (2007) of the ASEAN Bankers Association in Hanoi. It also took part in organizing successfully the Asian Banker Summit in Hanoi in March 2008. vnba.org.vn/index.php?lang=vi

A government-back agency under the Department of Science and Technology of Ho Chi Minh City with the mission to establish Ho Chi Minh City into a startup and innovation hub of South East Asia.

Vietnam Supply Chain Community is the leading independent and truly not-for-profit platform for 11,000+ supply chain professionals in Vietnam and South East Asia to learn, share, and network effectively since 2009. The community objectives are to develop supply chain management awareness and practice by offering learning opportunities to supply chain professionals in Vietnam. Vietnam Supply Chain is the most dynamic supply chain knowledge sharing center in Vietnam. Vietnam Supply Chain Community offers different types of activities to different user groups from top management to entry level executives. www.vietnamsupplychain.com

Vietnam Fintech Club (VietFintech), a voluntary and self-governed body, was established under Decision No. 119/QĐ-HHNH of the Vietnam Banks Association, issued by the General Secretary of VNBA. Its mission is to create an ecosystem that enables Vietnam to leverage the potential to become a world-class FinTech Hub. Members of VietFintech include fintech companies in Vietnam, as well as independent experts in finance, technology, and blockchain.
The Club provides a platform that facilitates connections, information and experience exchanges, as well as collaborative opportunities between members and international fintech communities. Its members have opportunities to engage with government authorities and multiple stakeholders to find solutions to accelerate the growth of fintech in Vietnam.


BIDV, the longest-established leading bank in Vietnam (since 1957), has always been the trusted brand and the best option for economic organizations, corporates and individuals in financial and banking services. BIDV provides a broad range of banking and financial services, including retail, commercial and institutional banking and bancassurance, stock exchange services. BIDV is now serving more than 11 million individual customers and corporations. The bank has a largest bank network in Vietnam with more than 1,000 branches and transaction offices nation-wide and has its presence in Laos, Cambodia, the Czech Republic, Taiwan (China) and Russia. BIDV is proud to be The only Best Retail Bank in Vietnam by The Asian Banker in 2015, 2016 ,2017 and 2018 with The Best Mortgage Product in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

ACTICO is a leading intelligent decision automation company. Its solutions in risk and compliance domain have helped 100+ financial services companies across Europe, Americas and Asia in their digital transformation. Financial Institutions using ACTICO platform significantly improve time-to-market, process efficiency and quality of decisions, enabling them to accelerate growth, innovate effectively, stay compliant and as a result, increase profits.

Tima is Vietnam’s leading financial marketplace and P2P lending platform with above 2 billion USD successful loans connected since 2015. Tima was also awarded as Vietnam’s top 10 software and IT services companies by the Vietnam Software Association (Vinasa) in 2018.

TSYS® (NYSE: TSS) is a leading global payments provider, offering seamless, secure and innovative solutions across the payments spectrum — from issuer processing and merchant acquiring to prepaid program management . We succeed because we put people, and their needs, at the heart of every decision. It’s an approach we call ‘People-Centered Payments®’. Our corporate headquarters are located in Columbus, Ga., U.S.A., with approximately 12,000 team members and local offices spread across the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. Today, TSYS is one of the world’s largest companies for processing and licensing payment solutions, TSYS offers a broad range of issuer-and acquirer- processing technologies that support consumer finance, credit, debit, Islamic, commercial, contactless, loyalty, mobile, instalments, prepaid and related services for global financial institutions and retail companies. TSYS provides services to more than half of the top 20 international banks, is a member of the S&P 500, a Fortune 1000 company, and was named one of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere magazine.
www.tsys.com www.tsysprime.com

RedCloud Technologies is transforming the global distribution of financial services through its integrated platform which empowers every member of the supply chain, starting with systemically underserved merchants. Our combination of cutting-edge technology, from world-first cloud-based infrastructure to AI & Machine Learning, connects every business of every size to key financial services.

Media Partner

Asia Briefing Ltd. is dedicated to providing individuals and enterprises with the latest business and regulatory news as well as expert commentary relating to conducting business in emerging Asia. The publishing house is a fully-owned subsidiary of Dezan Shira & Associates - a specialty foreign direct investment consulting firm with offices in China, Hong Kong, India, Vietnam and Singapore, alliances in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand, as well as liaison offices in Italy, Germany and the United States. www.asiabriefing.com

Brands Vietnam is the most comprehensive brand & marketing ecosystem, by offering a wide range of interconnected products to marketers.
Our mission is to provide intelligence into insights, knowledge, and connections to help marketers advance in career and build great brands.
We believe in a simple vision: better intelligence would lead to better brands and businesses, which ultimately contributes to better consumer lives and creates greater values for society.

As Việt Nam’s national English-language newspaper, Việt Nam News published seven days a week, has kept pace with the rapid strides taken by the country in its economic renovation and its integration with the regional and world economies. We have 28 pages a day, providing comprehensive coverage of the latest domestic and international developments in all areas including politics, economics, business, social affairs and sport. Special pages carry comment, analysis, and reports on the environment, science and technology, lifestyle and key social issues. https://vietnamnews.vn/

VnExpress was established in 2001 as the first online newspaper in Vietnam and has been the most read Vietnamese news website ever since. VnExpress provides breaking news, in-depth analyses and op-ed articles in politics, economy, entertainment, sports, health and so on. Besides, there are two niche sites ngoisao.net which covers celebrities’ stories and ione.net covering youths’ life. Our main business services are advertising, strategic communication consultancy, event organization and e-commerce.
Contact: thanhlan@vnexpress.net

VnExpress International edition, which targets foreign audiences, is a leading source of information in politics, economy, finance, travel and life in Vietnam and Southeast Asia.
Contact: hanhnguyen@vnexpress.net