Today, the value of being a good corporate citizen goes beyond the pride and satisfaction of providing simple altruistic support for worthy goals. Strong and consistent CSR policies have become a cornerstone of the identity of many brands with customer bases that strongly identify with causes championed by businesses, from ethical sourcing to contractor working conditions to carbon footprints and a thousand other issues in between. Even in this challenging time of uncertainty and anxiety, AmCham members stepped up their CSR efforts to help address society’s needs during the Covid-19 crisis. AmCham is proud of what our member companies do to give back to Vietnam,Read More →

AmCham Hanoi hosted a reception on November 8 to celebrate its 25th anniversary featuring the United States Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur L Ross, Jr. and a visiting delegation of 17 U.S. companies. During his welcome remarks, AmCham Governor David Stone from AES Vietnam noted that, “Trade and investment are the cornerstones of the US-Vietnam relationship.” Mr. Stone added, “The energy deal my company signed earlier today is just the latest example of American companies operating across the spectrum of economy activity here – including many efforts to help Vietnam modernize and to help the country become more productive, efficient, safe and cleaner.” Speaking to aRead More →

  On July 8 in Hanoi, a group of AmCham members attended a reception with the Secretary of State to hear his views on the outlook for bilateral relations, as well as global and regional issues including North Korea’s denuclearization. Vietnam is the first country in Southeast Asia that Pompeo has visited since assuming the position of Secretary of State in April. On the sidelines of the reception, AmCham members briefed the Secretary on some of the key challenges facing our business community as well as the need for continued US engagement with Vietnam on trade issues. Click HERE to read the Secretary’s remarks andRead More →

Welcome to the website of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hanoi, a vibrant organization that plays a key role in the commercial life of Vietnam. The information on this website provides insight into our services, activities, advocacy, and diverse membership. You can also find basic facts, figures and other business information about Vietnam.One of the basic tenets of AmCham is that business should enjoy a statutory and regulatory environment that provides transparency, predictability, stability, accountability, and due process. Unfortunately, that isn’t always the case in Vietnam. We know our members can face a variety of barriers to investment here including unequal enforcement of theRead More →