To our members and partners, We share hereby the English version of CIRCULAR No. 03/2018/TT-NHNNON on LICENSING, ORGANIZATION AND OPERATION OF MICROFINANCE INSTITUTIONS. Please find the detailed document in the attached below: 03_2018_TT-NHNN_Eng version Thank you very much!    →

Workshop on Technology-based Business Models in Support of Financial Inclusion in VIetnam

On December 15, 2017, with the support of ADA and SECO, VMFWG, together with SBV and IFC co-organized the workshop on Technology-based Business Models in Support of Financial Inclusion in Vietnam. Participants attending the event include Secretary General of Vietnam  →

CMA 2017 in the Mekong Delta River

Recently, Vietnam Microfinance Working Group (VMFWG), with support from Citi Foundation – Citi Bank has organized CMA 2017 award ceremonies to honor the Typical Microentrpreneurs Citi – Vietnam 2017 in Mekong Delta region, specifically in Can Tho, Ben Tre and  →

The 11th Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards in Vietnam announced

The Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards (CMA) program is a signature initiative of the Citi Foundation aimed at raising awareness about the importance of microentrepreneurship and microfinance in supporting the financial inclusion and economic empowerment of low-income individuals. The CMA spans more  →


Hanoi – Today, December 15, 2017, the 2017 Vietnam Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards (CMA 2017) were organized at InterContinental Westlake Hotel, thanks to the partnership of State Bank of Vietnam, Citi Foundation.Citibank Vietnam, Vietnam Microfinance Working Group (VMFWG), International Finance Corporation (IFC)  →

Job Bulletin, Week 1, August 2017

VMFWG Vietnam recruits 01 COMMUNICATION, EVENT CUM ADMIN OFFICER   For more information, click in the link below and follow our facebook fanpage: JD-event-communication-admin-officer-02-august (1)   Follow our facebook fanpage:  →

Financial inclusion: Rural and agricultural Finance. Workshop – Pre-summit event for the Asia-Pacific Financial Inclusion Summit 2017

  On 20 March 2012 in Hanoi, the State Bank of Vietnam joined with Citi Foundation and Foundation for Development Cooperation (FDC) held a workshop titled “Financial inclusion: rural and agricultural finance”. Attending at the seminar were Miss Dianne Gayatri  →

Decision 20/2017-QD-TTg, date 12/6/2017 on regulations on activities of microfinance programs and projects of political organizations, socio-political organizations and non-governmental organizations

To our members and partners, VMFWG would like to sincerely thank you for your cooperation in policy advocacy for microfinance in Vietnam. We share hereby the English version of Decision 20/2017-QĐ-TTg, date 12/6/2017. which is the Decision on regulations on activities  →

Research Report on “Microfinance Products and Services: Current State and Development Solution”

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) worldwide and in Vietnam are strong in providing products and services suitable to poor and low-income customers as their vision, strategy and business model from inception focus on this market segment. However, along with the robust development  →

Green credit development: Remarkable contributions and lessons learnt from microfinance

Spending 14 operation and development years, Vietnam Bank for Social Policies is recognized as “the green bank”, providing credit programs for poor households, near-poor households, micro-enterprises etc. to improve business and production and business which are green growth-oriented in rural, remote areas.  →