Information for Dutch nationals on travelling, living, working and doing business in Vietnam.
The Consular desks in Hanoi and in Ho Chi Minh City are open for a limited number of consular products and services
Until further notice, the consular desks are open on appointment only from 9 until 12 o’clock on all working days. However, the service package is still limited. To make sure that you can be helped, you are advised to visit the website: https://www.netherlandsworldwide.nl/living-working and possibly make an appointment by email afterwards: HAN-CA@minbuza.nl (Hanoi) or HCM-CA@minbuza.nl (HCMC). In case of an emergency, call the 24/7 service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: +31 247 247 247.
Successful trade mission to Lam Dong province and Dutch presentation at HortEx Vietnam 2020 in Ho Chi Minh city
In February 2020, a Dutch trade delegation paid a successful visit to Lam Dong province and later attended the HortEx Vietnam 2020. This was a good opportunity for Dutch businesses to explore or deepen the collaboration potentialities with Vietnamese businesses in flori- and horticulture sector.
Dutch government to support female entrepreneurs in Vietnam
The "Strengthen Women Entrepreneurs in Vietnam project", which was funded by the Dutch government, was kicked off in August 2019 with an aim to enhance the capacity of female entrepreneurs associations and their members. This contributes to the inclusive growth in Vietnam and is in line with the Agenda 2030 of the United Nations and the Sustainable Development Goals that both Vietnam and the Netherlands are committed to.
World Press Photo - connecting people to stories that matter
This year, World Press Photo exhibition travels back to Vietnam, showing to the people the best and most memorable photographs of the year.
Regional Learning Journey in Mekong Delta
The program agenda covered the Aid to Trade policy and practices, with a focus on sustainable water management and agricultural transformation in Mekong Delta in adaptation to climate changes.
Ambassador's blog: meeting people from all walks of life
29-10-2018 - 'The number of interesting people I get to meet in Vietnam seems limitless. Whether representing the government, the business community, civil society organizations, or being themselves, everybody has something unique to offer.'
Ambassador Elsbeth Akkerman’s first weeks in Vietnam
18-09-2018 - 'I found the firm belief of Dutch companies in the economic potential of Vietnam truly inspiring'
Netherlands embassy in Hanoi
- BIDV Tower, 7th floor
- 194 Tran Quang Khai Street
- Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi