Study Tour Program on SME Financing & Development (Vietnam)

Location: Hanoi, Vietnam
Date: April 26-29, 2010

About the Program: The Study Tour Program on SMEs will be conducted in Hanoi &, Vietnam on April 26-29, 2010. With Vietnam at the forefront of SME development, the program aims to:

1. Expose participants to international best practices in SME development and provide a platform for exchanging of views and ideas through country presentations of various participants.

2. Deepen the participants’ knowledge of SMEs through interaction during visits to selected financial institutions as well as operating SME companies.

3. Enhance the participants’’ understanding of the non-financial aspects in SME development through presentations and interaction with various government as well as private agencies that promote SME development in Vietnam.

Who Should Attend: Senior officers and managers of banks and financial institutions that provide financing and related services to the SME sector; and officers of government or public agencies that are engaged in the development and promotion of SME.