Vietnam: Foreign Investment Outlook for 2022 and beyond

Vietnam economy has been showing its resilience during the pandemic thanks to its political stability, macroeconomic fundamentals, growing domestic demands as well as its global economic integration.

ScoutAsia and FiinGroup are pleased to co-organize a Webinar featuring foreign investment opportunities in Vietnam.

The Webinar will provide business developers & corporate strategists who are looking at the domestic market in Vietnam, and/or aiming to establish a regional production base or supply chain in Vietnam with a business landscape outlook for foreign businesses in 2022 from various aspects.

Key Topics

Governmental policies on foreign businesses

How Vietnamese government support and incentive policies would stimulate corporate recovery and attract more foreign investment flows in the time to come.

Stable FDI inflows & increasing M&A transactions

Overviewing investment trends & breakdowns by sectors, volumes and origins. Dong Le, Head of FiinResearch gives you a summary of the foreign investments from recent years.

High potential sectors for foreign investments

Where is the next growth potential in Vietnam? Highlighting opportunities & emerging markets or businesses for you to be aware of.



Vuong Thi Minh Hieu

Deputy Director General, Department of Management of Economic Zones, Ministry of Planning and Investment

Ms. Hieu Vuong is Deputy Director of Department of Management of Economic Zones, Vietnam Ministry of Planning and Investment. She is now performing state management of Industrial Zones (IZs) and Economic Zones (EZs) including planning, establishment, operation process in selected provinces of Vietnam. Ms. Hieu is responsible for international cooperation in IP/EZ development with counterparts in neighboring countries, international organizations and donors; proposes and conducts MPI investment promotion campaigns into IPs and EZs.

She has done PhD in Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (APU), Japan and obtained a Master Degree in Korea Development Institute (KDI) School of Public Policy and Management, Korea


Daryl Neo

Chief Commercial Officer, scoutAsia
Founding Director and CEO, Handshakes

Formerly an SGX regulator, Daryl co-founded Handshakes in 2011.

Nikkei took a minority stake in Handshakes in 2019, and appointed Daryl's team to build and lead their next-generation, AI-driven news and company monitoring solution, ScoutAsia.

Apart from driving scoutAsia’s and Handshakes’ business success, Daryl is also actively involved on board and committees of the Esplanade Singapore, National Youth Council, Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and Singapore-Zhejiang Economic Trade Council.

Dong Le

Dong Le, CFA

Managing Director, Head of Market Research & Consulting Services, FiinGroup

Dong has over 20 years of hands-on experience in market research, commercial due diligence, market entry advisory services including greenfield investments and M&A, and investment management. He has led various advisory projects to support large foreign and local corporate clients as well as financial institutions to successfully penetrate and/or expand business in the Vietnam market.

Before joining FiinGroup, Dong worked as a Senior Investment Manager for BIDV – Vietnam Partners Investment Management (BVIM) with AUM of US$100 million and an Audit Manager for Deloitte Vietnam.

Dong holds a Master of International Accounting degree from Swinburne University of Technology (Australia) and is a CFA Charterholder.


  • Opening Remarks

  • Keynote Presentation "Vietnam: An attractive investment destination, outlook for 2022 and beyond"

    Dong Le, Managing Director, Head of Market Research and Consulting Services (“FiinResearch”) of FiinGroup

  • Introducing scoutAsia & FiinGroup services

    Key challenges in sourcing reliable business information and market data in Vietnam and our solutions

    • Daryl Neo, Chief Commercial Officer, scoutAsia
    • Dong Le, Managing Director, Head of Market Research and Consulting Services (“FiinResearch”) of FiinGroup
  • Discussion | Q&A

    Ms. Vuong Thi Minh Hieu, Deputy Director General, Department of Management of Economic Zones, MPI will be joining Dong and Daryl


ScoutAsia is an Asia-focused news & company data platform, jointly developed by Nikkei & the Financial Times in 2018 with the ultimate aim of enabling customers towards better and more informed decisions.

Combining quality content and technologies, ScoutAsia provides AI-driven insights on what is changing in Asian business today.

Established in 2008, FiinGroup has been providing high-quality company reports, business credit reports, corporate data platform, independent market research study, commercial due diligence, market entry advisory, and other in-depth analytics and consultancy services across major Southeast Asia markets in various sectors. It has successfully supported so many foreign and local investors to penetrate and/or expand their business in the Vietnam market for 14 years.
FiinGroup entered a strategic capital and business alliance with NIKKEI Inc. and QUICK Corp. (Japan) from September 2014