Purpose / Background
The conference, which is co-organized with the Ministry of Finance of Viet Nam and Korea Asset Management Corporation, will discuss international coordination among regional economies to deal with the global financial turmoil. This conference will also discuss the role of asset management companies (AMCs) in assisting financially troubled private and public entities, including state owned enterprises (SOE) restructuring in Southeast Asia with special focus on the situation in Viet Nam.
At the end of the workshop, participants will have:
- enhanced awareness on the current and potential impact of the global financial crisis on Viet Nam and other Asian countries, the issues and challenges imposed on the region, and the need for continued SOE and private sector reform
- opportunity to dialogue on how to learn from each other and to cooperate and coordinate the responses to the current global crisis