Saigon Futures JSC is the only official trading member of the Mercantile Exchange of Vietnam (MXV) to be granted the SME100 award. Nguyen Hoang Cong, CEO of Saigon Futures JSC received the award All enterprises participating in the award had to go through an assessment process according to international standards on both qualitative and quantitative criteria and a mandatory interview with the representative of the council to consider revenue, profitability, market share, innovation, and ability to adapt to the current industry market landscape. Overtaking more than 300 candidates, Saigon Futures had been honoured to become one of 32 winners of this award. Last year was a difficult year for many businesses because of the pandemic, but the efforts of Saigon Futures' entire workforce to provide customers with the best investment advisory services have helped achieve sustainable growth in 2021. The trophy and certificate of the “SME100® Fast-moving Companies … [Read more...] about Saigon Futures wins 2021 SME100® Fast-moving Companies award
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The Australian Government has announced that applications for Intake 2023 of the Australia Awards Scholarships will be open from 1 February until 29 April 2022. Australia Awards are scholarships funded by the Australian Government. They are available for Vietnamese government officials, academics, researchers, and staff of non-government organisations (NGOs) and Vietnamese companies to undertake master’s degree studies at tertiary institutions in Australia, commencing in 2023. Scholarship recipients will gain a world-class education in Australia, advance their knowledge and skills, and build networks across a range of business sectors. Women, people with disability, ethnic minorities, people living in rural areas and members of socio-economically disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply. Applicants are assessed on their leadership attributes, academic competence and potential to make an impact on development challenges in Vietnam and promote relationships … [Read more...] about Applications for Australia Awards Scholarships Intake 2023 open now
Masan High-Tech Materials is among Việt Nam's 50 Best Performing Companies in 2021. — Phot courtesy of Masan HÀ NỘI — Masan High-Tech Materials has been named among the ‘Top 50 Vietnam The Best in 2021’ by Vietnam Report JSC and VietNamNet. An awards ceremony was held at the National Convention Centre in Hà Nội on January 14, 2022, to honour Việt Nam's leading groups and companies that managed to meet the key selection criteria such as being ranked in the list of the 500 largest enterprises in Việt Nam (VNR500) for three consecutive years, having good capital efficiency, consistent profit growth prospects, and a strong commitment to corporate social responsibility. Masan High-Tech Materials received this prestigious award thanks to its innovation and sustainability activities despite facing various challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Though the outbreak brought great challenges to enterprises, industries and markets all over the world, the company found a way to balance … [Read more...] about Masan High-Tech Materials among Việt Nam’s 50 Best Performing Companies in 2021
National Assembly Chairman Vương Đình Huệ (third, left) visits the Mobile Police High Command on Thursday morning in Hà Nội. — VNA/VNS Photo Doãn Tấn HÀ NỘI — National Assembly Chairman Vương Đình Huệ on Thursday told the Mobile Police High Command to focus on building a more elite and modern mobile police force to meet future requirements. Huệ made the request when he visited the command, checking their combat readiness as well as offering Lunar New Year’s greetings to all officers and soldiers. The mobile police force also needs to actively study and practise in all aspects to consolidate the firm political will and loyalty to the Party and the State as well as devotedly serving the people, contributing to maintaining security, political stability, and social order for the country’s development, he added. He also said that 2022 will be a very important year, pivotal to implementing the Resolution of the 13th National Party Congress and the Resolution of the seventh Congress … [Read more...] about NA Chairman tasks Mobile Police High Command to build more-elite force
Lazada hit impressive milestones in 2021, with remarkable profits, site traffic and record number of orders and new sellers on the platform, and step-by-step attracted consumers and partners across the country. Looking back on a breakthrough year, Lazada Vietnam’s leaders shared their experiences in surviving the pandemic, thereby continuously creating more value for customers, users as well as business partners. An amazing digital migration The pandemic has posed many challenges, but it has also pushed businesses to adapt the digital transformation. Ladaza Vietnam's CEO described this amazing "digital migration" of Vietnamese businesses as an "astonishing wave". Since October 2021, the number of new sellers joining the platform has increased by about 30 percent per month. According to the recent report: "E-commerce in 2021: Adapting and quickly overcoming obstacles from Covid-19", in the first 11 months of the year, sellers from non-urban areas accounted for 40 percent of … [Read more...] about Behind e-commerce giant Lazada’s success in pandemic-hit year
Việt Nam received COVID-19 vaccine doses from the COVAX Facility. Photos courtesy of UNICEF in Việt Nam Vân Nguyễn Việt Nam’s openness to international aid, its transparency in COVID-19 data along with vaccination capacity have contributed to its success in acquiring COVID-19 vaccine doses amid global shortages and inequitable vaccine distribution, according to experts in international affairs and health. The shipment of nearly 75 million doses to Việt Nam from various sources accounts for about 40 per cent of all vaccines in the country. This has helped the country ramp up its largest ever vaccination drive that later enables economic recovery from the pandemic. “Việt Nam has been quite open in terms of receiving aid from many countries," Senior Associate Professor Stephen R. Nagy at the International Christian University in Japan told Việt Nam News . "As a result, it's been able to acquire more vaccines for its people. “That is really important. It has demonstrated an … [Read more...] about Việt Nam successful with vaccination drive, what’s next?