CPV SELECTED IN THE TOP 100 SUSTAINABLE ENTERPRISES OPERATING IN THE MANUFACTURING SECTOR—CSI PROGRAM 2023

As a member of the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD), C.P. Vietnam Corporation (CPV) has always actively participated in VBCSD's activities, typically the CSI program annually. The CSI program is an activity to evaluate enterprises that perform well in responsible production and business activities in all three aspects: socio-economic and environmental. Each year, the CSI index will undergo a comprehensive structural reform in a clear direction so that businesses can easily access, apply to production and business activities, and build a solid foundation for the development of sustainable production and business activities.

On the evening of December 13, 2023, the launching ceremony of sustainable enterprises in Vietnam 20223, organized by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development (VBCSD), took in Hanoi. The announcement ceremony was honored to welcome Mr. Tran Tuan Anh, Member of the Politburo and Head of the Central Economic Commission to speech directing and encouraging the business community. Attending the launching ceremony were representatives of departments, ministries, branches, central and local agencies, domestic and international organizations, press agencies, and more than 300 business delegates.

At the announcement ceremony of sustainable enterprises in 2023, CPV was honored as one of the top 100 sustainable enterprises in the manufacturing sector. On behalf of CPV participating and receiving the title, there was Mr. Vu Anh Tuan, CPV Senior Vice President.

The title "Top 100 Sustainable Enterprises in the Manufacturing Sector 2023" is the result of efforts throughout the production activities of CPV's business units in receiving and applying CSI sustainability indicators in production and business activities, aiming to be an enterprise with economic development but always for the social community and a sustainable green environment.

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AES Vietnam supports local students with STEM education and career guidance on Values Day 2023

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