Nestlé Vietnam and La Vie join forces for zero-waste future

Published: 6/26/2020

Nestlé Vietnam and La Vie Ltd., two of the founding members of the Packaging Recycling Organization Vietnam (PRO Vietnam), has actively engaged in a wide range of activities to spur the development of circular economy in Vietnam, lending a helping hand to shape up a zero-waste future.

From Maker to Market! The USAID BUILD-IT & Dow Vietnam STEM Program connects entrepreneurship and engineering

Published: 6/22/2020

Monday, June 22nd, 2020 (9:00 AM – 12:30 PM) Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Building University-Industry Learning and Development through Innovation and Technology (BUILD-IT) Alliance, Arizona State University (ASU) and the Dow Vietnam STEM Program launched the Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) program in Vietnam in January 2018. The EPICS program is an internationally recognized multi-disciplinary social entrepreneurship challenge for STEM student teams to collaboratively brainstorm, design, prototype, and test their engineering-based solutions to local challenges.

Dow Vietnam kicked off its first #PullingOurWeight Program in 2020

Published: 6/17/2020

To celebrate the World Environment Day 2020, Dow Vietnam Team joined hands with our plastics road partner Deep C to organise #PullingOurWeight 2020 program in Hai Phong City. More than 200 volunteers from Dow Vietnam Team, Dow customers, local waste collector, Deep C and its tenants participated in this meaningful clean-up activity. Also, sending 36 volunteers to the clean-up event, Dow’s P&SP customer VIPACO donated more than 500 trash bags for waste collection.

Dow sets targets to reduce GHG emissions, stop plastic waste, and drive toward a circular economy

Published: 6/17/2020

MIDLAND, Mich. – June 17, 2020 – Dow (NYSE: DOW) today announced aggressive new commitments to address both climate change and plastic waste on its path toward becoming the most innovative, customer-centric, inclusive, and sustainable materials science company in the world. The Company also issued its 2019 Sustainability Report for the 17th consecutive year, outlining progress and results aligned to its 2025 Sustainability Goals.

INSEE Vietnam joins hands to bring a new school to over 700 pupils in Kien Luong District, Kien Giang Province

Published: 6/16/2020

As a part of community activities towards sustainable development goals, on the morning of 16th June 2020, INSEE Vietnam co-organized the ground-breaking ceremony to build Kien Binh 2 School for more than 700 pupils in Kien Binh Commune, Kien Luong District, Kien Giang Province.

HEINEKEN VIETNAM’S AMBITIOUS VISION FOR 2025

Published: 6/16/2020

Ho Chi Minh City, June 16, 2020 - Today, HEINEKEN Vietnam announced its sixth annual Sustainability Report, outlining its key sustainability achievements in 2019 and its vision for 2025.

AES Mong Duong's CSR initiatives benefit 1,500 local children when they return to school in Quang Ninh province, Vietnam

Published: 6/12/2020

Quang Ninh, 12 June 2020, AES Mong Duong announced its Back to School Support CSR program, which will benefit 1,500 students at the Mong Duong High School and Nguyen Trai Elementary School in Cam Pha city, Quang Ninh province, Vietnam. The support, worth nearly US$17,000 in total, includes the renovation of lighting systems and improvement of hygiene conditions. The package also includes a donation of digital equipment which will support the digital learning efforts of local teachers and students.

Dow Vietnam donates necessary medical supplies to the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases and Dong Nai General Hospital

Published: 6/2/2020

Hanoi, Vietnam, Monday, June 01, 2020, Dow Chemical Vietnam LLC (Dow Vietnam) donated the necessary medical supplies to the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, including: 1,000 pieces of 3M medical masks and 60 four-liter cans of hand sanitizers, which are worth over VND 100 million. This grant project was implemented by the Project Office of the Resources Exchange International Organization (REI) in Vietnam through the connection of the People's Aid Coordinating Committee (PACCOM) with Dow Vietnam. This is a meaningful program, with the desire to support the frontline hospitals to prevent and fight against Covid-19, helping the community health resilience and to join hands with the whole country efforts to effectively prevent and control Covid-19.

Dow commits $3 million to aid COVID-19 relief efforts and adjusts manufacturing processes to produce hand sanitizer

Published: 3/24/2020

MIDLAND, Mich. - March 23, 2020 - Dow (NYSE: DOW) today announced a commitment of $3 million to help fund COVID-19 relief efforts with donations going towards global relief organizations, as well as non-profits in communities where Dow operates. In addition, the Company announced it has begun producing hand sanitizer at its manufacturing site in Stade, Germany, and is repurposing an existing facility to produce hand sanitizer in the U.S., as well.

5G to drive Vietnam’s Industry 4.0 vision

Published: 3/3/2020

The Vietnamese government has taken strategic decisions to ensure that the country is advantageously positioned and best equipped to embrace Industry 4.0, capturing the opportunities whilst also addressing the challenges pertaining to upskilling and reskilling the current and future workforce. Denis Brunetti, president of Ericsson Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia, and Laos, shares the importance of 5G as the enabler to industry digitalisation and Ericsson’s commitment to strategically partner with Vietnam on this journey.