As many as 200 businesses were presented with Vietnam Gold Star Award in Hanoi on September 2, recognizing their efforts to improve performance and accelerate international integration.
Congratulating the 200 awardees, Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said the Party and State always create the best possible conditions for businesses of all economic sectors to develop rapidly and maintain success.
Young entrepreneurs and businesses in general should focus more attention on developing reputable brand names on a par with international level, Phuc urged.
“Given the global unexpected complications, I believe Vietnamese businesses, with their dynamism and creativity, will shoulder the burden with the government to overcome difficulties,” said the Deputy PM.
He asked relevant agencies and local authorities to ease business difficulties, including accelerating administrative reform, to support the business community. The award recipients, representing 200 outstanding brand names of various economic sectors, earned over VND743 trillion in revenue, and VND71 trillion in post-tax profit, contributed to VND6,000 billion to the State budget and generated 466,000 jobs last year.
The top ten Gold Star Award Businesses’ include FPT, Thaco, Vietinbank, Vissan, Phu My Fertiliser, VRG, Traphaco, PVEP, Thien Long and HoaSen Group.
This year’s Vietnam Gold Star Award marked its 10th anniversary. Over the past ten years, the award has become a prestigious prize, raising the profile of Vietnamese brand names and businesses in the international integration process.