prudential and britcham proud to tackle workplace bias

Prudential and BritCham proud to tackle workplace bias

On October 13, Prudential Vietnam Assurance PLC and the British Chamber of Commerce Vietnam co-organised the first 'Pride at Work' event to promote diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
prudential vietnam launches new ai powered mental wellness tools

Prudential Vietnam launches new AI-powered mental wellness tools

Prudential Vietnam on July 4 announced the launch of its new mental wellness tools aimed at supporting users to manage their mental and physical health with personalised information and recommendations. The AI-powered tools can now be accessed on Pulse by Prudential.
na chairman vuong dinh hue meets with prudentials leaders during uk visit

NA Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue meets with Prudential’s leaders during UK visit

During his recent visit to the United Kingdom to participate in the Vietnam-UK High-level Forum on Economy and Trade, National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue and a high-level delegation met with Prudential PLC to discuss the Vietnamese government’s priorities as well as how insurers can increase financial inclusion. The diplomatic meeting aimed to strengthen relationships and restate Prudential’s commitment to Vietnam.
prudential plc names anil wadhwani as new group ceo

Prudential Plc. names Anil Wadhwani as new Group CEO

On May 25th, Prudential Plc. announced the appointment of Anil Wadhwani as Group CEO and said he would assume the role in February, pivoting the company towards a more Asian focus.
prudential vietnam achieves strong revenue growth in 2021 despite challenging environment

Prudential Vietnam achieves strong revenue growth in 2021 despite challenging environment

The United Kingdom-backed life insurer Prudential Vietnam delivered strong revenue growth of 15.2 per cent in 2021 against a challenging operating environment, with $374.3 million of insurance benefits paid to customers.
crucial legislative developments in the bond market

Crucial legislative developments in the bond market

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has previously issued regulations on prudential ratios and limits over banking activities while recently the ability of businesses to pay loans and interest has been severely affected by the current pandemic. As a result of these twinned developments, commercial banks have become more and more cautious in granting credit.
strategies sought by insurers after mixed bag in growth

Strategies sought by insurers after mixed bag in growth

Foreign corporations are gaining their momentum in Vietnam’s insurance market, with long-term commitments being paid off – however, the non-life insurance growth rate reached a decade-long record low.
prudential extends premium payment period to up to 120 days

Prudential extends premium payment period to up to 120 days

On September 6, Prudential Vietnam Assurance Private Ltd. has received approval from the Ministry of Finance, to extend the grace period from the standard 60 to 120 days for all of its policyholders who have premium payments with due dates from August 30 to December 31.
influential institutions look to wind down coal activities

Influential institutions look to wind down coal activities

Some international lenders, funds, and insurers are joining a growing list of financial institutions across the globe retreating from coal-fired power plants, particularly projects in Vietnam and other Asian nations, as concerns grow over the role that fossil fuels play in exacerbating the adverse impacts of climate change.
prudential honoured with 2020 tech savvy performer award

Prudential honoured with 2020 Tech Savvy Performer Award

UK-backed life insurer Prudential Vietnam and its digital insurance product PRU-Guard 24/7 were honoured with the 2020 Tech Savvy Performer Award at the annual Shopee Brands and Partners Conference 2021.
golden population structure and financial pressure in an aging society

Golden population structure and financial pressure in an aging society

One of the 10 countries with the fastest ageing population in the world, Vietnam has an estimated 30 years within the “golden population structure” period, considerably shorter than many neighbouring countries. The rapid ageing rate and the low ratio of independent seniority are expected to entail pressures and burdens on social security.
prudential vietnam reaffirms sustainable growth goals in 2020

Prudential Vietnam reaffirms sustainable growth goals in 2020

Prudential Vietnam reaffirmed a year of sustainable growth and enhancements in its business operations in 2020 while continuing to prioritise the health and wealth of customers and contribute to the country’s economic development.
prudential vietnam and seabank strengthen strategic partnership

Prudential Vietnam and SeABank strengthen strategic partnership

At the first anniversary of the 20-year exclusive bancassurance partnership between UK-backed life insurer Prudential Vietnam and Hanoi-based commercial lender Southeast Asia Bank (SeABank), the two companies signed an MoU to distribute Prudential Vietnam’s digital insurance product PRU-Guard 24/7 through SeABank’s e-banking platform.
insurance businesses cashing in on pandemic

Insurance businesses cashing in on pandemic

While life insurers continue to embark on their transformation journey to gain customers’ trust, non-life insurers are likely to dance on the razor’s edge as the pandemic re-emergence exerts pressure into the sector.
prudential vietnam announces phuong tien minh as new ceo

Prudential Vietnam announces Phuong Tien Minh as new CEO

UK-backed life insurer Prudential Vietnam Assurance Private Ltd. today announced that Phuong Tien Minh has joined the company as its new CEO, effective from June 3.