Crafting fresh sustainable initiatives

Crafting fresh sustainable initiatives

The Vietnamese government has made pledges to support and encourage companies to apply environmental, social, and governance criteria as an instrument for appraisal, which are clearly reflected in several legal documents.
How real estate developers can benefit from ESG considerations

How real estate developers can benefit from ESG considerations

Gaining in popularity in recent times, environmental, social, and governance criteria refers to the standards used to evaluate business practices in these areas.
Report scrutinises pathway for ESG agenda in financial sector

Report scrutinises pathway for ESG agenda in financial sector

A fresh PwC Vietnam report has provided insights into the level of readiness by financial institutions in Vietnam in terms of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria.
Dealmaking potential ripe in Vietnam for ESG-minded groups

Dealmaking potential ripe in Vietnam for ESG-minded groups

In the midst of persistent worries about the global economy in 2023, including the risk of an economic recession, Vietnam continues to be a bright spot for economic development and potential mergers and acquisitions for investors in the region.
Why integrate ESG plans into business?

Why integrate ESG plans into business?

Environmental, social, and governance criteria apply to governments, companies, and individuals at all levels, but here we focus on companies.
Standard Chartered Vietnam takes lead in sustainability efforts

Standard Chartered Vietnam takes lead in sustainability efforts

Standard Chartered Vietnam is continuing to lead the way in sustainability and, in turn, drive growth for its customers and the economy at large.
Digital transformation the key to sustainable development

Digital transformation the key to sustainable development

We are living in a decade where science and technology have brought tangible changes to every aspect of our lives. It’s also in this decade when climate change has accelerated at an unprecedented rate.
ESG 4 Plus-the key for SCG’s sustainable development journey

ESG 4 Plus-the key for SCG’s sustainable development journey

In the new business context, criteria in environmental, social, and governance is not simply an option, but has become one of the most important strategies for long-term corporate development.
Elevating the optimal capacity of corporate governance in Vietnam

Elevating the optimal capacity of corporate governance in Vietnam

The 2022 OECD-Asia Roundtable on Corporate Governance, held in Hanoi in October, drew numerous stakeholders. The forum focused on building resilient and sustainable supply chains, which supports the implementation of corporate governance policies and practices in the region in accordance with the accepted global principles of corporate governance.
Businesses can show the way with ESG compliance

Businesses can show the way with ESG compliance

The importance of sustainability to the bottom line, particularly a stronger corporate governance foundation, has risen to the top of the agenda for businesses large and small.
Implement ESG criteria–or lose out on investment

Implement ESG criteria–or lose out on investment

Internal auditing in Vietnamese businesses has historically consisted of little more than making financial projections and keeping an eye on the company’s own internal control mechanisms. Anthony Pugliese, president and CEO of the Institute of Internal Auditors, talked with VIR’s Celine Luu about how the modern internal audit could play a pivotal role in risk management and other wider concerns.
5th Annual Corporate Governance Forum held by VIOD and VIR

5th Annual Corporate Governance Forum held by VIOD and VIR

The 5th Annual Corporate Governance Forum took place on December 9 in The Reverie Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City with the theme "Stronger leadership for a multi-threat world". The annual event is co-organised by the Vietnam Institute of Directors (VIOD), a memb
VinFast receives corporate ESG assessment from sustainalytics

VinFast receives corporate ESG assessment from sustainalytics

VinFast, Vietnam's first global electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer, has received an indicative Corporate Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Assessment from Morningstar Sustainalytics, a globally recognised ESG research, ratings, and data firm.
5 factors to drive business differentiation and competitiveness in Vietnam

5 factors to drive business differentiation and competitiveness in Vietnam

On December 7, PwC Vietnam launched a new report “Asia Pacific’s Time: Responding to the new reality,” which sets out five success factors that help businesses develop in today’s landscape.
The proactive pursuit of sustainability

The proactive pursuit of sustainability

The Vietnamese business community is pursuing sustainable development. Patrick Haverman, deputy resident representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam, talked to VIR’s Thanh Tung about how this will help it improve competitiveness and expand performance.
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