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UFM and BIDV North Saigon signed comprehensive cooperation
  • On the morning of February 1, 2018, the University of Finance and Marketing (UFM) held a signing ceremony for comprehensive cooperation with the Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV), Northern Saigon Branch in Ho Chi Minh City with presence of the leaders of the 2 units and a large number of lecturers, officials and staffs.

    Panel calls for UFM donations.

  • Speaking at the ceremony, Dr. Hoang Duc Long, UFM President and Secretary of the Party Committee, said that in order to successfully implement the development strategy for the period of 2015-2020 and heading towards the year 2030, UFM has in the past years constantly renovated comprehensively and attached special importance to the sustainable development with the enhancement of scientific research activities, raising the quality of teaching, improving its facilities and especially strengthening relations with its partners in various aspects, from universities, institutes to non-business units and domestic and foreign businesses. In particular, UFM has always been interested in establishing relationships with various banks in creating opportunities for students to practice in the real work environment, getting banks involved in the design and development of training programs, granting scholarships for talented students, and supporting UFM in financial work and many other practical activities.

    Two sides exchange the signed memorandum.

  • Dr. Hoang Duc Long expects that after the comprehensive cooperation on the effective implementation of the tasks for the period of 2018 - 2022 between the two units, BIDV will carry out fully the contents of the signed memorandum. On the other hand, UFM will also be committed to carrying out its responsibilities properly.

    Mr. Hoang Duc Kien The, Director of BIDV North Saigon speaks at the ceremony.

  • Accordingly, BIDV North Saigon Branch and UFM will cooperate with each other on various aspects. For example, UFM will closely coordinate and maximize its support for BIDV North Saigon Branch to promote and develop financial and banking services for UFM officials, lecturers and students. BIDV North Saigon Branch will invest and finance UFM’s training activities, scientific research, material facilities construction, awarding scholarships for students. Mr. Hoang Duc Kien The, Director of BIDV North Saigon Branch also expressed his sincere thanks to the University and hoped the cooperation between the two sides would have great development and closely linked to achieve and exceed the targets set.

    Mr. Hoang Duc Kien The, Director of BIDV North Saigon offers souvenir to Dr. Hoang Duc Long, President of UFM.

  • The Joint-Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) is the largest joint stock commercial bank in Vietnam based on the total assets and revenues in 2016 and is the fourth largest business in Vietnam according to a UNDP report in 2007. BIDV is a state-owned enterprise of special type, which is organized under the model of state corporations. BIDV has business cooperation with more than 800 banks in the world.

    Delegates pose for photo taking at the ceremony.

  • Source: UFM’s Vietnamese Website.