FOSCO International School (FIS) successfully held the Opening Ceremony for the new school year 2017-2018 on Monday, the 14th of August, 2017. FIS is one of the services of FOSCO, Service Company to Foreign Missions.
On the evening of August 8th 2017, on behalf of FOSCO Leaders, Deputy General Director Trần Tuấn Anh congratulated and gave flowers to “The celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Association of South-East Asian Nations - ASEAN (August 8th 1967- August 8th 2017), the 22nd anniversary of the date Việt Nam joined ASEAN (July 28th 1995) and ASEAN Day (August 8th)” organized by HCMC People’s Committee at the City Theatre.
As approved by the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, on the morning of August 8th, at the flag station of Bach Dang Park, HCMC People’s Committee held the ASEAN Flag Hoisting Ceremony to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of ASEAN (August 8th 1967 – August 8th 2017).
On the occasion of celebrating the 50th anniversary of ASEAN (August 8th 1967 - August 8th 2017), on the morning of August 5th 2017, at Hoa Lư Stadium, D1 HCMC, FOSCO representatives participated in the ASEAN - 50 Friendship Table-tennis Tournament organized by HCMC Union of Friendship Organizations (HUFO) in collaboration with HCMC Department of Culture and Sports.
On July 31st 2017, at its Headquarter 124 Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, W6, D3, Service Company to Foreign Missions (FOSCO) organized a meeting to hand out Personnel Decisions on Transferring and Appointing New Heads of Departments under FOSCO: Ms. Nguyễn Thị Vinh Tuyến - who was Deputy Director of Employment Service Center - to hold the new post of Deputy Head of the Department of External Relations; Ms. Lê Thanh Thảo - who was Secretary of FOSCO Board of Members to hold the new post of Deputy Director of Employment Service Center and Mr. Vương Thế Hạnh - who was a staff of Office Service Enterprise to hold the new post of Deputy Director. The term of the new posts is 5 years and effective from August 1st 2017.
4.00 pm on July 27th 2017, at FOSCO Headquarter, 124 Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, W6, D3, FOSCO Trade Union Executive Board organised a warm gathering and gave presents to the employees who are War invalids, or children of the Vietnamese heroic Mothers, or children of War martyrs on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the War Invalids and Martyrs Day.
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of War Invalids & Martyrs’ Day (July 27th 1947 - July 27th 2017), FOSCO Leaders and staff participated in and organized many meaningful activities which expressed the beautiful tradition of the Vietnamese people “when drinking water, think of its source”, “being thankful and returning favours”. FOSCO visited and gave presents to the families whose members are war invalids or martyrs, made offerings of incense and flowers at the City Martyrs Cemetery and at Ho Chi Minh Square.
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Vietnamese War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27th 1947 - July 27th 2017) the whole country is taking actions, showing appreciations to those who have made numerous contributions and sacrifices for the cause of national liberation, national construction and defense, with lots of love and deep gratitude from the latter generations to the former.
On the morning of July 19th 2017, the Youth Union under HCMC Party’s Committee of Business Sector in collaboration with FOSCO Youth Union organized a training course namely “Internal Communications at Workplace” in order to equip the young generation with the experience, knowledge and skills in internal communications at work.
On July 17th 2017, Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyễn Thành Phong gave the Personnel Decision to Mr. Trần Tuấn Anh, former Deputy Director of Department of Culture and Sports, appointing him into the new post as FOSCO Deputy General Director; effective since July 16th 2017.