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.
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 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.
A Consul General playing tennis with his Vietnamese staff as teammates is the beautiful image showing meaningful friendship between international friends and the Vietnamese taken at FOSCO Tennis Tournament II - 2017 - an event organized for Consular Officers in HCMC.
As to celebrate the 38th anniversary of the founding of FOSCO (July 9th 1979 - July 9th 2017), on the 8th of July 2017 FOSCO organized “FOSCO Tennis Tournament II - 2017” with the goals to create more opportunities for Consular Officers in HCMC and the Vietnamese working in the field to befriend, exchange knowledge and experience through playing sports.
On the afternoon of July 6th 2017, at FOSCO Headquarter 124 Nguyễn Đình Chiểu, Ward 6, District 3, FOSCO Family Day was organized to celebrate the 38th Anniversary of the founding of FOSCO (July 9th 1979 - July 9th 2017).