National, Asia-Pacific quality awards bestowed on 77 firms
Updated : Monday, April 23, 2018 3:40 PM (GMT+0700)

Aceremony was held in Hanoi on April 22 to honour 77 enterprises which won the2017 National Quality Awards and International Asia Pacific Quality Award(IAPQA).

Fifteen enterprises won the National Quality Gold Awards for 2017 - Photo: VNA

The National Quality Awardsis the only one of its kind approved by the Prime Minister and included in theIAPQA system by the Asia-Pacific Quality Organisation. It is an annual award tohonour businesses with outstanding operations in boosting the quality andcompetitiveness of products and services amid regional and global integration.

Up to 73 enterprises won the2017 National Quality Awards. Among them, 15 received the National Quality GoldAwards, including Binh Minh Plastic JSC, Binh Dinh Pharmaceutical and MedicalEquipment JSC, and Fico Tay Ninh Cement JSC, while 58 took the silverawards. 

Four IAPQA winners of theyear were Ton Dong A Corporation, Khanh Hoa Salangane Nests Company, Viet DucSteel Company, and Long Hau Corporation.

Minister of Science andTechnology Chu Ngoc Anh said in a bid to optimize the national award’s impacts,firms should be encouraged to consider it a performance assessment tool forcomprehensive improvement and increased competitiveness.

He said technologicalinnovation and modern management systems are also key to boosting businessproductivity and competitiveness, adding that the Vietnamese Government willbuild policies and programmes on quality-productivity, technology transfer, andintelligent assets development.

By 2017, 1,842 enterpriseswon the National Quality Awards and 44 others obtained the IAPQA.


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