BEGIC - In the morning of October 07, Binh Duong Foreign Affairs Department in coordination with Department of Training and Education, Binh Duong Red Cross, Consulate General of Korean in Ho Chi Minh City and Korean business Association in Binh Duong province organized the 7th Kocham Scholarship and Love houses Granting Ceremony.
Mr. Dang Minh Hung, Vice Chairman of Binh Duong People's Committee, representatives of related departments, Consulate General of Korean in Ho Chi Minh City, Kocham and Korean sponsors attended the ceremony.
Kocham granted scholarships to 219 students with over 700 million dong (135 high school students and 84 junior students); 13 love houses for underprivileged households with total of over 1 billion dong.
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Dang Minh Hung, Vice Chairman of Binh Duong People's Committee recognized and appreciated the contribution of Kocham Binh Duong and Korean businesses to Binh Duong social economic development as well as company social responsibility to local people.
Currently, Korean is the forth biggest investor among 64 countries and territories in Binh Duong province with over 700 projects equivalent to more than 3 billion US dollars. And he hoped that Binh Duong will continue to receive the support from Korean businesses to held the underprivileged people to overcome the difficulties