RELEASED DATE 24 Feb 2021
BIDV will actively work with the Ministry of Health and authorities to sign up for Covid-19 vaccines purchases which will be provided to its employees and their families. Each BIDV employee along with 4 family members will be offered Covid-19 inoculation. The bank’s welfare fund shall cover the cost of purchasing vaccines.
Banking is one of the essential services which must operate continuously to meet financial services and payment needs of the people and enterprises. Many bank workers have to work face-to-face with customers, thus facing a high rate of infection. Being offered to get vaccines for themselves and their families, the bank employees shall be safe in their work. Therefore, the continuous operation of the bank and the safety of customers will be guaranteed, which shows the bank’s social responsibility in combating the Covid-19 pandemic.
Earlier, in 2020, sharing the struggles with the people affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, BIDV provided nearly VND40 billion. Since January 2021, BIDV has emergency donated VND6.8 billion to provinces including Hai Duong, Quang Ninh and Gia Lai, for purchasing medical equipment and spending on Covid-19 combat.
For further information, please contact:
Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC
Tel: (+84) 024.22205544 - Hotline: 19009247