The Chairman of Van Lang University took over the position of ASEAN Business Awards’ Judges Committee Chair

(VLU - September 18, 2020)ASEAN Business Awards (ABA), which is annually held by ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN BAC) since 2007, is a prestigious regional award. The awards this year was hosted by Vietnam, and had Dr. Nguyen Cao Tri – Chairman of Van Lang University as the Judges Committee Chair.

After 14 years of deployment and operation, ABA had attracted great attention from superior leaders from ASEAN countries. This year, ABA 2020 honors not only the enterprises with outstanding contribution in ASEAN region’s economics and prosperity but also the ones, which joined hands in the fights against Covid-19 Pandemic and overcame its consequences to the economy of the ASEAN countries.

vlu asean business awardsASEAN Business Awards 2020 added “Covid-19 countermeasure” award to honor the enterprises with major contributions in the fights against Covid-19 pandemic

ABA 2020 was co-organized by ASEAN BAC, BRG Group and Deloitte. Dr. Nguyen Cao Tri, Chairman of Van Lang University took over the position as the Judges Committee Chair, who would manage the appraisal sessions to nominate the brightest ASEAN enterprises for each awarding category.

vlu asean business awards bDr. Nguyen Cao Tri, Chairman of Van Lang University, hosted the ABA 2020’s Judges meeting on 03 November 2020

ABA 2020 included 9 awarding categories, which was continuously refined based on the experience from the previous ABAs. Each year, ABA developed new categories based on the regional economic and social circumstance then. 

On 03 November 2020, ABA 2020’s Judges Meeting was virtually held with the participation of the judges from 10 ASEAN countries, VCCI organizing committee, BRG Group and Deloitte Vietnam. The winning list would be announced at ABA 2020 Gala Dinner in Ha Noi City on 13 November 2020. This event was also a part of ASEAN Business and Investment Summit 2020 and was prior to the 37th ASEAN Summit.

vlu asean business awards cThe online meeting of ABA 2020’s Judges Committee on 03 November 
vlu asean business awards dDr. Nguyen Cao Tri – Chairman of Van Lang University hosted ABA 2020’s virtual Judges Meeting

As Vietnam chairs ASEAN 2020, ABA played a meaningful role when ASEAN enterprises joined hands to overcome the difficulties and seek for opportunities during the post Covid-19 pandemic period, thus contributing in the ASEAN’s economic growth and spreading the beautiful spirits to the society.

ASEAN Business Awards held by ASEAN Business Adivosory Council is a prestigious annual event aiming to honor the brightest ASEAN enterprises. The event was first introduced in the April of 2007 to celebrate the 40th ASEAN anniversary and was organized on a yearly basis until now.


Reporter: Thanh Tien
Photographer: Minh Phuong
Translated by: Pham Vu Thien An

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