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FPT’s Responses to COVID-19: Updates (as of 31 March)

FPT’s Responses to COVID-19: Updates (as of 31 March)

With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic escalating globally, FPT has taken swift and effective actions to look after our communities and people while improving business resilience. Below is a summary of our responses to date. Stakeholders Communications On March 23, FPT Chairman sent a message to customers, partners, and friends of the company, reiterating our commitments in protecting stakeholders’ health and safety whilst maintaining our business continuity. Two weeks earlier, FPT Software also released a statement, highlighting two principles and seven […]

COVID-19: FPT Software Prepares IT System for Remote Work

COVID-19: FPT Software Prepares IT System for Remote Work

With “work-from-home” recently becoming the new normal in response to COVID-19, FPT Software’s Chief Digital and Technology Officer Dao Duy Cuong shared how the company has adapted operations to accommodate an unexpectedly vast increase in remote workers. “Remote work is nothing new to our employees”, Cuong said. Serving companies from various parts of the world, FPT Software has dozens of tools to allow our people to work and communicate with customers seamlessly. “However, when thousands of employees turn to work […]

FPT Donates 2,000 Quarantine Rooms and Cash to Fight COVID-19

FPT Donates 2,000 Quarantine Rooms and Cash to Fight COVID-19

Vietnam’s largest tech firm FPT on Sunday announced it had dedicated its 2,000-room university dormitory as a quarantine site and $850,000 in medical supplies to support the Government’s fight against coronavirus (COVID-19). The dormitory is part of FPT University campus, located in a 300,000-square meter hi-tech park that is 40 minutes drive from the center of Hanoi. It is a five-building complex with lush greenery and many facilities available to accommodate thousands of students on campus. Over the weekend, hundreds of FPT […]

Message from FPT Chairman on COVID-19

Message from FPT Chairman on COVID-19

Dear Valued Customers, Partners and Friends,   With the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic rapidly evolving, it is more critical than ever that we stand together. We recognize the hardship that this unprecedented event creates for everyone, and FPT is taking every measure possible to look after our communities while continuing to support your business. Our principles include: The health of FPT’s employees, their families, clients, and partners is our primary concern. We place this principle ahead when we make any decision […]

Feature Interview: FPT Software First Chairwoman on Leadership and Compassion

Feature Interview: FPT Software First Chairwoman on Leadership and Compassion

In this interview, FPT Software’s newly appointed Chairwoman Chu Thi Thanh Ha shared her thoughts on leadership, the role of women in tech, and how she looks to build long-term, sustainable growth for the firm. Congratulations Ms. Ha on your new role and thank you for sparing your valuable time for us. So you’ve had more than two decades as a senior executive of a technology company,  FPT Telecom before and now FPT Software. In your view, what makes a good leader? First off, a truly effective leader needs to […]

FPT Software Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

FPT Software Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

As the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread, FPT Software has a heightened awareness of its potential impacts and is taking additional measures to protect the health and safety of our employees, customers, and partners while maintaining business continuity. Our Principles: 1. The health of FPT Software’s employees, their families, clients, and partners is our primary concern. We place this principle ahead when we make any decision during this challenging time. 2. To aim for the customer business continuity, […]

FPT Software Names First Chairwoman

FPT Software Names First Chairwoman

Effective from 3 March 2020, Chu Thi Thanh Ha, former FPT Telecom Chairwoman, has become the first woman to lead FPT Software’s Board. She swapped the role to predecessor Hoang Nam Tien, who exited FPT Software after eight years as Chairman. In a letter to clients and partners on Tuesday, FPT Chairman Truong Gia Binh said this duo-appointment is part of FPT’s leadership development and rotation program that has been deployed since 2014 to prepare top executives for FPT and its […]

FPT Software Showcases Digital Logistics Solutions at Logis-Tech Tokyo 2020

FPT Software Showcases Digital Logistics Solutions at Logis-Tech Tokyo 2020

This February, FPT Software attended Logis-Tech Tokyo 2020 – Innovation Expo, Japan’s largest exhibition for material handling and logistics, to introduce disruptive solutions that help accelerate digital transformation in the logistics industry.   The 26th Logis-Tech Tokyo hosted over 20,000 visitors and 200 leading companies including Hitachi Ltd., Nippon Express Ltd., Sumitomo Corp., and Toshiba Group, to exhibit their digital logistics capabilities.     At this year’s event, FPT Software’s innovative solutions for the logistics industry have generated meaningful conversations […]

FPT Software Brings Digital Solutions for Manufacturing Industry to Tokyo

FPT Software Brings Digital Solutions for Manufacturing Industry to Tokyo

Last week, FPT Software attended the 4th Smart Factory Expo, Japan’s largest exhibition for smart factory solutions, to showcase its digital capabilities that will enable manufacturers to overcome efficiency challenges. As Asia’s major playfield for IT exhibitors, the 4th Smart Factory Expo has welcomed over 730 global leading digital solutions providers including Fujitsu Ltd., Hitachi Ltd., and Panasonic Corp. to demonstrate their disruptive technologies and products.     At the three-day event, FPT Software showcased its latest digital products and solutions including akaBot, akaminds, akaMES to over […]

FPT Software Chairman: “Technologies No Longer for Wooing”

FPT Software Chairman: “Technologies No Longer for Wooing”

In a recent interview with Vietnam’s national television VTV, FPT Software Hoang Nam Tien stressed the importance of artificial intelligence in solving real-life problems, particularly in healthcare. “Technologies are no longer for wooing purposes. They have really changed our lives”, he told the reporter.     “These days, people are concerning about the risk of getting Coronavirus infection right? Here is where Artificial Intelligence and Big Data come into play. There is actually a program that allows us to track the travel […]