Empower families to take control of their financial future

15:08 | 23/06/2020 Companies

With over 1 million babies born every year in Vietnam, now more than ever it’s important that families consider the benefits of a good financial plan to help manage medical and other costs associated with raising a child. Manulife Vietnam is making it even easier for families to plan ahead thanks to a new five-year exclusive partnership with Cong Dong Bau.

empower families to take control of their financial future

Considered one of the country’s most trusted communities for expecting and new mothers, Cong Dong Bau provides exclusive advice and support to more than 5 million members across Vietnam. The new collaboration between Manulife and Cong Dong Bau is set to inspire members with a holistic look at family planning, leveraging both company’s almost 30 years of combined experience in financial planning and parenting advice.

The partnership between the two organisations was cemented at a special signing ceremony at the Sheraton in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday 22 June, marking the beginning of an exciting new parenting solution for Vietnam.

Speaking at the launch, Hoe Shin Koh, Chief Partnership Distribution Officer at Manulife Vietnam, was confident the new agreement would deliver many great benefits to the community.

“Family planning is an important topic right now and many people are looking for the right guidance and advice when it comes to raising a family and building a strong financial future. Manulife Vietnam is here to help make decisions easier with practical financial solutions that offer the right protection and support during those early years and beyond. By partnering with Cong Dong Bau, we can also help empower expecting and young mothers with the right knowledge and advice so they to feel financially prepared and in control as a parent - every step of the way,” said Hoe Shin.

Cong Dong Bau offers both expecting and new mothers with children under the age of five access to a unique ecosystem that includes a network of 300 hospitals, products, services, events and knowledge to confidently embrace motherhood.

Truong Thuy Thu Quynh, General Director of Cong Dong Bau, believes the partnership will offer parents a new perspective to consider when it comes to family planning. “Today's parents to be want the best for their children and Cong Dong Bau offers mothers the right care and support for navigating those early years. Raising a child is never an easy task and through our new partnership with Manulife we can offer our community the opportunity to feel more secure and also help educate all Vietnamese mothers about the benefits of being well-protected,” said Quynh.