Gamuda Land receives Golden Dragon Awards

17:01 | 11/04/2022 Companies

At the ceremony to announce and honor the typical FDI enterprises with green growth in 2021 held in Ho Chi Minh City on April 8, the urban architect from Malaysia - Gamuda Land was honored to be recognized as one of the Top 10 sustainable developing foreign companies in Vietnam, by receiving the prestigious "Golden Dragon Awards".

The Golden Dragon Awards is one of the most prestigious business awards held annually since 2001, jointly organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and VnEconomy. The award aims to honor the positive contributions of typical Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to promote green growth and sustainable development for local communities and the Vietnamese economy.

Overcoming more than 600 "heavyweight" competitors, undergoing two rounds of rigorous survey and selection, Gamuda Land was honored to be recognized as one of 10 leading sustainable developing FDI companies in Vietnam. The town-maker from Malaysia is one of the most prominent names in our country's real estate market, known for its efforts and dedication to creating green international standard townships, along with a business growth strategy that goes hand in hand with sustainable development.

gamuda land receives golden dragon awards

Sharing after receiving the award, Mr. Angus Liew, General Director of Gamuda Land (HCMC), said, “This prestigious award is a great honor for us. Sustainable development is always the main philosophy when we implement any project. We always strive to create lasting values, improve the quality of life for the community and contribute to the development of the country we set foot in. Gamuda Land has long considered Vietnam as a second home next to the motherland of Malaysia, with a commitment to long-term development in this beautiful country, we will continue to invest strong resources to expand our business activities. business with promising plans in the near future.”

Entering the Vietnamese market since 2007, Gamuda Land has created two world-class townships, which are Gamuda City with a scale of 274 hectares in Hoang Mai district, Hanoi and Celadon City with an area of 82 hectares in Tan Phu District, HCMC. After more than a decade of achieving great successes in Vietnam’s real estate market, the town-maker from Malaysia continues deploying the plan to drastically expand its business size in our country, by finding new land fund to develop mega-township projects.

Gamuda Land is one of the pioneering real estate companies in compliance with ESG criteria, including environmental, social and governance factors into its investment and sustainable development strategy. A typical example is the Gamuda Green Plan, which establishes a comprehensive roadmap and is applied to all of our projects globally. The plan's objective is to reduce direct and indirect greenhouse gas emissions by 45 percent in 2030.

Gamuda Land is also a prominent name in corporate social responsibility activities. Besides the charitable program bearing the company's mark is "Run For The Heart", during the peak period of the complicated development of the Covid-19 pandemic from May 2021 until now, Gamuda Land has also implemented the GLCares program - a series of extremely practical social responsibility activities to accompany Ho Chi Minh City to overcome the pandemic. It is estimated that the total support value of the GL Cares program to date is more than VND3 billion. The target audience of the program is extremely broad, from frontline anti-epidemic forces to the weakest sections of society.