Saigon Giai Phong Newspaper on December 23 hosted a ceremony to award ‘Vietnam’s Most Favorite Brand Names 2012’ that were voted by newspaper readers, at a ceremony in New World Hotel in District 1 of Ho Chi Minh City.
|Nguyen Thi Thu Ha (R), Deputy Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee gives away the ‘Vietnam’s Most Favorite Brand Name Award’ to a representative of New World Hotel (Photo: SGGP)|
The ceremony was attended by Nguyen Thi Thu Ha, Deputy Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee and head of the steering board of ‘Be Vietnamese Buy Vietnamese’ campaign and Nguyen Tan Phong, editor-in-chief of SGGP and officials from various departments in the City.
|Nguyen Tan Phong (L), SGGP editor in chief, gives the award to representative Liberty Restaurant (Photo: SGGP)|
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Phong said this was the seventh year that SGGP had organized ‘Vietnam’s Most Favorite Brand Name Awards’ as per instructions of the Politburo to give boost to the ‘Be Vietnamese Buy Vietnamese’ campaign.
This year, SGGP honored 41 Vietnamese brand names from fields like tourism, services, commerce, production and publishing. Of these, 20 have been voted by readers for five consecutive years.