In the series of activities of the program "Eximbank joins hands to prevent and fight the Covid-19 epidemic", after supporting the Center for Disease Control (HCDC) 500 million VND, on the morning of April 20, 2020, the representative of the Board of Directors Director of Vietnam Import-Export Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Eximbank) came and presented 500 million VND to the Central Hospital of Tropical Diseases (Hanoi).
At the award ceremony, Dr. Le Van Dung - Deputy Director of the hospital said that the Covid-19 epidemic has completely turned people's lives upside down, especially those in the health sector - the frontline unit in epidemic prevention and control. Hospital staff are not allowed to go home, there are cases where sick parents are not allowed to visit, children have to be sent home to be cared for, etc. Not to mention the very high risk of infection due to contact. directly to treat infected patients even though protective measures have been fully implemented. However, all officers and medical staff of the hospital have been making efforts with the highest spirit and responsibility for epidemic prevention and control.
The hospital has received a lot of attention, encouragement, and sharing from individuals and businesses, both spiritually and materially, for the medical industry. This is a great source of encouragement for medical staff to have more strength, confidence and determination to win the fight against the Covid-19 epidemic. He also expressed his sincere thanks to businesses in general and Eximbank in particular for joining hands with the medical industry during the current difficult period.
Eximbank representative awarded 500 million VND to Dr. Le Van Dung - Deputy Director of the Central Tropical Diseases Hospital.
Ms. Trinh Thi Hai Yen - Head of Eximbank Representative Office in Hanoi shared: "Currently, Eximbank as well as many other businesses are suffering from the unwanted effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. In addition to stabilizing business operations, developing As we announce epidemic prevention and control to ensure the safety and health of bank employees and customers who come to make transactions, we are also trying to support people and businesses to overcome this difficult period. I represent Eximbank's staff donated this amount of money to join hands with the hospital to partly share the difficulties and hardships of the health agency. We, along with millions of people, believe in the country's health sector, believe in the efforts of the medical team will soon control the pandemic so that the country's social, business and economic activities can recover."
For poor households and workers who have lost their jobs during the period of implementing "Social Distancing" under the direction of the Government, Eximbank's Board of Directors has joined hands to deduct a part of their salary to work with bank employees to strengthen support activities for disadvantaged people in areas in the coming time.
Currently, Eximbank's business units in many areas have also had practical and timely activities to support people to confidently overcome temporary difficulties.
On April 16, 2020, Mr. Do Tien Dung - Director of Eximbank Binh Duong Branch presented 200 gifts to people in the area.
Eximbank Tan Dinh Branch coordinated with localities to join hands to contribute rice to the people.
For individuals and businesses facing difficulties in production and business, Eximbank has also proactively reduced lending interest rates, waived transaction fees, focused on quick disbursement, and actively supported basic customers. loan principal and interest structure, maintaining the same debt group for many individual customers and businesses. The bank is also considering reducing interest rates for some customers facing difficulties due to the pandemic. To date, Eximbank has supported more than 540 customers with a total approved loan balance of more than VND 4,000 billion.