Hanwha Worldwide News: January-2020
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- Hanwha Chemical(Ningbo) Hanwha Chemical (Ningbo) Teaches Fire Safety to Local Children
Because of the nature of its work, Hanwha Chemical (Ningbo) in China, takes fire safety very seriously. The company has extensive precautions in place to prevent fires and handle any that may occur. So, on November 26, 2019, Hanwha Chemical (Ningbo) visited a nearby elementary school in the Daxie Development Zone to share some of its know-how with young students.
Wang Xiaojun, head of Hanwha Chemical (Ningbo)’s Health, Safety, Environment, Quality (HSEQ) Team, puts together a training program that combined theory and practice to teach students about the basics of fire safety. Students learned how to report an emergency calmly and accurately, make their location known to rescuers, and safely evacuate dangerous areas. They also got to see demonstrations on how to don fire suits, use fire extinguishers, and render basic first aid.
Going into 2020, Hanwha Chemical (Ningbo) plans on expanding its efforts to teach children about fire safety. The company hopes that children who learn how to fight fires and use electricity safely will be able to share that knowledge with their families and the rest of society and improve safety all around.
- PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia Helps Develop Safe Spaces for Children to Play
In November of 2019, PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia teamed up with humanitarian organization Wahana Visi Indonesia. Together, they helped set up RPTRA Anggrek Rawasari, a “Child-Friendly Integrated Public Space” in Central Jakarta. This is the second time the two organizations collaborated in support of Jakarta’s push to create safe outdoor spaces.
“We are here to support Jakarta’s drive to create more child-friendly outdoor spaces,” said David Yeom, CEO of Hanwha Life Indonesia at RPTRA Anggrek Rawasari’s opening ceremony. “Kids need more interaction with the environment and each other.”
In 2020, PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia will continue supporting Jakarta’s plan to open more public areas where parents can take their children. The company will work with Wahana Visi Indonesia again to develop a third “Child-Friendly Integrated Public Space” by the second half of this year.
- PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia Goes for Gold with New Brand Ambassador
On December 7, 2019, in front of hundreds of fans and media at fX Sudirman shopping center in Jakarta, Indonesia, PT. Hanwha Life Insurance Indonesia unveiled its K-Health Bucket List Plan and introduced its newest brand ambassador: Korean Olympic gold-medal badminton player Lee Yong-dae.
The K-Health Bucket List Plan is an insurance starter package that helps younger people understand the importance of having life insurance. Customers meet premium payment milestones to receive rewards and access to activities that will let them scratch items off their bucket lists.
Lee Yong-dae is the perfect brand ambassador for the K-Health Bucket List Plan. Indonesians are badminton fanatics, with local interest in Lee skyrocketing after he won gold at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics.
“Hanwha Life and I want Indonesians to play badminton to become healthier and earn more rewards from the K-Health Bucket List,” Lee told the fans who were present. “In addition to physical and mental health, sound financial planning is also very important when you wish to fulfill your dreams. Those of you who’ve been wanting to visit Korea, you can fulfill that dream through the K-Health Bucket List.”
- Hanwha Chemical(Thailand) Hanwha Chemical (Thailand) Celebrates 30th Anniversary with CSR Outing
To mark its milestone 30th anniversary, Hanwha Chemical (Thailand) showed its dedication to the local community by helping a primary school in Phichit Province.
At Bhaan Nongbua Primary School, Hanwha Chemical (Thailand) management and staff arrived with donations of stationery and sports equipment. Everyone also pitched in to give the school a fresh coat of paint and plant a vegetable garden on campus for students to eat healthy and focus more on their studies.
- Hanwha Life Insurance (Vietnam) Hanwha Life Vietnam Celebrates the Opening of Customer Service Center
Hanwha Life Vietnam hosted a celebratory event to commemorate the opening of its new customer service center in Ho Chi Minh City, which will play a major role growing the companys business in southern Vietnam. CEO Seungjoo Yeo joined Back Jong Kook, General Director of Hanwha Life Vietnam, at the ceremony.
“Youve had fast-tracked growth over the past ten years,” said CEO Yeo during the service centers opening event. “Hanwha Life Vietnam is a prime example of our globalization strategy and you will have our full support as you continue your strong growth in the future.”
After the ceremony, CEO Yeo paid a visit to Hanwha Life Vietnams Ho Chi Minh City headquarters to meet with employees and encourage them to continue their hard work. He also met with department heads to provide guidance and advice for the future.