The tree planting ceremony honorably welcomes the participation of Mr. Le Van Thanh – Member of the Executive of the Party Central Committee, Hai Phong City Party Secretary, Chairman of Hai Phong People’s Council; Mr. Nguyen Xuan Binh – Permanent Vice Chairman of Hai Phong People’s Committee, Mr. Shinichi Asazuma – Deputy Chief of Mission of Japan Embassy in Vietnam, Mr. Tamai Mitsugu – Managing Director and Executive General Manager of ASEAN Division – AEON MALL Co., Ltd and Mr. Nakagawa Tetsuyuki – General Director of AEONMALL Vietnam Co., Ltd.
Tree planting ceremony is a culturally imprinted traditional activity of AEON MALL before a new shopping mall is officially open to welcome guests. At the ceremony, over 1,000 native saplings from 30 different types such as “laurel”, “sweet olive”, “jungle flame”… were planted with the goal “One tree is planted, one green hope grows” and total 10,000 trees are scheduled to cover around the mall afterwards.
Speaking at the ceremony, Mr. Nguyen Xuan Binh – Permanent Vice Chairman of Hai Phong People’s Committee affirmed that AEON MALL Le Chan is one of the foreign investment projects in the field of commerce. , the largest service that Hai Phong city has attracted so far to modernize and gradually improve commercial infrastructure to meet the consumption and shopping needs of the city people and in line with the world economic integration.
With this meaningful and practical activity, AEON MALL Hai Phong Le Chan expects to become a companion of the people of the Red flamboyant flowers city, on the journey of building a greener living. AEON MALL always acts with the aim to provide the best experience for customers, not only a shopping mall but also a place for people to enjoy the fresh, civilized, and modern lifestyle.
Mr. Tamai Mitsugu – Managing Director of ASEAN Division – AEON MALL Co., Ltd. shared: “Together with local people to plant the first seedlings at the shopping mall is an action that helps us build the relationship and connect with the cilocal people. In which, it is very important to conduct the protection of the surrounding living space of people. The tree-planting ceremony is one of the activities demonstrating the basic principles of AEON Group “Pursuing peace, respecting humanity, and contributing to local communities”. With the tree planting activity at AEON MALL Hai Phong Le Chan, we hope to contribute to raise public awareness, promote actions of the community, in order to protect environment and sustainable development”.
Mr. Nakagawa Tetsuyuki, General Director of AEONMALL Vietnam added: “The planted trees are not only plants that need human care, but also can grow wildly in natural conditions. Thus, every time customers visit our green corners, they will feel relaxed like walking in a forest with diverse vegetation and being in harmony with nature”.
With the belief that, after Covid-19 is gone, the green and hope stays, AEON MALL Hai Phong Le Chan wishes that the trees planted today will become a solid barrier to protect and improve the public’s health in a “new normal” state. At the same time, AEONMALL Vietnam are endeavouring to contribute to Hai Phong city regarding environment protection, economic development as well as other social responsibilities with aims of becoming a reliable companion to the local community.