Hanoi, 26 May 2011 – According to the Decision No 656 /QD- TTg dated 5 May 2011 and signed by the Prime Minister of Vietnam, three auditing firms and twelve individuals have been awarded the Certificate of Merit.
These awards have been made to recognise the great contribution by the firms and high achievements of the individuals in the development of the independent auditing profession in Vietnam for the period from 2006 - 2010.
One of the three auditing firms - PwC Vietnam is recognised both on a firm and individual basis. Ian Lydall is also the only foreign auditor to receive an individual award.
These awards were officially announced on 26 May 2011 in Hanoi when VACPA and MOF celebrated the 20th Anniversary Ceremony of the independent auditing profession in Vietnam (1991 - 2011).
The Firms are honoured with the Certification 1. PricewaterhouseCoopers Vietnam Ltd, 2. Grant Thornton Vietnam Ltd, 3. BDO Vietnam Ltd
The list of twelve individuals have been granted the Awards is