(Ho Chi Minh, September 28th, 2014), nearly 1,000 people including the local people, organizations, sectors, medias and staffs of Aeon participated in planting more than 5,000 green trees around AEON Mall Binh Duong Canary to prepare for the official opening day on 01/11/2014.

AEON Vietnam Co., Ltd. held the tree planting festival named “AEON Hometown Forest” at AEON Mall Binh Duong Canary under Canary Complex, Binh Duong Revenue, Binh Hoa ward, Thuan An town, Binh Duong province. This is one of the regular activities of AEON, held before the opening ceremony of a new shopping mall as the first greeting of AEON to express the wish to contribute a small effort, offer more green spaces to the environment and the society, as well as contribute to propagandize the environmental protection spirit to the young generation. With the participation of more than 1,000 people, including local people, organizations, agencies, medias and staffs of Aeon, it is estimated that 5,000 trees including 19 types of natural trees such as dipterocarp, legumes, red cypress etc. are planted in this day.


This is the second time AEON organizes this activity in Vietnam. Before, on 24/11/2013, before openning ”AEON Mall Tan Phu Celadon” – the first shopping mall of AEON in Vietnam, AEON Vietnam Company organized the similar activity with the participation of more than 1,000 people with the result of 8,000 green trees of different types planted after the program.

The ”Hometown Forest” program was started from JUSCO Malacca, Malaysia (now known as AEON Malacca Shopping Center) in 1991 which is now expanded with many affiliated companies inside and outside the country. Up to now, throughout Asia, before opening a new shopping mall, AEON shall spend 1 day to invite the customers, representatives of the departments, sectors, partners and staffs of AEON to plant the green trees around the campus of the center. Through this meaningful activity, AEON hopes that this will be the opportunity to link with the local community and aim the long-term and sustainable development.

In addition, linking with the objective of offering green spaces to the environment, AEON Environmental Protection Fund – under AEON group has also implemented many other meaningful environmental protection activities such as ”Tree planting in Hue” since 2010 with 70,000 green trees of different types planted as well as starting the afforestation project in 3 years in Hanoi since 2014 and as an result 2,500 trees were planted.

Up to now, AEON has planted the total of more than 10 million of trees throughout Asia through ”Hometown Forest” program and many other activities have been organized by AEON Environmental Protection Fund. To contribute to the development of the green urban area as an active factor of the local community, in the future, AEON shall continue this meaningful activity.



For more information about AEON, please contact:

Le Phuong Thao
Marketing Executive
Aeon Vietnam Ltd., Co.
Address: Floor 2, Aeon Mall
30 Bo Bao Tan Thang Street,
Ward Son Ky, Tan Phu District, HCMC
Mobile: 0938 449 930
Tel: +84 (8) 62 887711
Tran Anh Thu
Marketing Officer
Aeon Vietnam Ltd., Co.
Address: Floor 2, Aeon Mall
30 Bo Bao Tan Thang Street,
Ward Son Ky, Tan Phu District, HCMC
Mobile: 0983 478 700
(Ext: 377) Tel: +84 (8) 62 887711 (Ext: 359)