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Final round of "Breaking the Limit 2017" competition held

Released at: 15:29, 31/10/2017

Final round of "Breaking the Limit 2017" competition held

Photo: Deloitte Vietnam

Launched in August, competition attracted more than 2,000 students nationwide.

by Long Van

The final round of “Breaking the Limit 2017” competition in the third season was organized recently in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City by Deloitte Vietnam in co-operation with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

Launched in August 2017, the competition attracted more than 2,000 students nationwide.

165 students, including 80 in Hanoi and 85 in Ho Chi Minh City, who have passed four rounds of the competition in term of application, writing test, group interview and personal interview, entered  the finals with the contests focusing on the economic field.

Accordingly, the final round will include two parts: “Knowledge” and “English Eloquence”. The total prize value of the competition is up to VND 1 billion ($44,000).

Photo: Deloitte Vietnam

2 champions in the two cities will be invited to join the ICAEW Regional Business Challenge organized annually in a Southeast Asia country and visit Deloitte Office in Southeast Asia.

Top 6 runner-up will receive awards in cash and scholarship from Deloitte Vietnam and ICAEW to study professional qualifications.

Top 10 runner up will receive ICAEW full scholarship on Finance, Accounting and Business

Speaking at the event, Ms. Tran Thuy Trang, HR & Learning Director of Deloitte Vietnam, said: "With a strong commitment to develop the quality of human resources and efforts to bring opportunities for students to practice and work in an international environment with globally leading experts, we believe that students will achieve useful experience in Deloitte Vietnam which would be a good foundation to develop their future careers.”

Ms. Dang Thi Mai Trang, Chief Representative of ICAEW Vietnam, also shared that, through the competition, Deloitte Vietnam and ICAWE would like to bring more learning and development opportunities to students, so that one day they will grow up and make a positive contribution to the development of Vietnam’s auditing and accounting sector.

Organized annually since 2015, the competition aims at providing professional challenge to final year students or newly graduated ones specializing in banking - finance, auditing – accounting, law and taxation in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.

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