FPT Software is a part of FPT Corporation, the largest IT Corporation in Vietnam with over US$1.8 billion revenue and 27,000 employees. With focus on R&D activities to improve the quality of services, FPT Software has been serving over 450 customers worldwide, of which 50 are Fortune 500 in the industries of manufacturing, semiconductors, healthcare, utility, financial services, content media & entertainment and more.
As a global corporation, the importance of establishing a Code of Business Conduct is essential for FPT Software to state out regulation and indication on modern workplace behavior and standardized business conduct to meet up with FPT Software business culture, domestic regulation and international business expectation.
The Code consists of 3 main sections:
- Firstly, the Code states the importance of building business culture and integrity in business. In addition, the Code dissimilates fundamental foundations in regulating and applying the Code into actual business internal and external operation of FPT Software. Basic guidance on performing and complying with the Code will also be provided, for instance, circumstances when an employee required Written Approval, procedures on reporting risks and violation.
- Secondly, FPT Software gives out regulation on internal and external relations in business operation following fields:
- With clear instruction and commitment in building a modern working environment and working standardized criteria in performing FPT Software activities. FPT Software can access guidance on how to handle intellectual property and protect information confidentiality for the interest of FPT Software and customers & suppliers.
- Staff- as FPT Software representatives – enters into business and social relation. Therefore, staff shall follow stated guidelines on interviewing, public speaking, conference and other related activities in order to protect the business confidentiality and prominence but still provide reasonable information to the public concerning and the society.
- FPT Software not only concerning on interests of the Company but also watching out for staff conflicted risk that might happen as conflict interests between individuals and collectives. For the interests of staff, the Code states out circumstances which will provide fundamental resolutions and precedent for solving a conflict issue, for instance, concern on staff business outside of FPT Software business scope, business conduct and manners on acquiring gift and amenities.
- Thirdly, the Code states out FPT Software commitment on Corporate Social Responsibility, responsibility on youth training and future in social relation. FPT Software not only utmost in generating economic profits but also to build up sustainable and long-term benefits for stakeholders.