AGS CO., LTD ORGANIZE COMPANY TRIP TO CAN THO CITY
Every year, AGS Co., Ltd organizes company trip. It is crucial for everyone to recharge batteries after months of hard work.
The Mekong Delta region has beauty of its own. Despite not having grandeur sceneries, the luxuries of other big cities, its beauty lies in its river, rice paddy fields, wherries and the rustic life of the people here. The Mekong Delta is also known for its fruits production and the region alone exports millions tons of fruit every year. Human societies around the globe today rely on agricultural systems to provide most of their food needs, as they have for thousands of year. For Vietnam, the Mekong Delta region is the food source for our own people. These are main reasons for AGS’ board of directors to select Can Tho city as this year destinations.
Due to the nature of the company business and the scale of operation, the Company is divided into 3 groups, totaling up to more than 400 members, each group consist of 100 – 150 people. The first groups leaved on 23rd of September and returned on the 25th of September, the second group departed CXR airport on 27th of September and arrived on 29th of September, the last group was schedule from 30th of September to 02nd of October.
On the first day, our member visited historical sites of Can Tho city: Binh Thuy Old House, My Khanh village, Phuong Nam Zen Monastery, Can Tho Night market.
The second day of the trip starts at 04:30 am to visit Cai Rang floating market, the reason why the market is called with such name is that wherries or boats is actually selling everything necessities ranging from food, house hold appliances,… Since early morning, the whole river becomes alive with shops and traders, the Vietnamese and the Khmer people gathers here as well as Chinese traders…
After that, our staff takes a two-hour-bus-drive to My Tho city’s harbour. From here, we took the boat to Ben Tre province to visit the local coconut candy maker, local bee farmers to enjoy tea with bee honey… In the afternoon, there are team-building activities. Despite the heat, our members put on the local traditional clothes called “Ba ba” and start catching fishes in the canals with bare hands. Later on, our members are assigned to a wherries and start rowing their way back to the main boat which is dock at the harbour.
After arriving at the hotel, our staffs gets ready for the Gala dinner in the evening. There are many local delicacies for everyone to enjoy, mini gameshows as well as performances by local groups of singers and even our own staff members. It is truly a wonderful evening for everyone.
Through this trip, everyone can leave their work behind and put their mind at ease, spend quality time with friends, getting acquaint with co-workers from other departments.
On behalf of AGS’ Co., Ltd Board of director, we would like to thank you all for being a part of this company and this wonderful, memorable trip. “Life is but a journey”, after this trip, let’s recharge our energy, find our enthusiasm to meet the tasks ahead. We wish you health and all the best with future endeavors! Together, we steer AGS through any storms and may every port we reach will be paradise!