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2017
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  • August
        • HARI, through its corporate social responsibility arm, HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI), celebrated 50 years of ASEAN by honoring the 2017 ASEAN Biodiversity Heroes with the Hyundai Icon for Biodiversity. The Icons named were Eyad Samhan (Brunei Darussalam), Sophea Chhin (Cambodia), Alex Waisimon (Indonesia), Nitsavanh Louangkhot Pravongviengkham (Lao PDR), Prof. Zakri Abdul Hamid (Malaysia), Dr. Maung Maung Kyi (Myanmar), Dr. Angel C. Alcala (Philippines), Prof. Leo Tan Wee Hin (Singapore), Dr. Nonn Panitvong (Thailand), and Dr. Dang Huy Huynh (Vietnam). The award ceremony was held at New World Manila Bay Hotel as part of the three-year partnership of HFI and the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity.
        • Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), received the second highest ranking in the 2017 Philippines Customer Service Index (CSI) StudySM conducted by J.D. Power. The study, now on its 17th year, was fielded between February and May 2017, where a total of 1,951 new vehicle owners participated. Respondents are owners who purchased their vehicles between February 2015 and May 2016 and who brought their vehicles to an authorized service center or dealer for maintenance or repair work between August 2016 and May 2017. HARI bested the nine other mass market brands included in the study, registering impressive ratings in all five factors measured, namely: service quality; service initiation; vehicle pick-up; service, facility; and service advisor.

  • July
      • HARI bagged the prestigious Excellent Customer Service Achievement award for the passenger cars segment at the Global Customer Service Innovation Seminar held from July 4 to 6, 2017, in Seoul, Korea. HARI bested 47 other countries represented in said summit, and was conferred with the award together with the official Hyundai distributors of Turkey, Puerto Rico, and South Africa.
      • HARI was likewise recognized with the Service Excellence Award for Best Service Cooperation for its commercial vehicle (CV) business. This distinction is given to distributors who exemplify outstanding after-sales programs and have assisted the most number of customers. HARI also received the recognition for having the best reach-out plan for before-service operations, as well as a formidable after-sales support.
      • These distinctions come on the heels of an aggressive first-semester sales performance, which saw HARI breaching the 3,000-unit mark. This bodes well for the Korean brand, considered today the third top-ranking automotive firm in the country.
      • HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI), proudly supported the Philippine delegation to the 58th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO). As a first-time corporate sponsor of the team, HFI attended the team’s sendoff at the Ateneo de Manila University. The IMO, which will be held this year by Rio de Janeiro, is considered the biggest and most prestigious mathematics competition for high school students the world over. Over 600 students from more than a hundred countries from five continents compete annually, making the IMO a seedbed for the world’s most prolific mathematicians.
  • May
      • Groundbreaking of Hyundai Trucks and Buses Cainta
      • For the second time, HMC hails HARI as Global Distributor of the Year 2016
  • April
      • The launch of the Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo Center for Leadership Excellence gives a major boost to St. Scholastica College Manila’s tradition of being a premier venue for training women leaders and influencers. Launched on the 110th year of the school’s foundation, this project was made possible through a donation by outstanding Scholastican, Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo, President and CEO of Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) and President of HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI). The donation was coursed through HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI) the corporate social responsibility (CSR) arm of HARI.
  • March
      • Guided by its vision to build a nation adaptive and resilient to climate change, HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI), the corporate social responsibility arm of Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) recently signed a memorandum of cooperation (MOC) with the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity (ACB) at the World Trade Center, Pasay City, with the objective of strengthening global efforts to support biodiversity and extending support for ASEAN Member States in achieving their biodiversity objectives. Under the MOC, HFI and ACB shall cooperate to enhance public awareness of the value of biodiversity and the need to conserve it, and strengthen the role of business in biodiversity conservation
      • HARI Foundation, Inc. partners with the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity to strengthen global climate change efforts.
      • HARI returns to MIAS with another fresh take on customer-driven innovation. “Gusto,” inspired, conceived, and driven by the Filipino customer’s dreams, needs, and values, now gets a 360-degree spin with Gusto Ko, Kaya Ko, Sama Tayo, crowning Hyundai’s 16 years as the Filipino’s lifetime partner in mobility and beyond.
      • Headlining the Hyundai “Gusto Revolution” was the launch of the inspirational and aspirational “Gusto Ko,” the Hyundai Gusto anthem, composed and performed by Up Dharma Down; the introduction of the Hyundai Creta and Genesis G90; the official launch of the Hyundai Assembly Center (HAC); and the kickoff of the First Hyundai Innovation Congress (ICON).
      • Hyundai iCON (Innovation Congress) is a pioneering knowledge forum organized by Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines. iCON brought together experts and thought leaders from private businesses and multi-lateral organizations to dialogue on the theme “Harnessing Accessible and Responsive Innovation.” iCON is designed to be a regular platform to spark dialogue, challenge the status quo, and come up with smart, relevant, and do-able measures that will guide business strategies in the years to come.
      • Hyundai Assembly Center (HAC) Coming on the heels of a remarkable double-digit growth in February, HARI caps the first quarter of 2017 on sustained momentum with its foray into car assembly. In what is considered a strategic response to the robust car demand in the country, HARI recently launched the Hyundai Assembly Center (HAC) located at the Laguna Technopark, Sta. Rosa, Laguna.
      • Tanay City count among the first beneficiaries of the Rain Water Harvesting System, a filtration method that is capable of producing and storing potable water from rain gathered in roof gutters. Said system is an innovation of Prof. Han Moo Young of the Engineering College of Seoul National University. Partners HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI), the CSR arm of Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), Hyundai Motor Company (HMC), Better World, the CSR projects implementing partner of HMC, and local youth NGO Youth for Sustainable Development Assembly expressed their one-ness in vision to build sustainable climate change resilient nations, one community at a time.
  • January
      • (HFI) President Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo addressed some 700 participants from 20 countries during the Plenary Session of the 4TH Global Social Business Summit of Gawad Kalinga (GK), held at the Hyundai Center for Green Innovation (HCGI) at the GK Enchanted Farm in Angat, Bulacan. Summit theme was “Social Market: Disruption for Shared Prosperity Now.” Ms. Agudo detailed on how education in climate change founded on the Filipino value of Bayanihan is HFI’s current thrust, and how GK had helped HFI flesh out and develop this CSR core through their close to 10 years of solid collaboration
  • November
      • November 26, 2018. St. Scholastica’s College, Manila. Launch of the Maria Fe Perez-Agudo (MFPA) Center for Leadership Excellence with the MFPA Thought Leadership Forum, “The Future of Everything: Shaping Young Leaders in the Age of Digital Disruption.”
  • October
      • October 24, 2018. UP Philippine General Hospital. In support of Breast Cancer Awareness month, HARI Foundation, Inc. formalized its partnership with UP-PGH and UP-PGH Cancer Institute through the deed of donation signing and ceremonial turnover of the Hyundai H350 luxury van, customized into the Alagang Breastfriend Cancer Diagnostic Clinic that will be manned by UP-PGH medical missions to reach out to inform, empower and care for more and more women in the under-served sectors of the country.
      • October 16-19, 2018. Hyundai Philippines’ Commercial Vehicle After-Sales Service team, Gary Junio of Hyundai Commonwealth and Mark Eric Rellosa of Hyundai Cainta, was crowned champion of the first Hyundai Trucks and Bus World Skills Olympics (WSO) held at at Hyundai’s Global Learning Center in Cheonan, South Korea.
  • August
      • August 24, 2018. Hyundai supports the “Mentor Me on Wheels” program of Go Negosyo and the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). HARI President and CEO Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo joined other established entrepreneurs to engage in 20-30 minute one-on-one mentoring with participating micro and small business owners on the seventh leg of Go Negosyo’s mobile mentorship program.
      • August 9, 2018. Incheon, Korea. HARI President and CEO Ma. Fe Perez Agudo joined an international panel of experts at the 6th Asian Youth Forum to discuss emerging challenges and opportunities that confront the youth workforce in the wake of the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
  • July
      • July 19, 2018. HARI hosted the very first World Skill Olympics for commercial vehicle distributors in the Asia and Pacific region. Held at the Hyundai Logistics Center (HLC) in Calamba, Laguna, 12 of the Region’s top service technicians from the Philippines, Vietnam, and Myanmar competed for the privilege to represent Asia Pacific at the First Technical Truck and Bus World Skills Olympics in Korea in October 2018.
  • May
      • May 20, 2018, Camp Karingal, Quezon City Hyundai, in partnership with the Korean National Police Agency (KNPA) and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA), delivered 130 brand new Elantra and Starex units to the serve as patrol vehicles of the Philippine National Police (PNP). HARI pledged Hyundai’s award-winning Service package to maintain these new patrol vehicles in peak fighting form.
      • May 15-18, 2018 The First CV Dealership Conference and Recognition Night was held at Hotel Niccolo in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China.
  • April
      • April 24-25, 2018. HARI for the first-time hosts the Hyundai Global Commercial Vehicle (CV) Service Conference with the theme “Weaving New Frontiers for Growth in the Commercial Vehicle Business.”
      • April 10, 2018 - Inauguration of the Hyundai Dream Centre Philippines (HDCP), a world-class training and education hub for underprivileged Filipino youth. The HDCP is the fruit of the partnership between HARI, Hyundai Motor Group (HMG), and global humanitarian organization Plan International.
  • March
      • HARI Commercial Vehicles Division ran away with the 2017 Regional Excellence Award for Asia & Pacific, besting 15 others in the region, at the 2018 Hyundai Trucks and Bus Global Distributors Convention held March 21-24, 2018 in Sydney, Australia. HARI was cited for its outstanding performance in 2017, marked by rapid growth in sales, bold marketing campaigns, and unparalleled brand loyalty.
      • HARI bagged the 2017 Best Sales Award in the Passenger Car category. Presented at the Regional Partners Convention 2018 in Hanoi, Vietnam, HARI was recognized for hitting the highest sales volume in the region, besting the 27 other distributorships in Asia-Pacific.
      • March 14, 2018, TESDA, Taguig City--Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) President and CEO Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo was the guest of honor at the inauguration of the Ariel #AhonPinay Electrical and Installation Maintenance training room at the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Complex in Taguig City, and Keynote Speaker at the graduation of the first batch of TESDA graduates under the Ariel #AhonPinay program.
      • March 5-6, 2018- Hyundai was the official mobility partner of the first ASEAN Mentorship for Entrepreneurs Network (AMEN).
  • February
      • February 26, 2018 HARI garnered top honors for Customer Satisfaction in After-Sales Service in the entire Hyundai Asia-Pacific distributorship network. The awarding was held during the Asia-Pacific, Africa & Middle East Service Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Singapore.
  • January
      • January 20, 2018, HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI) President, Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo, joined peers and fellow Gawad Kalinga (GK) supporters at the 5th Global Social Business Summit, with the theme “Scaling Towards Social Progress” at the Hyundai Center for Green Innovation in GK Enchanted Farm in Angat, Bulacan. Capping the day’s session was the turnover of five new vehicles that HARI through HFI donated to drive GK’s spirit of innovation and enterprise to more parts of the country. Three vehicles will be used to transport the products and produce of GK communities from farm to market, while two will support Kusina ng Kalinga (KNK), GK’s platform to address hunger and malnutrition among underprivileged children, especially those living in conflict areas.