AAPA President Pan Suk Kim delivered a special
speech on "performance management and HRM Reform" in Ho Chi Minh City on May 8
and Hanoi on May 12, 2017. This event was sponsored by the [Vietnamese]
Ministry of Home Affairs and the Asian Development Bank-Vietnam Resident
Mission. He talked about the application of the meritocracy principle in
government as well as performance management (focusing on performance appraisal
and performance-related pay) and human resource management (HRM) reform in
government based on the Korean experience.