May 20, 2013
27 April 2011
Siemens Thailand donates funds and relief packs to victims of the flooding in southern Thailand.
Responding to the current flood crisis in the southern region of the country, Siemens Ltd. Thailand donated a sum of Bt80,000 from the Siemens Caring Hands fund via a media house channel to help the victims. The cheque was handed over by Prapassorn Virothai, Head of Communications to the Director of Central Service of Mass Communication Organization of Thailand Public Company Limited at Studio 1, Television Building. Besides the monetary support, about 20 staff volunteers also joined the CC team there to help pack the donated relief stuffs to be delivered to the flood-affected people.
The Japanese government, under its grant assistance for grassroots human security projects scheme (GGP), is providing Bt1.88 million for waste-management centres and promoting waste recycling in Samokhae sub-district in the Muang district of Phitsanulok province.
Richard Abela, country president of Novartis (Thailand) has donated Bt473,000 to the Pattaya Redemptorist School for the Blind, under the patronage of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn.
General Motors vice president of global manufacturing and president of international operations Tim Lee recently joined GM Southeast Asia president Martin Apfel to hand out 130 virtually indestructible footballs to schoolchildren in Chon Buri.