The Ministry of Health received donations as part of the corporate social responsibility (CSR) from donors to assist the Government of His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam in tackling the COVID-19 outbreak in the Sultanate.
A total of BND42,300 was presented to Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar by To’kong China Society of Bandar Seri Begawan represented by its Chairman Lee Eng Ching.
Muara Port Company Sdn Bhd (MPC), a joint-venture company between Darussalam Assets Sdn Bhd (Darussalam Assets) and Beibu Gulf Holding (Hong Kong) Co, represented by MPC Chief Executive Officer Zeng Caili handed over a cheque to Minister of Health Dato Dr Haji Mohammad Isham bin Jaafar during a presentation ceremony.
The donation is part of MPC’s continued contribution and support to the Government’s efforts in curbing the spread of COVID-19.
MPC recently announced that the company is waiving Port Charges for the importation of all cargo relating to medical supplies and equipment intended for the Ministry of Health’s use to combat the COVID-19 outbreak.