| Faza Suraj |
MORE than 400 people gathered at the Padang Bandaran of Kuala Belait yesterday for the Sixth AGC (Adinin Group of Companies) Annual Charity Run. Since its commencement in March 2009, the event has successfully encouraged people, especially the employees of the AGC, towards a healthy lifestyle while creating a spirit of harmony and teamwork among them.
Awg Hj Haris bin Othman, the Belait District Officer, was the guest of honour at the event. Also in attendance were Hj Musa bin Hj Adnin, the Managing Director of AGC; Law Xiao Song, the Executive Director of AWE (Adinin Works and Engineering) and Awg Hj Abed bin Hj Abd Hamid, the AGC Head Office HSE Committee Chairman.
Themed “Every mile for a smile”, the event was divided into two categories; 3km race for female and 4km race for male.
In his speech, Hj Musa bin Hj Adnin said, “Last year, 372 participants registered whose contributions of B$2,586 was topped up by AGC to our total donation of B$6,000.”
He added, “This year, we hope to be able to donate just as much, if not more.”