Donations pour in for COVID-19 relief efforts

Lyna Mohamad & James Kon

Donations continued to pour in from local companies to 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, especially to the Ministry of Health’s (MoH) efforts in curbing the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar received the donations at the MoH yesterday.

Soon Lee Holdings (SLH) donated BND100,000. The company’s Financial Controller Helen Ong presented the donation.

Grand Management Company (GMC) donated 1,200 units (500ml hand sanitiser), 4,000 pieces of surgical face mask, 10,000 pieces of medium sized (100 outer) disposable nitrile gloves and 10,000 pieces of large sized (100 outer) disposable nitrile gloves. Directors Eddy Ong and Drag Ong presented the donation.

Lim Teck Hoo Holdings Sdn Bhd presented BND50,000 donation to the MoH. Company CEO and Chairman Dato Paduka Lim Beng Thai presented the donation. Hokkien Association of Brunei Darussalam presented BND55,400 to the MoH. Association Chairman Lim Han Chiong presented the donation.

ABOVE & BELOW: Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar receives donations from Hokkien Association of Brunei Darussalam Chairman Lim Han Chiong and Lim Teck Hoo Holdings Sdn Bhd Company CEO and Chairman Dato Paduka Lim Beng Thai. PHOTOS: RAHWANI ZAHARI & JAMES KON

ABOVE & BELOW: The minister receives donations from Soon Lee Holdings (SLH) Financial Controller Helen Ong and HSE Engineering Sdn Bhd Executive Director Michael Chang

ABOVE & BELOW: The minister receives donations from Grand Management Company (GMC) directors Eddy Ong and Drag Ong and Borneo United Enterprise Sdn Bhd Managing Director Stanley Lim Hock Ghim; and Permanent Secretary at the MoH Haji Abdul Manap bin Othman receives donations from Firoz Jaya Silkhouse Sdn Bhd’s Managing Director Firoz Khan Namroz Khan and StoneVille Hotel Manager Cheng Chiew Ann

Borneo United Enterprise Sdn Bhd donated BND20,000 to the MoH. Company Managing Director Stanley Lim Hock Ghim presented the donation.

HSE Engineering Sdn Bhd donated BND10,000. Executive Director Michael Chang presented the donation.

Meanwhile, StoneVille Hotel, Temburong made a BND10,000 donation to the MoH. Manager of StoneVille Hotel Cheng Chiew Ann presented the donation.

Syarikat Ampuan Haji Salleh Quarry Temburong contributed BND3,000. The donation was presented by Managers Ampuan Haji Salleh bin Ampuan Haji Judah and Tan Soon Hsing.

Air Cat Logistics Sdn Bhd presented BND3,000. The cheque was presented by General Manager Thomas Koh.

Firoz Jaya Silkhouse Sdn Bhd also contributed BND3,000 to the MoH and the cheque was handed over by Managing Director Firoz Khan Namroz Khan.

Emadin Contractor donated BND1,000 to the ministry and the cheque was presented by Manager Haji Japar bin Suyut. Aiking Trading Co Sdn Bhd handed over 100 cartons of Mr Brown Coffee to the MoH. Executive Administrator of Aiking Nurul Afiezah binti Juhar presented the donation.

Permanent Secretary at the MoH Haji Abdul Manap bin Othman received the donations.