Astro and Maxis contribute RM5 million for earthquake victims in Sulawesi

Astro and Maxis rally support to raise funds for Sulawesi tsunami victims

Henry Tan, CEO Designate of Astro Raja Tan Sri Arshad Raja Tun Uda, Chairman of Maxis Tun Zaki Azmi, Chairman of Astro YB Tuan Gobind Singh Deo, Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia YAB Tun Dr Mahathir bin Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia YAB Dato’ Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia YB Dato’ Saifuddin Abdullah, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Malaysia Robert Nason, CEO Interim of Maxis

Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad (Astro) and Maxis Berhad (Maxis) kickstarted a campaign to help raise funds for Tabung Bencana Gempa Bumi & Tsunami Sulawesi.

Both corporations will make a joint contribution of RM5 million to the fund and is in response to the Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s call to ASEAN countries to help Indonesia rebuild itself following the cataclysmic earthquake and tsunami in Central Sulawesi.

The joint contribution from Astro and Maxis is intended to aid in the restoration of Sulawesi, in particular rebuilding schools and communities.



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