2019 | Quarter 3
Welcome to the third edition of The Hub for 2019.
Concluding the third quarter of the year 2019, members of MMC Group have successfully completed 19 corporate updates, 18 stakeholder engagements and 12 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives that makes up an overwhelming of 49 corporate activities across the Group over the three months.
A glance on the corporate updates, working visit by YB Datuk Seri Panglima Wilfred Madius Tangau, Deputy Chief Minister of Sabah to Pelabuhan Tanjung Pelepas Sdn Bhd (PTP) was intended for ports in Sabah to emulate PTP’s success and contribute to the economic growth of the nation.
It is commendable to note that MMC Group of companies won 8 awards during the Malaysian Society of Occupational Safety and Health (MSOSH) Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Award 2019. Congratulations to Penang Port who won the Gold Class 1 Award under the Logistics and Transportation category, Northport won the Gold Class 2 Award, Malakoff won the Gold Merit, Gold Class 1 and Gold Class 2 awards under the Utility Sector, MMC Engineering won Gold Merit Award and Gold Class 1 Award and MMC PLSB was awarded Gold Class 2 Award.
The Group has made several social investments emphasising on the importance of education through the CSR initiatives. For instance, Johor Port has contributed RM 3 million to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Endowment Fund that will be used to assist the poor and needy students who are academically good but incapable of financing their fees and cost of living. Besides that, Northport has organised Examination Preparation Programmes for PT3 and SPM students that consist of employees’ children and underprivileged students from selected schools near Northport’s operations area. You will also find out more in this issue on our environmental CSR programmes conducted by our operating companies in the last quarter.
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