SHAH ALAM, Jul 26 – More than 200 shipping and logistics companies in Port Klang near here today contributed RM1 million to Tabung Harapan Malaysia. The “Mock check” was handed over by the group’s representative, Captain Ananda Kumar to Damansara MP Tony Pua on behalf of the Federal Government at a ceremony here, tonight.
The event was also attended by key players in the shipping and logistics industry. Among the contributors are Puncak Jupiter Management, CJ Century Logistic MTT Shipping, Beyond Logistic and Infinity Logistic, Westports Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Opal Asia Shipping, Northport (Malaysia) Berhad, Vertex Mission, Freight Mark, Xpress Feeders, Petikemas Freezone and Liga Logistics.
According to Ananda Kumar, the contributions collected since June 4 was made on the concept of brotherhood and was mooted by all the companies involved, who are also business partners. As of 3 pm yesterday, Tabung Harapan has collected RM161,896,353.60. Collections for the fund will cease on Aug 31. — Bernama