Blood Donation from ACLEDA Bank Plc.'s Staff
February 3, 2017
Phnom Penh, February 3, 2017 ACLEDA Bank Plc., the Bank You Can Trust, the Bank for the People and the Cambodia's leading commercial bank in Cambodia, announces today that its management & staff at headquarters and branches around Phnom Penh voluntarily participated in donated blood to rescue all the victims and patients who need the blood transfusions.
Dr. So Phonnary, Executive Vice President & Group Chief Operations Officer of ACLEDA Bank Plc., said that depending on blood transfusions are needed in hospitals for emergency treatment facilities across the country, ACLEDA Bank Plc. participated in voluntary and charitable blood donation two times on April 5, 2012 and January 27, 2016. By the way, today it is our third time that ACLEDA Bank Plc. is taking its part in a crucial social and the important humanity activities through the donating blood in voluntary to the National Blood Transfusion Center to rescue people's lives in case of emergency from ACLEDA Bank Plc.'s employee and its subsidiaries included ACLEDA Securities Plc., ACLEDA INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS, and ACLEDA Properties Ltd.
Dr. Hok Kim Cheng, Director of the National Blood Transfusions Center, said that today we do not have enough blood to save lives of people who need blood in urgent yet. Just a day in the capital needed blood about 150 units for rescue other victims and blood across the country need about 200 units every day. So we need more blood to save lives immediately. He urged and called on to Cambodian people across the country, especially the youth mercy join blood donation arrived at his unit to take, to help the victims who need blood is essential and these activities really contribute very much for helping save the lives of other people. He also added that if there is no contribution from the kindness of those, centers cannot sustain produce the blood by itself, so your participation is very important. He expressed his deep gratitude to the ACLEDA Bank Plc.'s management & staff at all levels who donated blood to the National Blood Transfusion Center to save the victims who need blood as necessary.
Currently, ACLEDA Bank Plc. has 5 subsidiaries which are ACLEDA Bank Lao Ltd., ACLEDA Securities Plc., ACLEDA INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS, ACLEDA MFI Myanmar Co., Ltd., and ACLEDA Properties Ltd.; and one representative office in Myanmar. By the end of December, 2016, ACLEDA Bank Plc. has total assets of USD 4,609 million, loan outstanding USD 2,771 million, and deposit USD 3,052 million.
Mr. PROM Visoth, Executive Vice President & Group Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary