Reaching Out to Natural Disasters Victims
Saddened by the catastrophic destruction brought about by natural disasters resulting in floods and earthquake, QL constantly provides aid either financially or food supplies to ease the pain of natural disasters victims who have suffer from the loss of life and homes.
In early March 2023, the state of Johor was hard hit by floods. Teaming up with Non-Governmental Organisations, FamilyMart provided food and water supplies to two of the most affected districts in Muar and Segamat. Approximately 300 flood victims received the assistance.
Other than assisting flood victims, QL Marine Products Sdn. Bhd. rented an excavator for digging of a new drainage as flood prevention measures for villagers at Kota Belud.
On 14 February 2023, QL contributed RM 500,000 to support the emergency relief fund for Turkiye – Syria earthquake victims. Witnessed by the Prime Minister, a cheque handover ceremony was attended by QL together with members of the Association Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCM). A collective donation amount of USD 1,000,000 was presented to the Foreign Affairs Minister.