Phnom Penh, 05-06 November 2020 – AIA (Cambodia) Life Insurance Plc (“AIA Cambodia”) recently donated necessities to more than 400 families to help sustain them as they go about rebuilding their lives after the country’s most severe flood in years.
AIA Cambodia management, staff and Life Planners delivered packs containing food and drinks, personal hygiene products and cash to families residing in Battambang and Banteay Meanchey.
Mrs. Soun Savak, who received the contribution on behalf of the families at Rukha Kiri district, said: “We are grateful for the support and assistance provided by AIA Cambodia, especially when so many of those affected by the floods are from needy families. Their kindness will help us stay nourished and remain positive as we look to regain a sense of normalcy in trying times as these.”
Pauline Teoh, Chief Executive Officer of AIA Cambodia said: “Our best wishes and prayers go out to all who have lost loved ones, property and livelihoods. AIA Cambodia cares deeply about the welfare and safety of the communities we work and live in, and we hope our contribution can make a difference in reducing their suffering and help them start rebuilding their lives.”
The donation is part of AIA Cambodia’s corporate social responsibility initiative, which continuously looks to assist and improve local communities via all possible avenues, both as a caring multinational corporation and as the company’s long-term commitment to the Kingdom.
About AIA Cambodia
AIA (Cambodia) Life Insurance Plc (“AIA Cambodia”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of AIA Group Limited (“AIA” or “the Group”), the largest life insurer in the world by market capitalisation.
AIA has a presence in 18 markets in Asia-Pacific – wholly-owned branches and subsidiaries in Hong Kong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Korea, the Philippines, Australia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Vietnam, New Zealand, Macau, Brunei, Cambodia, a 97 per cent subsidiary in Sri Lanka, a 49 per cent joint venture in India. AIA was also granted approval as preferred applicant to operate in Myanmar through a 100 per cent wholly-owned subsidiary. AIA is a market leader in the Asia-Pacific region (ex-Japan) based on life insurance premiums and holds leading positions across the majority of its markets. It had total assets of US$256 billion as of 30 June 2019. Through an extensive network of agents, partners and employees across Asia-Pacific, AIA serves the holders of more than 34 million individual policies and over 16 million participating members of group insurance schemes.
AIA Cambodia offers market-leading life insurance products and services to meet the growing need for financial protection and long-term savings of people in Cambodia. AIA Cambodia is committed to contributing to the Kingdom’s economic and social development over the long term, and help Cambodians live healthier, longer, better lives.