On 18th December 2018, Myanmar Yang Tse Copper Limited and its sister company Myanmar Wanbao Mining Copper Limited with partner Myanmar Economic Holdings Public Company Limited (MEHPCL) held the annual donation ceremony to embrace the elderly community, as well as the students who had achieved scholastic recommendations by the guidance of the Sagaing Regional Government.
18 villages from the surrounding S&K area were joined together with 33 villages from Myanmar Wanbao Mining Copper Limited and its Letpadaung Project in an official ceremony at the Letpadaung Kyawywa Stupa in Salingyi Township. Present on this occasion was the honoured Minister of Security and Border Affairs, Colonel Than Tun Aung, Sagaing Regional Government and its respected Senators and Chairman of the related townships and districts, as well as responsible staff from MEHPCL, MYTCL and Myanmar Wanbao along with related village administrators and CSD representatives.Col. Than Tun Aung commenced the celebrations with a speech that forwarded great appreciation to the two companies that had worked closely with the related governments and their communities in order to make this amazing event occur. Following the Minister was Mr. Luo Daqing, Deputy General Manager, who spoke about the Donation for community, and of the gratitude the company has for being a part of the community on the whole.
Elderly representatives from each village received 50,000mmk with a blanket and towel donation kit for all of their fellow aged within their communities on their behalf. The students and the elders gave their own words of thanks in speeches to the companies. The sum of the donations distributed by Myanmar Yang Tse Copper Limited to these 2 CSR projects totaled 152,544,000 kyats.