English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Friday, 18 June 2021, 15:19 HKT/SGT
Share:
    

Source: Hitachi, Ltd.
Hitachi to Donate to COVID-19 Relief Efforts in India and Other Countries

TOKYO, June 18, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi Group announced today that it will take support measures for India and other countries facing various social problems such as disasters, accidents, and pandemics.

To support India, Hitachi, Ltd. and Hitachi India Pvt. Ltd. will donate a total of approx. 50 million yen to the Japan Committee for UNICEF and charitable institutions in India. Hitachi, Ltd. has already provided 500 oxygen concentrators (worth approx. 30 million yen) to Hitachi Group companies in India. In addition to this, Hitachi Group companies in India will take support measures for employees including medical care. Through these efforts, Hitachi Group will contribute to supporting children, their families, and employees in India who are affected by COVID-19.

Furthermore, Hitachi Group will introduce a social contribution scheme, whereby the company will match donations made by employees, as a measure of support for India and other countries facing various social problems. In fiscal 2021, donations up to approx. 30 million yen is planned by company side.

Hitachi Group is taking steps to prevent the spread of the outbreak and to support employees, placing top priority on the health and safety of its employees and their families worldwide, as well as its stakeholders, customers, and partners. By introducing a social contribution scheme, employees and companies will work together to contribute to addressing social issues globally.

How Hitachi is responding to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
https://www.hitachi.com/information/ImportantNotices/index.html

About Hitachi, Ltd.

Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is focused on its Social Innovation Business that combines information technology (IT), operational technology (OT) and products. The company's consolidated revenues for fiscal year 2020 (ended March 31, 2021) totaled 8,729.1 billion yen ($78.6 billion), with 871 consolidated subsidiaries and approximately 350,000 employees worldwide. Hitachi is working to increase social, environmental and economic value for its customers across six domains; IT, Energy, Industry, Mobility, Smart Life and Automotive Systems through Lumada, Hitachi's advanced digital solutions, services, and technologies for turning data into insights to drive digital innovation. For more information on Hitachi, please visit the company's website at https://www.hitachi.com.

Topic: Press release summary
Source: Hitachi, Ltd.

Sectors: Electronics, Cloud & Enterprise
https://www.acnnewswire.com
From the Asia Corporate News Network


Copyright © 2021 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.

 
Hitachi, Ltd. Links

http://www.hitachi.com

https://www.facebook.com/hitachi.global/

https://twitter.com/hitachiglobal?lang=en

https://www.youtube.com/user/HitachiBrandChannel

https://ph.linkedin.com/company/hitachi

Hitachi, Ltd. Releated News
Sept 15, 2021 13:00 HKT/SGT
日立など、マンション内のタッチレス移動を実現するタブレット型顔認証システムとLINE連携タッチレスエレベーター呼びサービスをレオン都市開発の新築マンションに導入
Sept 13, 2021 10:41 HKT/SGT
Hitachi Sets New Target to Contribute to a Net Zero Society
Sept 10, 2021 10:00 HKT/SGT
NTT東日本と日立、トレンドデータ活用とAIの予測根拠の提示により、納得感のある潜在ニーズ発掘や打ち手の立案を支援
Sept 9, 2021 12:57 HKT/SGT
Hitachi Elevator Philippines Receives 67 Elevators and Escalators Order for Its First Railway System Project
Sept 8, 2021 16:00 HKT/SGT
日立がフィリピンで初めて鉄道システム案件向けに昇降機67台を受注
More news >>
Copyright © 2021 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Cookies Policy | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 214 890 4418 | Beijing: +86 400 879 3881 | Hong Kong: +852 8192 4922 | Singapore: +65 6549 7068 | Tokyo: +81 3 6859 8575