ACCCIM Press Releases

7 Feb 2020

ACCCIM Donate 3.5 million pieces of Medical Gloves to China

Tan Sri Ter Leong Yap (7th from left) led ACCCIM office bearers together with representatives from China Enterprises Chamber of Commerce in Malaysia and Sinotrans Logistics (M) Sdn. Bhd had an inspection tour to check the logistic arrangement for the donated medical gloves.From left: Ms Chow Mun Seong, Mr. Teoh Kok Lin, Mr. Yap Heng Or, Dato’ Tan Tian Meng, Mr. Siang Teck Siong, Tan Sri Lim Kuang Sia, Tan Sri Ter Leong Yap, Mr. Liu Shaoquan, Mr. Willy Chen, Datuk Ng Yih Pyng, Dato’ Barry Ong Thai Hean and Dr. Leong Kai Hin.

As the recent outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) epidemic in various regions of China and appealed urgent need of the medical supplies, The Associated Chinese Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) has instantly called for donations of medical gloves from our members all around Malaysia to the hospitals affected by the epidemic in China to help battle the Novel Conoravirus.

As at 5th February 2020, ACCCIM Constituent Members and office bearers have pledged to donate 3.5 million pieces of medical gloves to be sent to China in batches. Meanwhile, some members continued to express their intention to donate. ACCCIM will decide which medical supplies to be sent to China according to the development of the epidemic.

On 7th February 2020, Tan Sri Datuk Ter Leong Yap, President of ACCCIM and office bearers inspected the progress of transportation of the gloves. The attendees include Tan Sri Dato’ Lim Kuang Sia, Deputy President of ACCCIM, Mr. Siang Teck Siong, Vice President of ACCCIM, Dato’ Tan Tian Meng, Secretary General of ACCCIM, Datuk Ng Yih Pyng, Deputy Secretary General I of ACCCIM, Mr. Yap Heng Or, Deputy Treasurer of ACCCIM, Dr. Leong Kai Hin, National Council Member of ACCCIM, Mr. Teoh Kok Lin, National Council Member of ACCCIM, Ms. Chow Mun Seong, CEO of ACCCIM, Dato’ Barry Ong Thai Hean, Deputy Chairman of Welfare Committee of KLSCCCI, Mr. Liu Shaoquan, Vice President cum Secretary General of China Enterprises Chamber of Commerce in Malaysia and Mr. Willy Chen, Managing Director of Sinotrans Logistics (M) Sdn. Bhd.

Tan Sri Ter Leong Yap express his gratitude to all the ACCCIM Constituent Members for the prompt response to the call. At the meantime, he also extended his appreciation to the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Malaysia and the China Enterprises Chamber of Commerce in Malaysia for their voluntary efforts in  coordinating with the recipient hospitals in China. He also thanked Sinotrans Logistics (M) Sdn. Bhd in helping ACCCIM to ship the medical gloves to China at no cost.

ACCCIM will continue to monitor the development of the epidemic, and decide the following actions to be taken in helping to fight the epidemic according to the circumstances and demands. Other than that, in order to raise the public awareness about the nCoV epidemic, ACCCIM will also share a series of relevant information on strengthening personal hygiene and preventing epidemic on our Social Media platform — ACCCIM Facebook.

Tan Sri Ter also urges the public follow the instructions of Ministry of Health to strengthen personal hygiene practice, and demonstrate the spirit of helping other and joint our hands together to fight the virus together.

Tan Sri Ter Leong Yap (2nd from left) delivered the speech and briefed on the donation of  the medical gloves. 1st from left was Tan Sri Lim Kuang Sia; 1st from right was Mr. Liu Shaoquan; 2nd from right was Mr. Willy Chen.

 List of Donors

  Donated by Medical Gloves
1. Tan Sri Datuk Ter Leong Yap 500,000 pieces
2. Tan Sri Dato’ Lim Kuang Sia 500,000 pieces
3. Kedah Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry 1,200,000 pieces
4. Young Entrepreneurs Committees of ACCCIM and Constituent Members 500,000 pieces
5. The Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kuala Lumpur and Selangor 300,000 pieces
6. Malacca Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry 300,000 pieces
7. Mr. Teoh Kok Lin 100,000 pieces
8. Mr. Gan Boon Khim 100,000 pieces
Total 3,500,000 pieces

Note: Kindly refer the attachment for the full list of donors


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