Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur donated MYR 10,000 to the Tabung Wira Lahad Datu during a cheque presentation ceremony held today at Sri Pentas. The cheque was presented by Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur’s Vice President / General Manager, Mr. Lothar Nessmann and received by Media Prima Berhad’s Chief Operating Officer of Group Shared Services, Datuk Kamal Khalid. Also present at the event was Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur’s Area Director of Communications, Dato’ Rosemarie Wee.
“We hope that our little contribution will help in building the funds for the fallen heroes. Our prayers go to the families members” said Mr. Lothar Nessmann at the cheque presentation ceremony.
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts remains committed to operating in an economically, socially and environmentally responsible manner whilst balancing the interests of diverse stakeholders. In striving to be a leader in corporate citizenship and sustainable development, a corporate-level CSR Committee drives the company’s initiatives in the strategic areas of stakeholder relations, environment, health and safety, supply chain and employees. These focus areas are unified under the umbrella brand of “Sustainability”, together with Shangri-La’s core CSR projects “Embrace” and “Sanctuary”. Hotel-level Embrace programmes focus on Shangri-La’s Caring People Project, which aims to promote the highest level of education and health support in underprivileged communities. Sanctuary programmes concentrate on Shangri-La’s Care for Nature Project, which promotes the conservation and restoration of biodiversity. For more information, please visit the group’s CSR section on www.shangri-la.com