KIA Motors Asia Donates US$ 100,000 To Aid Flood Victims In Laos | Lao Tribune

KIA Motors Asia Donates US$ 100,000 To Aid Flood Victims In Laos

The KIA Motors Asia of Republic of Korea donated US$ 100,000 to aid flood victims in Laos.

The handover ceremony held at the Ministry of Laobour and Social Welfares between Minister of Labour and Social Welfare Dr. Khampheng Saysompheng and General Manager -KIA Motors Asia Regional, Mr Kim Hoogon on October 24, 2018 in Vientiane Capital.

KIA Motors have been also active in providing relief aid for the flood victims in Laos, according to Mr. Mr Kim Hoogon.

The collapse of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy dam in late July caused severe flooding in downstream Sanamxay district, Attapeu province. The flooding has claimed dozens of lives and left almost hundred people missing and more than 7,000 people displaced or homeless.

He also expressed hope that the contribution will assist the Lao PDR to facilitate its relief efforts and more importantly to restore damaged basic necessities in a speedy manner.

Source: Lao News Agency