One-2-One, an NGO working in the medical sector in Cambodia, has donated towards the funding of an on-site clinic at Phnom Penh SEZ. Dr. Annie Chen-Green, Director at One-2-One, has also pledged support by providing medical support to local doctors and nurses, as well as to provide dental care and gynecological services to female workers at Phnom Penh SEZ.
Sumi (Cambodia) Wiring Systems Co. Ltd., the local subsidiary of Japan's giant Sumitomo Corporation, has started its operations at Phnom Penh SEZ with a modern wiring harness production line, where initially 50 workers are setting up the production while a headcount of 500 staff is to be reached by the end of this year.
At the same time, O&M Manufacturing has officially opened its production facilities and will soon begin to produce and export high-quality leather products to the Japanese market. Here too, Managing Director Hiroshi sees a shift in the quality of the production. "Japanese consumers are extremely quality-conscious. That we now have such intricate products for globally renown brands being made in Cambodia and at Phnom Penh SEZ is a great reward for our work. Everyone who is working here is permanently improving the site, the services and the conditions we offer our investors, and we are glad that more and more quality products and producers are coming here to work with us".
Betagro (Cambodia) Company Limited, the local subsidiary of Thailand-based Betagro PLC is soon to launch its animal feed and distribution business in Cambodia from a production site at Phnom Penh SEZ. "We are very glad to have this reputed company here with us", says Hiroshi Uematsu, Phnom Penh SEZ Managing Director. "To Betagro, it is essential to have a centrally located production with easy access to the country's agriculturalists.
The Corporate Social Responsibility committee, a 9-member team of Phnom Penh SEZ staff, has today spent a day at Prey Rameas primary school where it dug a well to provide fresh water for the children's bathrooms, installed a new school gate, filled land in the schoolyard to even the playing field and installed a flag pole in front of the school building.