Canon Marketing Vietnam Co., Ltd presented hundreds of gifts worth 300 million VND to 400 storm-hit households in Duc Bon and Duc Linh communes, Vu Quang district, central Ha Tinh province on November 3 and 4.

Nick Yoshida, Executive Director of Canon Marketing Vietnam Co., Ltd, said he hopes the aid will contribute to helping the victims soon overcome the difficulties and resume their normal lives.

According to Le Van Ngo, deputy Chairman of the Duc Bong People’s Committee, typhoon Nari, the 11 th to hit the country this year, flooded 300 households and divided eight villages in the area.

Assistance from relief workers, including Canon’s staff, has encouraged local people to overcome the storm’s consequences, he said.

Last year, Canon donated 330 million VND to storm victims in Huong Khe and Vu Quang districts.

The company has organised many charitable activities to help disadvantaged schools and launched campaigns to protect the environment in Vietnam .

Over the past 10 years, Canon has created jobs for 25,000 workers and made contributions to social activities in the country.-VNA