Honda Vietnam donates 420,000 USD to COVID-19 prevention fund hinh anh 1Honda Vietnam donates 10 billion VND to COVID-19 prevention fund (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - Honda Vietnam Company on March 19 donated 10 billion VND (over 420,000 USD) to the fund for COVID-19 prevention and control managed by the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee.

Nguyen Huy Trung, a representative from Honda Vietnam, said the firm is willing to join hands with the Government and the people in the fight against the COVID-19 epidemic.
He expressed the hope that the donation will contribute to partly solving difficulties caused by the disease.

Previously, on February 22, Honda Vietnam also donated hand sanitizer and infrared body temperature meters with a total value of 1 billion VND (42,739 USD) to the northern province of Vinh Phuc.

The company is implementing other programmes to present face masks and hand sanitiser to people in 10 provinces: Phu Tho, Tuyen Quang, Thai Nguyen, Bac Ninh, Quang Binh and Thua Thien Hue, Phu Yen, Quang Tri, Lam Dong and Ba Ria - Vung Tau.

It also gave face masks to over 320,000 workers in 16 industrial parks in eight cities and provinces (Can Tho, Da Nang, Hai Phong, Thai Nguyen, Vinh Phuc, Bac Ninh, Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City)./.