As an conviction of Grand Royal Group, “Being A Good Corporate Citizen” is always a priority for sustainable development of our business. For social life and environmental benefit for our beneficiaries, we have been implementing the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Program. It is reserved from 1.5 Billion to 2 Billion as the annual budget to carry out the activities for CSR program of Grand Royal Group. In summary, under our “Clean Water Project”, digging up the wells and treating water are referred to the value of every clean water drop, we could create the clean water source for more than 6,000 households and 40,000 populations in total. Moreover, with the project to cure eye vision disease, we have given medical treatment for more than 80,000 populations. We have received, in 2018, the CSR of the year awarded by the American Chamber of Commerce three year consistently.
In addition, Grand Royal Group is always following one of the important reliabilities of corporate governance, paying taxation. For 2018-2019 fiscal year, we have paid more than 100 Billion MMK standing as the top tax payer list in Myanmar since many decades. Moreover, we have been awarded as a top 5 tax payer by the President.
“Clean Water Project” of Grand Royal Group has been successfully implemented since 2016 in Yangon and Mandalay as the prioritized regions in Kawhmu, Thasi, Meikhtila and Kyaukpadaung Districts. For now, our “Clean Water Project” which has been implemented in 2018-2019 fiscal year gained the positive outcomes for the local population. That project has been commenced since December 2018 implementing in Shankwin, Phayachaung, Palaung and Ahkwei villages in Pathein, Pantanaw and Maubin Townships of Ayeyarwaddy where the inhabitants have been experiencing water crisis. Currently, this project has brought for 1,380 households and 6,199 populations accessing drinking water. Moreover, as the next step of “Clean Water Project” for the year 2019, we are now carrying out the survey to implement in Bago Region with water crisis.
“We have spent 40 million for this project to build 4 water purification buildings, 4 water cleaning machines and 4 water collecting pools. The project already got positive outcomes since March 2019 but the celebration ceremony has been held just in June 2019. The Clean Water Project is implementing for the right places choosing the suitable villages after the survey which collaborating with the government representatives”, said the CSR Manager U Tint Wai.
Our institution “Grand Royal Group” is caring for the development of people living standards and always helping best. As for the activities of our CSR work plans, we have been working for eye care, clean water supply, building schools, and supporting the football team for countrywide sport, in addition with the further supports and donations in disaster areas according to our motto “Being A Good Corporate Citizen”, said the Co-Chairman of Grand Royal Group, U Aung Moe Kyaw.
“In our village, we had experienced many crises to access drinking water for a long time. During rainy seasons, we had to store raining water. For other times, we had to rely on creek water and hand scooped waterholes. But now, we the whole villagers can get access to clean and healthy water”, said U Ohn Thein, a local person from Ahkwei Village.