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Mapletree Donates S$1 million to Support Vietnam’s Battle Against Covid-19
August 11, 2021

SINGAPORE – Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd (“Mapletree” or “the Group”) is pleased to announce its donation of S$1 million (~VND17.3 billion or ~US$750,000)1 to the Vietnam Fund for Vaccination and Prevention of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (“Vietnam Covid-19 Fund”). In solidarity with the Vietnamese community, the donation will help fund the acquisition of Covid-19 vaccines. 

Ms Amy Ng Lee Hoon, Regional Chief Executive Officer of South East Asia & Group Retail, Mapletree said, “Mapletree believes in giving back to the communities in the markets which we operate. In over 15 years of presence in Vietnam, we have consistently supported the community through donations for local causes, as well as corporate social responsibility (“CSR”) activities initiated by our staff. Aligned to our CSR pillar of healthcare, we hope that this donation will play a role in protecting the health of frontliners and the community in Vietnam.”

Mapletree has supported the Vietnam community since 2011 to provide health cards for the less fortunate in Ho Chi Minh City. In 2017, the Group donated 20 wheelchairs to Thuy An Centre for Nurturing Old People and Disabled Children. The Mapletree Vietnam team have also been active and regular participants in the Group’s annual Staff CSR programme since 2018. As part of the international business community in Vietnam, the Group will remain a strong supporter of public health programmes in Vietnam’s efforts against Covid-19.

Mapletree’s CSR programme aims to empower individuals through education and healthcare; as well as enrich communities through the arts and environment. To date, the Group has disbursed more than S$20 million to fund CSR causes in markets where we have a presence.

As at 31 March 2021, Mapletree has S$1.4 billion of assets under management in Vietnam. This includes logistics, mixed-use, office, residential, retail and serviced apartment properties in Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, as well as Bac Ninh, Hung Yen and Binh Duong province.

1Exchange rate: S$1 = VND17,301; S$1 = US$0.75

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ABOUT MAPLETREE
Mapletree Investments (“Mapletree”) is a leading real estate development, investment, capital and property management company headquartered in Singapore. Its strategic focus is to invest in markets and real estate sectors with good growth potential. By combining its key strengths, the Group has established a track record of award-winning projects, and delivers consistent and high returns across real estate asset classes.

As at 31 March 2021, Mapletree owns and manages S$66.3 billion of office, retail, logistics, industrial, data centre, residential, and lodging properties. The Group manages four Singapore-listed real estate investment trusts (“REITs”) and five private equity real estate funds, which hold a diverse portfolio of assets in Asia Pacific, Europe, the United Kingdom (“UK”) and the United States (“US”).

The Group’s assets are located across 13 markets globally, namely Singapore, Australia, Canada, China, Europe, Hong Kong SAR, India, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, the UK, the US and Vietnam. To support its global operations, Mapletree has established an extensive network of offices in these countries.

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