MEPS SPONSORS RM20,000 FOR THE STAR-NEWSPAPER IN EDUCATION (NIE) PROGRAMME

MEPS, a company deeply entrenched in its corporate social responsibility roots, has recently sponsored RM20,000 towards The Star-Newspaper in Education (NIE) Programme 2013.

En Zulkanain Kassim, Group Managing Director handed the mock cheque to Mr Roshan Thiru, Director of Operations for The Star. This sponsorship will be used to sponsor 24,000 NIE pullouts to 20 schools in Perak, Perlis, Pahang, Kelantan and Terengganu.

These pullouts will greatly benefit students whose mother tongue is not English. It would also aid teachers with the appropriate teaching materials and knowledge to facilitate learning of the English language.