HP Inc. Malaysia has donated 112 units of HP PCs along with computer accessories at Dataran Kota Iskandar to support the vaccination programme in Johor.
The devices will be used by the State of Johor to facilitate the roll-out of the state vaccination programme across 56 vaccination centres in April.
The Chief Minister of Johor, Hasni Mohammad was present to accept the donation on behalf of Johor at the handover ceremony.
“We are thankful for HP Inc. Malaysia’s continuous support throughout the Covid-19 outbreak from contributing the PPE in 2020 to now, with personal computers for our vaccination centres. To ensure full usage of these devices, we will repurpose the computers for community internet centers and educational purposes post Covid-19 vaccination,” Hasni added.
“Johor is an important partner to us and it is vital that HP contributes to the safety of our partners, customers and the communities we operate in. We hope the PC donations will benefit Johoreans and Malaysians as we continue to learn and work from home,” Bret Funke, Managing Director of HP Manufacturing Malaysia said.
HP Malaysia has extended various ongoing support throughout the outbreak includes support to the government body, donation to Mercy Malaysia to help vaccination mass testing programme as well as personal protective supplies (PPE) to the state of Johor and Penang.
The company has also partnered with Teach for Malaysia to donate laptops for needy students.