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CRSG empowers Hamilton community

Max A Konneh

May 2, 2018

Members of Hamilton Community and officials of CRSG in a group photograph
Management of CRSG and members of Hamilton Community at the presentation ceremony


In an effort to promote socio-economic development and ensure that the living conditions of people staying in their areas of operation are improved, the management of China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) has provided a total amount of $35,000 (Thirty-Five Thousand United States Dollars) for the Hamilton community in the Western Area Rural District, where one of the company’s quarries is located.

Making this disclosure to the media, Project Coordinator Mr. Shaw re-echoed his company’s unwavering commitment to complementing government’s effort in promoting development in the country.

In addition to that, he intimated that earlier in 2016, his company provided $19,000 (Nineteen Thousand United States Dollars) to the same community. On 20th April, 2018 he said they also doled out $16,000 (Sixteen Thousand United States Dollars) to key stakeholders from Hamilton community in the presence of the CRSG Social Impact Assessment Consultant and officials from the Anti-Corruption Commission.

Apart from funds, he said that in fulfillment of its corporate social responsibility, the company has also provided electricity, water tanks, granite stones and other materials to enhance development in the area.

Mr. Shaw disclosed that they have completed road work on the Waterloo highway and now moving towards Makolo and then Masiaka, where the project is expected to end.

Members of the community expressed their appreciation and pledged continued support to the company and appealed for more while promising to use the funds for its intended purpose.

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