Malabar Gold & Diamonds actively participated in ‘Your Safety is our Aim’, Summer Health Awareness campaign organized by Ministry of Health & Prevention – Sharjah
Over 2000 laborers got benefited from the ‘Your Safety is our Aim’ campaign
The Summer Health Awareness Campaign named as ‘Your Safety is our Aim’ was conducted by Ministry of Health and Prevention- Sharjah in association with Malabar Gold & Diamonds & other like-minded organizations.
Free medical check-ups and awareness classes on the harsh summer heat was conducted for the laborers
Sharjah Medical District Director Mr. Mohammed Abdullah Al- Zarooni handed over a memento to Mr. Hamza KS, Manager – CSR, Malabar Gold & Diamonds as a token of appreciation for the group’s active participation in the campaign
Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailers globally with a strong retail network of 250 outlets spread across 10 countries actively participated in organizing the ‘Your Safety is our Aim’ Summer Health Awareness campaign at different locations in Sharjah conducted by Ministry of Health & Prevention- Sharjah. The Summer Health Awareness campaign was organized in association with Malabar Gold & Diamonds, Sharjah Municipality, Sharjah Labor Standards Development Authority, Sharjah Charity International, Sharjah Police, Sharjah Coop. Society, Emirates Red Crescent, Ministry of Defense and Sharjah Broadcasting Authority in the span of three days from 24th to 26th June, 2019.
Sharjah Medical District Director Mr. Mohammed Abdullah Al- Zarooni handed over a memento to Mr. Hamza KS, Manager – CSR, Malabar Gold & Diamonds as a token of appreciation for the group’s active participation in the campaign in the presence of Mr. Mohamed Al Jarwan, Deputy Director- Sharjah Medical District Director and Mr. Mohammed Al- Mashgooni, Government Communications Department Head.
Aiming to ensure quality health care accessibility to everyone, Malabar Gold & Diamonds has been associating in several such health related CSR activities in different parts of the Middle East in association with like-minded organization. Over 2000 laborers got benefited from the Free Health Check-up and Awareness camp. Free medicines, gifts & refreshments were also provided to the laborers at the camps.
Various awareness speeches and classes were given by the doctors and medical staff highlighting the precautions to be taken up in the rising heat of the harsh summer. The laborers were offered free consultations and diagnosis by expert doctors. Para medical staff were also present in the camp to provide free Blood pressure and Blood sugar tests. Caps, bags and other summer goodies were distributed at the camp.
Mr. Shamlal Ahamed, Managing Director – International Operations, Malabar Gold & Diamonds commented “Malabar Group has always been in the forefront when it comes to CSR, right from the inception. A fixed percentage of our profit is kept aside for the CSR activities in all the regions where we operate. The group sincerely thank Ministry of Health & Prevention – Sharjah for giving us an opportunity to participate in this noble cause & we also thank Sharjah Municipality, Sharjah Labor Standards Development Authority, Sharjah Charity International, Sharjah Police Headquarters, Sharjah Coop Society, Emirates Red Crescent, Ministry of Defense and Sharjah Broadcasting Authority for their whole hearted support.”
The group supports many philanthropic activities and is always ready to take initiatives to help the deprived section in the society. The key focus areas of the CSR initiatives of Malabar Group are in the areas of Health, Education, Women Empowerment, Housing and Environment. The group, which currently has showrooms across GCC, India, Far East and USA undertakes several welfare activities with the association of like-minded organizations in the respective regions.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds is the flagship company of Malabar Group, a leading diversified Indian business conglomerate.
Established in 1993 in the Indian state of Kerala, Malabar Gold & Diamonds today has a strong retail network of 250 outlets spread across 10 countries, 14 wholesale units in addition to offices, design centers and factories spread across India, Middle East, Far East & USA. With an annual turnover of $4.51 billion, the company currently ranks one among the largest jewellery retailers globally.
With 14 cluster manufacturing units in India and GCC – the company currently has 12 jewellery brands to cater to the discerning needs of customers. With headquarters in Kerala and branches across India, Middle East & Far East, Malabar Group is best known for its activities in the field of gold, diamonds, silver and lifestyle articles.
The group also operates MGD – Lifestyle Jewellery, a retail concept offering trendy and light weight jewellery that represents the independent and the modern woman through its designs and collections.
The group, owned by over 4,000 shareholders excels in quality products and services, has more than 13,000 professionals working for its continued success.
Malabar Gold & Diamonds also features an online store http://www.malabargoldanddiamonds.com providing customers the opportunity to purchase their favorite jewelry any time and on any day from the comfort of their home.