Thailand's Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) has received a 10 million baht donation from SCG, ASEAN's leading business conglomerate, which will be used for the modernization of the AIT Library.
SCG President and CEO Kan Trakulhoon pledged the donation to AIT President, Prof. Worsak Kanok-Nukulchai on Jan. 13 during a meeting at the SCG headquarters.?
¡°AIT is focusing on cementing ties with the private sector, particularly where AIT alumni have risen to the upper echelons,¡± Prof. Worsak said, thanking SCG for its gesture.?
According to AIT officials, the donation catapults the library's fundraising into the big leagues.?It is indicative of the path that AIT wishes to traverse, not only in raising resources, but also in bringing corporates closer to the Institute, President Worsak added.