Phnom Penh: PRASAC, the Kingdom’s largest financial institution which is always committed and support all social activities, proudly contributes in promoting writing and reading by sponsoring 4th Peace Literature Award Ceremony on Poetry and Short Story. The event took place on 27 Saturday 2018 at the Buddhist Institute in Phnom Penh.
This awarding ceremony was organized by Khmer Writers’ Association at Overseas in cooperation with Khmer Writers’ Association in Cambodia. In this program, besides announcing the winners, there were also panel discussions on the pacifist movement in short stories and globalization of contemporary Khmer poems, including sharing session on composing and writing experience from well-known and respected poets and writers.
“We are so delighted to be the sponsor of this meaningful event with the objective to contribute to the literature writing and reading sector in Cambodia. PRASAC has thus far been actively involved in promoting reading, education and human resource development through the construction of 25 libraries in various provinces in Cambodia. Our sponsorship of today’s program is even more prove our good will in social activities,” said Mr. Say Sony, SVP & Chief Marketing Management.
Mr. Proeung Pranit, President of Khmer Writers’ Association, expressed his sincere thanks to PRASAC for sponsoring this remarkable event, giving high value on such contribution made by PRASAC in boosting and promoting national language and literatures for better development.
PRASAC is the largest and leading microfinance institution in Cambodia in providing financial services to Cambodian people such as: credits, deposits, water bill payment, electricity bill payment, goods and service bill payment, transfer, money exchange, phone top-up, payroll service, fast payment, ATM, POS and others with a network of 176 offices and 128 ATMs all throughout Cambodia.
Besides providing financial products and services, PRASAC delivers a multitude of programs that benefit to society such as constructing library buildings, sponsoring treatment for cleft and palates surgery, awarding talented students on Children Day, donating blood, providing emergency relief to its clients, and other humanitarian works… etc.