Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Donate Medical Supplies to 10 More Asian Nations
Saturday, 21 March 2020
HANGZHOU, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar 21, 2020-- The Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation today announced plans to donate much-needed medical supplies to 10 more countries in Asia to help the global fight against COVID-19. The governments of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Laos, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka will receive from the two foundations a donation totaling 1.8 million masks, 210,000 COVID-19 test kits, 36,000...
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