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Putrajaya, 11 August, 2017 AEON Group of Companies announced in a signing ceremony held at the Ministry of Youth & Sports that the Company will be one of the Silver Sponsors of the 29th Southeast Asian Games ("SEA Games") and the 9th ASEAN Para Games.

AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad and AEON CO. (M) BHD.; the two (2) companies under the AEON Group will be in the forefront of this sponsorship and will be known as the “Official Credit Card & Retail Partner” for the said games. Both companies sponsorship in the games is the first and is a show of support for this sporting event.

Present to witness the official announcement of AEON Group of Companies as the Silver Sponsor was Y.B. Datuk M. Saravanan; Deputy Minister Youth & Sports.

AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad’s Managing Director; Mr Kenji Fujita said they were pleased to be a sponsor of one of the biggest sporting events in South East Asia. He continued to comment that AEON Credit has always believed in local talent having sponsored the Ampang Jaya Badminton Club which is part of the Malaysia Purple League hence it seemed only natural to be part of this sponsorship.

"AEON CO. (M) BHD. will always strive the best for its customers and also engage with the communities where it operates with the aim of enriching their lifestyles. We had continuously supported activities for the benefit of the nation and this time around, we are proud to be associated with SEA Games, an exciting sporting event throughout South East Asia, and especially when Malaysia is the host. We are excited to show our contribution and support for the games and the country". said Mr Poh Ying Loo.

The total sponsorship will be in cash and also in kind with Topvalu products placed at the VIP and players lounge.


About AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad

AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad (AEON Credit), a subsidiary of AEON Financial Service Co., Ltd Japan, is listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad. AEON Credit’s core businesses are provision of easy payment schemes for purchase of consumer durables and motor vehicles, personal financing schemes, issuance of credit cards and equipment financing for small businesses.

About AEON CO. (M) BHD

AEON CO. (M) BHD. is a leading General Merchandise Stores (GMS) cum supermarket chain in Malaysia, with 26 AEON Malls, 33 AEON Outlets and 3 MaxValu Supermarkets across the country. In the spirit of the name AEON, which means eternity in Latin, AEON’s goal is to work together endlessly with its customers, suppliers, business partners, shareholders and the community to create a future of limitless promises. Incorporated in 1984 in response to the Malaysian Government’s invitation to help modernize the country’s retailing industry, AEON’s chain of stores strive to satisfy the ever changing needs and desires of consumers. Guided by its “Customer First” philosophy, the company’s acute understanding of the target market needs, aided by optimal product-mix, AEON surpasses consumer expectations and enhances their experience every time they shop. All this is encapsulated in the tagline “AEON Enriching Your Lifestyle”.

Ms. Carol Pelly
Senior Manager, Corporate Communication
AEON Credit Service (M) Berhad
03-2772 7758


Najib Danial
Officer, Corporate Communication & CSR
03-9207 2005