BRUSSELS: Chinese billionaire and Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma has pledged to donate two million protecting masks for distribution throughout Europe, with a primary consignment arriving in Belgium late on Friday.
A cargo airplane loaded with 500,000 masks and different medical provides comparable to check kits landed at Liege Airport. The consignment shall be despatched to Italy, a joint assertion by the Alibaba and Jack Ma foundations, the Belgian area of Wallonia and Liege Airport mentioned.
Additional flights are due arrive in coming days to the airport, which is ready to grow to be Alibaba’s important European hub for e-commerce shipments.
Ma has additionally mentioned he’ll donate 500,000 coronavirus testing kits and a million masks to the USA, whereas urging worldwide cooperation to combat the well being disaster.