Solomon Systech Sponsors E Ink Holdings “eRead for the Future” Project
to Build Mobile Libraries for 37 elementary schools in Penghu County, Taiwan
(Hong Kong, 26 October 2022) Solomon Systech (International) Limited (“Solomon Systech” or the “Company”, stock code: 2878) is pleased to announce that the Company, in collaboration with ten e-paper ecosystem partner companies including E Ink Holdings, Netronix Inc., Readmoo, Xuan Tong System Integration, Hsu Kuang Foil Technology, Global Lighting Technologies, Innolux, AUO Display Plus, Ushine Photonics, Best Giving and the Penghu County Government of Taiwan, will establish the “eRead for the Future” mobile libraries for 37 elementary schools in the county. The participating companies donated a total of 1,000 color e-book readers and 103,000 e-books (each reader contains 103 quality e-books for lower, middle and upper grades), with a total donation value of NT$23.69 million. The e-books will benefit 3,239 students in Penghu County and enhance their overall learning. Solomon Systech is one of the sponsors of the e-book procurement.
The “eRead for the Future” project echoes the United Nations’ sustainability goals of SDG 4 Quality Education, SDG 3 Good Health and Wellbeing, and SDG 17 Global Partnership. It provides students with means of eye-friendly digital reading by utilizing the e-paper core technology, e-book readers that are especially devised for reading, and a variety of e-books with rich content.
Mr. Raymond Wang, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Solomon Systech said, “As a long-term partner of E Ink Holdings, we are pleased to have the opportunity to support “eRead the Future”, an exciting and meaningful project that will help educate the next generation through a more engaging reading experience. The low power consumption, reading comfort and ultra-slim features of e-paper will help protect students’ visual health while they enjoy the e-books. We will continue to work with E Ink to develop more e-paper products and applications to promote the sustainable development goals of ESG.”
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