KUALA LUMPUR: CIMB Islamic Bank Bhd (CIMB Islamic) has committed RM1mil, renewable annually for up to three years, for the conservation efforts of Setiu Wetlands, Terengganu.
The three-year project is in collaboration with World Wide Fund for Nature Malaysia (WWF-Malaysia).
CIMB Islamic CEO Ahmad Shahriman Mohd Shariff said EcoSave Savings Account-i reflects CIMB Islamic’s priority on sustainability and responsible banking.
Apart from eco-friendly features like no passbook, and paperless transactions, this account also boasts a unique, differentiating feature whereby 0.2% of the total portfolio average balance will be channeled towards green initiatives.
“CIMB Islamic will continue to innovate products that are sustainability-linked to ensure that our customers have the best options in helping them fulfil their environmental, economic and social (EES) aspirations while banking with us, ” Ahmad Shahriman said.
The project contributes towards safeguarding Setiu Wetlands’ healthy and functioning ecosystem.
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