Tencent Inc chairman and CEO Ma Huateng in September 23rd in Hongkong to attend an international charity Forum revealed that the Tencent hope pays 1-2% of the profits of public investment, at the same time, through the Internet platform and the influence of various technical means, the Tencent is to contribute to more public welfare activities, and make it more transparent, more integrated into the daily life of ordinary people.
Ma Huateng to attend the Hongkong Jockey Club charity trust organized by the international charity Forum
Ma Huateng was sponsored by the Hongkong Jockey Club Charities Trust.
Ma Huateng said in answer to the question, the Tencent was founded in 1998 after six or seven years of development, the survival from entering the stage of development, our five founders began to think how to use our platform so many users influence and our enterprises to create wealth can do more for our society, from 2006 to 2007 during the start to think and organize Chinese first Internet public welfare foundation, at the same time we set up a rule to come up with at least 1% of the profits of public investment in almost every year, over the years our donation ratio is around 1% to 2%, the future will keep the same percentage.
According to public data show that the net profit of the Tencent in 2015 amounted to 32 billion 410 million yuan, rose more than 30%. which means that, according to the proportion of public funds, the annual investment of Tencent with profits soared.
Ma Huateng said, we hope not only to pay, but the key is to exert our influence in the platform. The Tencent foundation set up a public platform currently very active, its purpose is to bring thousands of public welfare organizations, NGO, many public projects with us hundreds of millions of users together.
He pointed out that when it comes to the new technology used in public, because Chinese with mobile phone, in particular, in recent years, the Internet technology to connect the public Chinese also go before the comparison. The Tencent public platform as an example, now ninety percent donation is finished through the mobile phone, eighty percent of them from social donations, such as there is a disaster, I to claim a donation, I sent my friend, let my friends to donate.
Ma Huateng also mentioned that the Tencent concerned about the small number of technical innovation how to integrate the public. For example WeChat, the number of steps walk every day more than 10 thousand steps then decided to donate a certain amount to sponsor you want to support public welfare projects, such as donated by WeChat voice recording, users can record for the blind love a Book of audiobooks, and by QQ the power release information to find missing children.
It is worth noting that, Ma Huateng said WeChat is exploring a first aid function.
The size of China welfare is rapidly growing, from 10 billion yuan in 2006, in the past ten years, up to 100 billion yuan. But Ma Huateng believes that the development of public welfare Chinese has just begun, the longer you have to learn from the west, there is a core problem is the talent,
He said at the forum, is a comprehensive problem of charity, in fact, is a process of redistribution of social wealth and resources, the process involved in society, government, enterprise, individual, also involves the concept of talent, and the policy and so on, we need the whole society to work together.
Based on the experience of many years of technical public interest, the Tencent started in 2015.
Ma Huateng and Tencent Inc President Liu Chiping said in an internal message to employees,
In addition to the Tencent involved in exploration in the field of public service, Ma Huateng also participated in the different areas of the project, including child care, disaster rescue and protection of the environment. In April this year, Ma Huateng announced that the individual will donate one hundred million shares of Tencent stock is injected in the preparation of the charity fund, through various charitable organizations and projects, mainly in the mainland China support health, education, environmental protection and other charity projects and explore the Global Frontier Science and basic science.
He said in announcing the donation: