Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies and data solutions, today announced that the Company has committed $500,000 to support relief and recovery efforts after this week's devastating earthquake in China. The funds will be donated to the Red Cross Society of China.
“We extend our sympathy and good wishes to those affected by the destruction and impact of the earthquake in China and are committed to supporting relief efforts. The Red Cross Society of China's immediate response to provide relief efforts is commendable and we are pleased to assist with their vital work,” said Jing Wang, executive vice president of Qualcomm Asia Pacific and Middle East/Africa.
Qualcomm has offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong.
Qualcomm Incorporated (www.qualcomm.com) is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on CDMA and other advanced technologies. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in the S&P 500 Index and is a 2008 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.