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News Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 12, 2013

EISAI MAKES DONATION TO VICTIMS OF TYPHOON HAIYAN IN PHILIPPINES

Eisai expresses its heartfelt sympathies to all those affected by Typhoon Haiyan (known as Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines), which has caused particularly extensive damage and loss of life in the central Philippines.

Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, President & CEO: Haruo Naito, “Eisai”) announced today that it has decided to donate emergency supplies equivalent to US$100,000 to support the relief efforts for victims of the typhoon.

The emergency supplies will be urgently distributed to local medical and related organizations through Eisai's Philippine subsidiary, HI-Eisai Pharmaceutical Inc. (Location: Manila, Philippines), so that they can be put to effective use as quickly as possible in the relief efforts and recovery of the typhoon-devastated areas.

The company sincerely hopes that its activities will help those affected by the typhoon and prays for the speedy recovery of the afflicted regions.


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