AMK CUP 2016
Phnom Penh: The AMK CUP 2016 has officially kicked off on July 30, 2016. A total of 31 football teams are participating in the tournament, from all AMK branches across the country. The event has been organized to boost friendship, health and closer relationship within the AMK family.
AMK Microfinance Plc. is not only here to help large numbers of poor people improve their livelihood options through delivery of appropriate and viable microfinance services but also to create a fun environment for its staff through team building and social activities. AMK especially encourages all staff to play sport in order to promote their wellbeing.
Mr. Suon Pisey, Head of Credit department is the Chairman of AMK Football Tournament Committee, said that “Sports bring health and friendship. AMK has acknowledged that the CUP is not only for fun and better relationship but promotes health and fitness of its AMK family as well.” He added that this year’s award is special as the prize has been upped to 2 million Riels (US0).
AMK CUP was created in 2008. Only AMK staff are allowed to join this tournament. This year’s event is the 9th Tournament. In 2015, the Cup took around 5 months before Kampong Thom branch team finally emerged as champions.