Infineon Joins Fight against AIDS and Becomes Member of the Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS
By joining the Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS we want to assume the socio-political responsibility to enlist in the fight against AIDS and will support the organization in its information and prevention activities in our regions, declared Dr. Ulrich Schumacher, President and CEO of Infineon Technologies. Infineon will also take part in recruiting new GBC members in Asia, particularly in China and India, where the GBC has only been poorly represented to date. Currently, 42 million people worldwide are infected with the HIV virus. You can find further information about the GBC at www.businessfightsaids.org
Infineon Technologies AG, Munich, Germany, offers semiconductor and system solutions for the automotive and industrial sectors, for applications in the wired communications markets, secure mobile solutions as well as memory products. With a global presence, Infineon operates in the US from San Jose, CA, in the Asia-Pacific region from Singapore and in Japan from Tokyo. In fiscal year 2003 (ending September), the company achieved sales of Euro 6.15 billion with about 32,300 employees worldwide. Infineon is listed on the DAX index of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and on the New York Stock Exchange (ticker symbol: IFX). Further information is available at www.infineon.com.
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