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Bridgestone Corporation donate to Australia Relief Efforts

Jan 31, 2011

Tokyo (January 26, 2011) " The Bridgestone Group today announced that it has donated more than "12.7 million (approximately US$150 thousand) to assist with relief efforts following the January flood in Australia.

Bridgestone Corporation donated "5 million (approximately US$59 thousand) to the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal through the Embassy of Australia in Japan.

Bridgestone Australia Ltd., a subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, donated AU$100 thousand (approximately US$91 thousand) to the Premier's Disaster Relief Appeal.

The Bridgestone Group expresses its sincere condolences to the families who have lost loved ones as a result of this tragedy, and we wish the nation of Australia a rapid recovery .

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