On January 16, 2019, COSCO SHIPPING Holdings won “The Most Socially Responsible Listed Company” award at the 2018 Golden Hong Kong Stocks Awards Ceremony. In addition, the company was also included in the “New Fortune: China’s Top 50 Listed Companies” on January 9 and received the 14th “Gold Prize of Round Table: Board Award for Value Creation” on January 12.
Co-sponsored by zhitongcaijing.com and 10jqka.com.cn and supported by Chinese Securities Association of Hong Kong, the Golden Hong Kong Stocks Awards have become a wind vane showing the Hong Kong stocks with the most investment value and growth potential. The “New Fortune: China’s Top 50 Listed Companies”, jointly launched by New Fortune magazine and Guanghua-Rotman Centre for Information and Market Research of Peking University and the University of Toronto, comprehensively evaluates the reputation and information disclosure quality of A-share listed companies to enhance the trust of international capital in Chinese companies and industries and bolster the competitiveness of Chinese enterprises in the international capital market. Sponsored by Directors & Boards magazine, the “Gold Prize of Round Table” has been running for 14 consecutive years. It is an authoritative award on board governance as well as an important benchmark for the board governance level of Chinese listed companies.
The three honors received at the beginning of 2019 indicates the recognition of the company’s improved governance and operation results since the reshuffle by the capital market and the public praise for its contributions in fulfilling corporate social responsibilities, while further demonstrating its overall strength and brand value. In 2019, according to the general requirements for annual work, COSCO SHIPPING Holdings will maintain its strategic focus, foster synergies and pursue high-quality development to create value for customers and shareholders.