Building team spirit in NWS Holdings Fun Day 2007

Building team spirit in NWS Holdings Fun Day 2007

(14 January 2007, Hong Kong)The annual Fun Day of NWS Holdings Limited (“NWS Holdings” or the “Group”, Hong Kong stock code: 0659) was held on 14 January 2007, with an attendance of nearly 5,000 including staff and their family members

Dr Cheng Kar Shun, Henry, Chairman of the NWS Holdings and directors officiated at the ceremony, which symbolized that NWS Holdings would continue to excel. Dr Cheng said, “NWS Holdings has a 43,000-strong workforce in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Macau. The Fun Day is a good opportunity for us to boost team spirit. This year the event is even more meaningful as a charity sale booth is set up to raise fund for Hong Kong Young Women’s Christian Association (Y.W.C.A.), showing the Group’s commitment towards the community.”

The theme of this year was “Chinese Culture”. Programmes included game booths designed by member companies of NWS Holdings, Best Chinese Costume Competition, track games, cheering competition and lucky draw.

The Group values the importance of corporate social responsibility. This year, over a hundred of elderly people and children coming from low-income families were invited to join the Fun Day, sharing the fun of this event. The charity sale was well received. All the proceeds will go to two elderly centres of Hong Kong Y.W.C.A. for their renovation.

Besides, Ban’s Gig Drum was invited to be the performing guest of the Fun Day, bringing musical performance to the audience, the performance highlighted the Fun Day. This is the sixth consecutive year for NWS Holdings to hold the Fun Day, with the objectives to foster communication and boost team spirit.

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NWS Holdings Limited

NWS Holdings Limited (“NWS Holdings”, Hong Kong stock code: 0659), the infrastructure and service flagship of New World Development Company Limited (Hong Kong stock code: 0017), embraces a diversified range of businesses in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Macau. Its Infrastructure portfolio includes Roads, Energy, Water and Ports projects. Its Service & Rental division comprises Facilities Rental (the management of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and ATL Logistics Centre), Contracting (Hip Hing Construction and NWS Engineering), Financial Services (Taifook Securities and New World Insurance) and Other Services (New World First Bus, Citybus and New World First Ferry).

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NWS Holdings Limited
Ms Maria Cheung
Senior Manager – Corporate Communication
Tel: (852) 2131 6251
Pager: (852) 7302 3499