NWS Holdings wins Excellent Employee Wellness Award


(5 December 2014, Hong Kong) NWS Holdings Limited (“NWS Holdings” or the “Group”; Hong Kong stock code: 659) recently received the Excellent Employee Wellness Award in the HR Practices category at the HR Excellence Awards 2014 in recognition of the Group’s efforts in promoting employees’ work-life balance. With a series of staff caring measures including the dedicated Employee Wellness Programmes, NWS Holdings has succeeded in enhancing the overall work efficiency and achieving business goals.

Organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management, the HR Excellence Awards recognise organisations and individuals who achieve business success through outstanding people strategies and practices while enhancing the professional standards of human resources management in Hong Kong.

NWS Holdings values human capital as a key factor to business success. The Group strives to provide a quality work environment for its approximately 28,500 staff from Hong Kong, Mainland China and Macau through creative caring initiatives. Apart from offering competitive remuneration packages, the Group also cares about employees’ well-being and extends the coverage of its employee wellness initiatives to families of staff. Activities including Family Visit Day, Staff & Family Movie Day and Employees’ Children Scholarships benefit both staff and their families, fostering a sense of belonging.

The Group has earned recognition for its comprehensive people management strategies and caring corporate culture. Awards received this year include the Best Practice Award 2014 (Employee Engagement) from the Best Practice Management Group, the Distinguished Family-Friendly Employers 2013/14 and Special Mention Award from the Family Council and the Most Attractive Employer Award 2014 in the third China Finance Summit.


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This press release is also available on the Group’s website ( www.nws.com.hk).

NWS Holdings Limited

NWS Holdings Limited (“NWS Holdings”, Hong Kong stock code: 659), the infrastructure and service flagship of New World Development Company Limited (Hong Kong stock code: 17), operates businesses in Hong Kong, Mainland China and Macau. Its Infrastructure portfolio includes Roads, Energy, Water and Ports & Logistics projects. Its Services portfolio comprises Facilities Management (the management of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and Free Duty), Construction & Transport (construction, bus and ferry services) and Strategic Investments.

For further information, please contact:

NWS Holdings Limited
Ellie Yung
Manager – Corporate Communication
Tel: (852) 2131 6253
E-mail: ellieyung@nws.com.hk

Jasmine Hui
Manager – Corporate Communication
Tel: (852) 2131 3817
E-mail: jasminehui@nws.com.hk