The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited 2014 Annual Report Wins Grand Award, 3 Gold and 1 Bronze at ARC Awards

Hong Kong, 9 October 2015 The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH) is pleased to announce that its 2014 annual report has won ARC Awards in the following categories:  

Grand Award – Best of Category - Chairman’s Letter

Hotel & Leisure Category
Chairman's/President's Letter (Gold)
Photography (Gold)
Printing & Production (Gold)
Interior Design (Bronze)

Mr Clement Kwok, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of HSH, commented: “We are delighted to be recognised at The International ARC Awards for our 2014 annual report as we have always placed a great deal of importance on corporate governance and disclosure. HSH was founded in 1866 and as one of the oldest listed companies in Hong Kong, we have been producing annual reports for almost 150 years. These reports have improved from a basic one-page accounting document in the early days to this year’s 272-page illustrated book which showcases our high-quality portfolio of luxury property and Peninsula Hotel assets. The 2014 theme was “A Grand Debut in Europe” to celebrate the opening of our first hotel in Europe, The Peninsula Paris. Together with our design partners, Yellow Creative, we are pleased to receive such prestigious accolades from the ARC Awards, the world’s largest international competition honouring excellence in annual reports.”

Click here for HSH 2014 Annual Report:




For further information, please contact:

The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels
Lynne Mulholland 
Director, Corporate Affairs
Tel: +852 2840 7152 
Mobile +852 6718 8219  

Lilian Lau 
Manager, Corporate Affairs  
Tel: +852 2840 7743
Mobile: +852 9611 0502

The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH)
Incorporated in 1866 and listed on The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong (00045), HSH is the holding company of a Group which is engaged in the ownership, development and management of prestigious hotel, commercial and residential properties in key locations in Asia, the United States and Europe, as well as the provision of transport, club management and other services. The Peninsula Hotels portfolio comprises The Peninsula Hong Kong, The Peninsula Shanghai, The Peninsula Beijing, The Peninsula Tokyo, The Peninsula Bangkok, The Peninsula Manila, The Peninsula New York, The Peninsula Chicago, The Peninsula Beverly Hills, and The Peninsula Paris. Projects under development include The Peninsula London, The Peninsula Yangon and The Peninsula Istanbul. The property portfolio of the Group includes The Repulse Bay Complex, The Peak Tower and St. John’s Building in Hong Kong; The Landmark in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; 1-5 Grosvenor Place in London, UK, and 21 avenue Kléber in Paris, France. The clubs and services portfolio of the Group includes The Peak Tram in Hong Kong; Thai Country Club in Bangkok, Thailand; Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel, California; Peninsula Clubs and Consultancy Services which includes The Hong Kong Club, The Hong Kong Bankers’ Club and Butterfields; Peninsula Merchandising, and Tai Pan Laundry in Hong Kong.