We are pleased to note that China Mobile Limited was voted by analysts and investors as "Best Managed Large Cap in China" in "Best Managed Companies Poll 2016" organized by Asiamoney, and had won "The Asset Platinum Award" for Excellence in Governance, CSR and Investor Relations presented by Asset. These awards indicate the professional institutions' and capital market participants' recognition of the Company's good management, corporate governance, operations, strong execution, transparency and commitment in shareholder return and investor relations.
Headquartered in London, AsiaMoney is one of the leading financial magazines with international influence. It organizes polls and invites analysts and investors to vote for the best managed companies in Asia, and present the award to the first placed company in each of the small, medium and large capitalization categories.
The Asset is an influential regional financial magazine in Asia, it has organized the corporate awards for almost 20 years and recognizes the excellence of the listed companies in Asia through professional benchmarking and analysts interviews.
We are pleased to note that the Company's website had won Silver prize in "Corporate Websites - Telecommunications" in 2016 iNova Awards, hosted by independent award organization MerComm Inc. iNova Awards has been held for 16 years now, with a focus on promoting excellence and innovation of corporate websites.
We are pleased to note that the Company had won Bronze prize in "Investor Relations Website - Best Practice" in 2016 Galaxy Awards, hosted by independent award organization MerComm Inc. whose awards programs have earned world-wide recognition.
China Mobile Limited's 2015 Annual Report won several awards in the 2016 ARC Awards by MerComm Inc. and Vision Awards Annual Report Competition by The League of American Communications Professionals (LACP).
The awards including:
ARC Awards - Gold: Interior Design - Telecommunications,
LACP Vision Awards - Gold: Telecommunications, Bronze: Technology Services
MerComm's ARC Awards" is the world's largest and independent international competition honoring excellence in annual reports and corporate communications. The League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) Vision Awards is one of the world's most influential annual report competition, all entries were judged by experienced media professionals, based on the overall impression, cover design, chairman's statement, report narrative, report financials, creativity, message clarity and information accessibility of the annual reports.
We are pleased to note that the Company had won Bronze prize in "Stakeholder Communications - Best Practice" in Questar 2016 Awards, hosted by independent award organization MerComm Inc. whose awards programs have earned world-wide recognition.
We are pleased to note that the China Mobile brand was included in the Millward Brown and Financial Times' "BRANDZ™ Top 100" for the eleventh consecutive year. The China Mobile corporate brand, with brand value of $55,923 million US dollars, kept its 15th place in the globally ranking. BRANDZ™ Top 100 has been jointly released by Millward Brown and Financial Times since 2006.
We are pleased to note that China Mobile Limited ranked 18th, risen from 20th last year, on business magazine Forbes' "Global 2000" 2016. The Forbes Global 2000 recognizes the world's biggest and most powerful public companies as measured by a composite ranking for sales, profits, assets and market value.
We are delighted to note that our corporate website had won Silver prize in "Websites - Corporate" and Bronze prize in "Websites – Redesign/Relaunch", in the Astrid 2016 Awards, hosted by MerComm Inc. whose awards programs have earned world-wide recognition.