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Dubai Duty Free scoops two top awards

by August 15, 2016 General

Dubai Duty Free walked away with the awards for “Best CSR Practices” and “Best Community Action at the recently concluded 6th Asia Best CSR Practices and Sustainability Excellence Awards held in Singapore.
The Asia Best CSR Practices & Sustainability Excellence Awards is one of the Asia’s leading industry event hosted by CMO Asia annually.  The event recognises organisations that have a significant and positive impact on the lives of people around them and consider company’s commitment to and respect for communities, environment and the people.  
Commenting on the awards, Colm McLoughlin, executive vice chairman and chief executive officer of Dubai Duty Free, said: “Winning the “Best CSR Practices” for three consecutive years and “Best Community Action” for the second time is an excellent achievement for Dubai Duty Free. It is a clear indication of how serious we are in serving the society and integrating responsible practices into our daily business operations.  Corporate Social Responsibility is a commitment made at all levels of the company and it is important to all of us.”
Dubai Duty Free was awarded with “Best CSR Practices” for its strong demonstration and positive approach on various aspects of CSR including workplace, environment and community as well as involvement of its growing workforce in bringing the CSR programs and initiatives forward. While the “Best Community Action” recognised the operation’s significant contribution in creating immeasurable difference to people’s lives through its diverse and effective community involvement and support in the field of medical and healthcare services, education and environmental protection, both local and overseas. – TradeArabia News Service