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19 Dec 2016
First ICT Service Provider to attain LOOP Platinum Label
Wharf T&T’s Green Effort Recognised with the Highest Rank

Hong Kong — Dec 19, 2016 — Wharf T&T is proud to announce that our green efforts have been recognised and awarded with the Low-Carbon Office Operation Program (LOOP) Platinum Label achieving the highest rank. Being the first ICT service provider attaining the Gold Label in 2010 and to keep receiving this accolade for 6 consecutive years have demonstrated our long-term commitment to environmental protection. Today, Wharf T&Tis also the first ICT service provider to achieve the highest level of accolade, the Platinum Label. This accolade signifies Wharf T&T’s excellence and outstanding performance on a broad spectrum of green achievements at a higher level.

Wharf T&T is dedicated in implementing a series of comprehensive environmental initiatives adhering to LOOP’s 4C principles - “Commit”, “Calculate”, “Cut” and “Communicate” for long term planning of establishing a green office environment.Wharf T&T proactively explores measures to maintain a sustainable office environment. To name a few, these include an interactive energy saving competition ---“Green @ Work Power Off” which has been held for 4 years to reinforce the practice of switching off computer after work. Moreover, paperless office operation and green procurement are also implemented for years to minimise paper consumption and to create a green office.

“With the full support of all divisions and colleagues, Wharf T&T has successfully reduced carbon emission per capita by 7.9% in an accumulative manner. It is very encouraging that our green efforts have been recognised and awarded with the Platinum Label, which is the highest rank. Wharf T&T will continue to enhance the green measures and resolutely commit to carry forward our environmental responsibilitiesfor the benefits of the environment,” said Ms. Florence Cheung, Vice President, Human Resources of Wharf T&T.

LOOP is a labelling scheme initiated by WWF- Hong Kong to recognise the efforts and contribution of companies in implementing green initiatives to combat climate change and reduce operation-related greenhouse gas emissions.

About WTT HK Limited (“WTT”)
WTT (formerly known as Wharf T&T) is a leading ICT service provider in Hong Kong with an aspiration of "Winning Together" with business customers. Utilising its extensive and secure Fibre-To-The-Desk (FTTD) network infrastructure, WTT provides business customers with leading-edge ICT solutions meeting their diverse business needs. WTT’s rich ICT service portfolio ranges from fibre-based high-speed business broadband, sophisticated local and international data networking, advanced IP-based voice telephony, best-in-class public cloud services, and complex mission-critical system integration solutions that aim at enabling businesses of its customers. WTT is not only committed to engaging in solid and long-term ICT partnerships with our customers but also endeavouring best-practice standards and performances, as well as contributing to corporate social responsibility in Hong Kong while doing businesses. For more information, please visit www.wtthk.com.hk.