ZTE ranks among the FTSE4Good Index Series for second consecutive year
5 August 2019, Shenzhen, China - ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that its H shares (0763. HK) has been included among the FTSE4Good Index Series for second consecutive year since 2018. That well recognizes ZTE’s commitment to environmental, social and corporate governance practices.
The FTSE4Good Index Series features benchmark and tradable indexes to measure companies’ performance in environmental, social and governance practices.
ZTE has been committed to forming an efficient and organized compliance operation, embedding the compliance system into the whole business process, creating the integration of compliance and business, and establishing a first-class compliance management system in the industry based on its business practices, so as to turn compliance into a competitive business edge. By strengthening internal control, optimizing governance structure, and preventing corporate risks, the company has built up a systematic audit and supervision system.
Leveraging effective corporate policies and control measures, ZTE has comprehensively strengthened its synergy with the supply chain. Moreover, the company has adopted various measures to reduce the impact of its operations and products on the environment.
While focusing on the company’s main businesses, ZTE has built, cultivated and motivated a talent tool to support the company's future development. By appointing Chief Occupational Health and Safety Officer, ZTE has constantly improved its health and safety practices for its employees. In addition, ZTE has also been actively involved in charitable causes, including education, health care, and helping the disadvantaged.
As a member of the United Nations Global Compact and the Global e-Sustainability Initiative, ZTE has been publishing the Sustainability Report/Corporate Social Responsibility Report for 11 consecutive years starting 2009. According to Research Report on Corporate Social Responsibility of China 2018 issued by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, ZTE ranks among the top 100 in terms of Social Development Index.
Moving Forward, ZTE will keep its commitment to core values of over 30 years, taking its responsibilities for the society and the environment.
As a member of the UN Global Compact, ZTE is committed to a vision of balanced, sustainable development in the social, environmental and economic arenas.