EASTW is pleased to be one of the 79 THIS companies for the 4th year emphasizing the operation with transparency and social responsibility
EASTW is pleased to be one of the 79 THIS companies for the year 2018 in the group of security value between 10,000-30,000 million baht with the distinction in the continual organizational development, full range of risk management, application of innovation to create long-term growth, focus on business ethics and anti-corruption including ethics for sustainable business operations.
Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Public Company Limited or East Water (EASTW) revealed the results of name list of Thailand Sustainability Investment 2018 (THIS) of 2018 from Stock Exchange of Thailand. East Water is one of the 79 THIS companies for the 4th consecutive year. East Water is in the group of registered companies in the Stock Exchange of Thailand having the value of securities following the market price between 10,000 - 30,000 million baht. The focus is on sustainable business operations considering Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) as the alternative for the investors who consider the sustainable development for generating the long-term continual return.
In preparing the name list of Thailand Sustainability Investment (THIS) operated by Stock Exchange of Thailand for the 4th consecutive year in 2018, there are 79 companies; 14 companies increasing from the past year. This reflects the alertness of listed companies to be the alternative for the investors who are interested in the investment following the sustainable investment concept and want to invest in the shares which can generate positive impact on the society and environment. Most companies have the good scores in the dimension of continual organizational development in long-term considering the full range of risk management. Moreover, there is also the dimension in applying innovation to drive business to increase competitiveness under the occurring changing factors. The focus is on business ethics and anti-corruption including corporate governance, risk and crisis management. Meanwhile, most social dimensions focus on engaging with communities and societies to show responsibility for the impact of the company's operations.
According to the results of this year's assessment, East Water (EASTW) is committed to continuous development. The operations take into account on the stakeholders covering social and environmental aspects. There is the management process to create sustainability and the disclosure of information that is clear and transparent. The roles and leadership of the Board are adjusted to become more proactive in terms of vision, ethical business strategies, and responsibility on stakeholders, society, and environment truly.