Melco honored for its employee development and climate change initiatives at the Sustainable Business Awards Philippines


Melco Resorts & Entertainment was honored with the Sustainable Business Awards (SBA) Philippines 2019 for its performance in energy management and employee development.

At a ceremony held in Makati last week, Melco was honored for its talent development program in Manila and Macau, as well as for its efforts to tackle climate change through energy efficiency initiatives in City of Dreams Manila.

The SBA rewards companies that play a proactive role in solving social, governance and environmental issues, ranging from climate change to creating more inclusive and sustainable local communities. Companies are assessed through an extended methodology to arrive at scores for both process and performance in 12 different categories.

Melco was recognized in two categories in 2019, with its workforce development program encompassing a holistic “whole person development” training approach, allowing its employees to have a generalist career path through -beyond a technical or functional objective and more towards their personal growth. The company’s climate change initiatives include setting the goal of achieving carbon neutrality in its operations, improving energy efficiency, and optimizing its building management system to track performance. energy consumption in City of Dreams Manila.

“We appreciate the SBA’s recognition for all of our efforts at Melco and City of Dreams Manila,” said Lawrence Ho, President and CEO of Melco Resorts.

“We value the career development of our employees and this is what drives us to provide a nurturing environment for talent across our business. Being socially responsible and being a good steward of our environment are key priorities for Melco and we aim to go beyond our social, environmental and governance commitments in all of our operations around the world.


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