20 October 2016

AsiaWorld-Expo Collaborates with Fire Services Department Promoting Safety Practices at EXPOtainment Events

AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE), the world’s leading EXPOtainment venue, is committed to uphold safety practices at EXPOtainment events. During the mega mobile electronics fair currently held at the venue, AsiaWorld-Expo collaborated with the Fire Services Department yesterday for an engagement campaign, aiming at educating cross-border or overseas exhibitors to observe the local safety practices and comply with the legal standard.

Ms. Enid Low, Chief Strategy Officer of AsiaWorld-Expo Management Limited said, “As a socially responsible company, AWE always put safety as the utmost importance in any circumstances, and emphasis zero tolerance of non-compliance. All event organisers and exhibitors should meet the safety standards and requirements set out by the respective authorities. This international electronics fair, the world's largest sourcing trade show of its kind, was being held at AWE for a decade. AWE will continue to work in close collaboration with organizer ensuring all safety precautions are in place.”

The Fire Services Department joined in hand with AWE yesterday in promoting the importance of safety at events to international exhibitors. Flyers to elaborate statutory safety requirements were also distributed, in which covering areas of electrical safety, fire safety and structural safety.

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For media inquiries, please contact AsiaWorld-Expo Management Limited:

Catherine YEUNG

Public Relations Officer

Tel: (852) 3606 8946

Fax: (852) 3606 8889

Email:  [email protected]

Candy LEE

Senior Public Relations Officer

Tel: (852) 3606 8869

Fax: (852) 3606 8889

Email: [email protected]

About AsiaWorld-Expo

AsiaWorld-Expo has emerged as one of the world’s leading EXPOtainment venues, offering over 70,000 square metres of rentable space that is comprised of 10 state-of-the-art, ground-level and column-free exhibition halls including the Arena – the biggest indoor seated venue in Hong Kong with a maximum capacity of 14,000. Strategically located at the heart of a multi-modal transportation hub and adjacent to the Hong Kong International Airport and Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge. AsiaWorld-Expo, with a convenient and in-venue MTR station, enjoys efficient transport connection to Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and other global regions.

 

With a proven track record of successes, AsiaWorld-Expo has received a number of accolades, namely the “Best International Venue” at the coveted Exhibition News (EN) Awards organised by Mash Media, a leading UK media for MICE in partnership with UFI, and the “Outstanding Venue Award” presented by The Asian Federation of Exhibition and Convention Associations (AFECA). For 8 consecutive years, AsiaWorld-Expo has been named as the “Best Convention & Exhibition Centre in Asia Pacific” by the prestigious CEI Asia magazine.

 

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