(30 July 2012 – Hong Kong) Vinda International Holdings Limited (“Vinda International” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries collectively known as the “Group”; stock code: 3331), a leading manufacturer and branded seller of household paper products in the PRC, is pleased to announce that the Group placed first in the “Best Mid-Cap Company” (China) category, in 2012 Asia’s Best Companies Poll conducted by FinanceAsia, an authoritative financial magazine in the Asia Pacific region. This is the first time ever Vinda International has won this prominent annual award.
FinanceAsia has been organizing this annual poll to select Asia’s best companies for 12 years. This major annual event mainly receives votes from professional investors and financial analysts in the Asia-Pacific region. Companies are rated based on overall management, corporate governance, investor relations, social responsibility and sound dividend policy, among other criteria.
Chairman of Vinda International, Mr. Li Chao Wang said, “We are honored to be voted as one of Asia’s top companies. Since 2012 marks the 5th anniversary of Vinda International’s public listing, this award carries particular significance for the Group, as it not only demonstrates the investment community’s recognition of our business strategy and innovative spirit, but also affirms our achievements in corporate management, investor relations, and social responsibility etc. Moving forward, Vinda International will uphold its good product quality and strong brand position while strengthening its market leadership and market share, thereby attaining fruitful results for our stakeholders.”