HUTCHISON WHAMPOA LIMITED
Hutchison Whampoa Limited (HWL) is a leading international corporation committed to innovation and technology with businesses spanning the globe. Its diverse array of holdings range from some of the world's biggest retailers to property development and infrastructure to the most technologically-advanced and marketing-savvy telecommunications operators.
Hutchison Group has five core businesses in Asia:
Ports and Related Services
Telecommunications and E-commerce
Property and Hotels
Retail and Manufacturing
Energy, Infrastructure, Finance and Investments
Hutchison Whampoa Limited is among the largest companies listed on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Flagship companies include Hutchison Port Holdings, Hutchison Telecom, Hutchison Whampoa Properties, A.S. Watson and Cheung Kong Infrastructure.
Hutchison's achievements include being:
? A pioneer of mobile multimedia communications with the launch of third-generation (3G) mobile phones and networks under the "3" brand.
? The world's leading port investor, developer and operator with 35 ports across Europe, the Americas, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.
? The third largest health and beauty retailer in the world.
? One of Asia's largest retailers through the PARKnSHOP chain of food stores and Watson?s personal care stores.
Hutchison has a strong commitment to the highest standards of corporate governance, transparency and accountability - principles that have been recognized by the receipt of numerous awards and commendations.
PORTS AND RELATED SERVICES
Hutchison Port Holdings (HPH) operates in 17 countries. The port and related services group operates a total of 187 berths in 35 ports. It operates in five of the seven busiest container ports in the world. Its headquarters are at Hong Kong International Terminals, the world's largest and busiest privately owned container terminal operator.
Hutchison Telecommunications is a leader at the forefront of the continuing telecommunications revolution. As one of the first operators in the world to introduce third-generation (3G) mobile phones and networks, it provides consumers in Europe, Australia and Hong Kong with multimedia applications such as Internet access and video clips accessed via video mobiles.
Formed in 1983, Hutchison Telecommunications is one of the leading owners and operators of telecommunications and Internet infrastructure, offering a wide range of related services in 17 countries. These include fixed-line services, Internet services, fibre optic broadband networks, and radio broadcasting as well as mobile phone systems.
Hutchison Telecom's businesses in Hong Kong, Australia, Israel and India have all enjoyed great success with the Orange brand.
PROPERTY AND HOTELS
The Hotel Group was established in 1997 to focus on the development and operations of Hutchison?s hotel business worldwide. The Hotel Group has expanded rapidly and is currently operating hotels in Hong Kong and the Mainland China.
RETAIL AND MANUFACTURING
A.S. Watson, the Group's retailing and manufacturing arm operates three retail business chains: PARKnSHOP supermarkets, Watsons Your Personal Stores and Fortress electrical appliance stores. A.S. Watson Group operates in its three core business areas: Health and Beauty; Food, Electronics and General Merchandise; and Manufacturing.
ENERGY AND INFRASTRUCTURE
The Group has become involved in a number of power-generation and toll roads and bridges projects in Mainland China, as well as power and gas distribution businesses in Australia. Cheung Kong Infrastructure (CKI), the Group's infrastructure arm, is a diversified infrastructure company with businesses in transportation, energy, infrastructure materials, water plants and related operations. CKI's businesses span Hong Kong, Mainland China, Australia, Canada, the Philippines and UK.
The Hutchison Group - one of the largest cellular operators in India - is also one of the world's leading telecommunication companies. Hutchison Telecom is a part of Hutchison Whampoa Limited (HWL); a Hong Kong based diversified multinational conglomerate spread across Asia Pacific, Europe and America. It is one of the largest companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, operates across 41 countries and employs around 1,50,000 people worldwide. Having started its services way back in 1985, Hutchison Telecom is now recognized as one of the first cellular operators in the world.
Hutchison Telecom is ranked among the global leaders in mobile communications. It offers a wide range of integrated telecommunications services including fixed line services, Internet services, broadband networks, mobile telephony (voice and data), trunked mobile radio and radio broadcasting.
ABOUT HUTCHISON TELECOM
Hutchison Telecommunications is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hutchison Whampoa Limited. It operates a wide range of integrated telecommunications services in over 17 countries. Formed in 1983 to run a cellular network in Hong Kong, it has now become a formidable force in mobile communications. With business interests in Internet services, fiber optics, and mobile telephony, among others - its main interest internationally is in providing mobile telephony.
Hutchison Telecom has a successful track record in identifying potential countries and technologies, developing them and creating shareholder value over a long term. It is one of the largest 3G players worldwide - and operates in Australia, Italy, UK, and many others.
Hutchison Telecom, one of the world?s leading cellular service providers, brings Hutch to you. We are known for our innovative approach and world-class technology. Our goal is to provide you superior products and services, anytime and anywhere.
Our values are stated simply. To be fair and transparent in what we do and how we do it. To provide you quality services with more customer friendly practices. To make your communications experience simple, pleasurable and fun. Where you don't simply get technology - but technology that is relevant. Where solutions are not just promised in the future - but delivered in the present.
Hutchison established its presence in India in 1994, through a joint venture with Max India Limited. In 1995, Hutchison Max Telecom became the first operator in India to launch its cellular service.
Today, Hutchison is the one of the largest providers of cellular services in India with presence in all the major regions - Orange in Mumbai and Hutch in Delhi, Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Chennai, Kolkata, Gujarat, Haryana, Rajasthan, UP (E), Punjab, West Bengal, UP (W), Sikkim, and Tamil Nadu.
It is also the country's largest roaming operator, with a more extensive network in India and around the world than any other operator.
It is part of the Hong Kong based multinational conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa Limited, a Fortune 500 company, and one of the largest companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Its operations span 41 countries across the Asia Pacific region, Europe and the Americas.
Hutchison affiliates jointly account for the largest number of cellular subscribers in India numbering over 5.7 million.
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