PetroSolar to Represent the Philippines in the ASEAN Business Awards 2019 in Thailand
October 21, 2019
PetroSolar Corporation emerged as the Philippine Winner for the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Category in the ASEAN Business Awards 2019. A send-off reception for country winners was held on October 17, 2019 in Manila Hotel, during the 45th Business Conference and Expo. It was hosted by the Philippine Chamber of Commerce Inc. (PCCI) with no less than President Rodrigo Duterte gracing the occasion.
PetroSolar was chosen for its CSR activities that demonstrated a high standard of commitment in integrating responsible business practice in its operations, resulting in a positive impact in the workplace, the environment, and the community. PetroSolar’s CSR program, anchored under a framework called We Power HELP (Health, Education and Livelihood Programs) bested other applicants in the country. PetroSolar is the owner and developer of 70 MW Tarlac Solar Power Project located in Central Technopark, Tarlac City.
The ASEAN Business Awards was launched by the ASEAN Business and Advisory Council in April 2007 to mark ASEAN’s 40th anniversary since 1967. The awards give recognition to the most outstanding and successful ASEAN companies contributing to ASEAN’s economic growth and prosperity. The awarding ceremony for the winners will be held on November 2, 2019 during the ASEAN Business Awards 2019 Gala Dinner in Impact Exhibition Center, Bangkok, Thailand.