Five Ascott Properties In Thailand Awarded Bangkok Clean And Green Certificates By Bangkok Metropolitan Administration
CapitaLand’s wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited (Ascott), is proud to announce that five of its properties in Thailand received Bangkok Clean and Green Certificates 2015 – 2017 by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration.
Citadies Sukhumvit 8, Citadines Sukhumvit 11, Citadines Sukhumvit 16, Citadines Sukhumvit 23 and Vic3 were all commended for their dedication in reinforcing its commitment to sustainable development and environment.
Mr Jean Keijdener, Ascott’s Country General Manager for Thailand stated: “Since the launch of Ascott’s global sustainability drive, Go Green @ Ascott, in 2012, we have rolled out and implemented numerous environmental programmes and activities such as green products and services, conserving energy, water and materials as well as disposing of and recycling the products after use at all of Ascott’s properties worldwide. The Green and Clean Certificates are strengthening our commitment towards sustainable development and green future in all areas we are operating.”
The Clean and Green Certificate Award is a campaign managed by the Bangkok Metropolitan Administration. It aims to improve Bangkok by developing a good living environment and healthy city, which will reduce the future risk of diseases and bad hygiene. The campaign is also Bangkok’s preparation to be one of the cleanest metropolises as part of the future Asean Economic Community.
The awards have been given in recognition to 43 hotels and 23 department stores in Bangkok that have been successfully operating with excellent results on cleanliness, environmental and social participation within the organization.
Ascott currently operates ten properties in Thailand with 9 properties in Bangkok and one Sri Racha with 4 new properties on the way in Pattaya. Ascott’s properties are all located in prime business, entertainment and shopping districts of the city. With modern facilities and personalised services, Ascott’s properties ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay, whether for business or leisure.
For more information on Ascott’s properties, please visit www.the-ascott.com