Piraeus, December 27th 2022. PPA S.A. on the occasion of Christmas and New Year holidays, consistently and with real commitment implements for just another year its program, being part of the company’s broader social responsibility strategy, involving a range of great initiatives and actions aiming at local community, port neighboring municipalities but also employee reinforcement and broader support.
Specifically, the company has proceeded with its yearly care activity to the municipalities of Piraeus, Salamina and Perama, offering more than 3,000 gift vouchers to children in need in their communities, following relevant evaluation. In addition, PPA S.A. offered 1000 gift vouchers to the children of the members of Union of Metal Workers & Employees of Attica Prefecture and workers in the Ship Repair Industry of Greece.
Also, the support of the social markets of Piraeus, Salamina and Perama, continued for a fourth consecutive year through the purchase of necessary products and food vital for their operation, executed on a monthly basis.
In addition, the Company in collaboration with the Holy Metropolis of Piraeus, with the aim to foster the charity work of the latter, supported its “Meals of Love” initiative donated gifts to the children in institutions in the area.
Finally, the Management of PPA S.A. offered gifts to employees and their families along with supermarket and toy store gift vouchers, while also proceeding with the provision of 34 financial awards to employee children with excellent academic performance.
PPA S.A. Chairman Mr. Yu Zenggang, wished health and a happy new year to everyone, pointing out the high value of the continuous contribution and support to the society and our fellow citizens, during these festive days and beyond.
About PPA S.A.
Piraeus Port Authority SA is an Athens Stock Exchange listed company engaged in the management and operation of Piraeus port, Greece’s largest port and one of the largest integrated harbours in Europe, providing a complete range of services. Some of the company’s activities involve cruise, coastal (ferry/passenger), container and car terminal services, as well as general cargo, ship repair, logistic and free zone services. The main shareholder of Piraeus Port Authority S.A., with a stake of 67 percent, is COSCO SHIPPING, one of the largest maritime companies in the world.
Over the last decade the company has experienced a remarkable growth in all port activities, which is still underway, largely contributing to the country’s economy, while driven by green development and increased digitalization, alongside a people-first approach and a spirit of giving back to the society.
PPA holds the ''ECO PORT'' PERS status, is included in the Athens Stock Exchange ESG index and is one of the “Most Sustainable Companies in Greece 2022”.
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