Culture & Sports

Culture & Sports

Promoting Arts, Culture and Sports

2018

K. Wah Group Demonstrates Strong Team Spirit at International Dragon Boat Championships

K. Wah Group encouraged staff to participate in the Dragon Boat Competition, demonstrating great teamwork while celebrating Tuen Ng Festival together. KWIH and Stanford Hotels International formed a “Mixed-gender Team” to compete against other local and oversea players in the “Stanley International Dragon Boat Championships 2018”. They were energised by the support from the management, colleagues from different departments and their associates. Consequently, the team completed the race in a highly respectable result.

The dragon boat teams of GEG took home a first runner-up title and a third runner-up title on the first day of the Macau International Dragon Boat Races. “Galaxy Elegance” romped home with the first runner-up title in the Grand Final of the Macau Small Dragon Boat Race (200m) – Women’s Category, after beating other competitors. “Galaxy Universe” finished fourth in the Macau International Small Dragon Boat Race – Men’s Category (200m).

GEG Holds Blessing Ceremony for 2018 Macau International Dragon Boat Races

GEG Dragon Boat Team is competing for the 13th consecutive year in the Macau International Dragon Boat Races to encourage its team members to improve their physical and emotional well-being through sports. Over 100 GEG team members attended the blessing ceremony to bestow good luck upon the dragon boat team members and the six GEG dragon boats.

KWIH Title Sponsored French Classics Opera《Carmen》

The masterpiece of the renowned French composer Georges Bizet’s Carmen, an opera in four acts titled sponsored by K. Wah International Holdings Limited (“KWIH”) and presented by Opera Hong Kong(“OHK”) and Le French May, is now staging at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre! The classics about love, jealousy and liberty had attracted Mr and Mrs Francis Lui Yiu-tung, Deputy Chairman of K. Wah Group, Paddy Lui, Executive Director, and Oliver Lam, Chief Financial Officer of KWIH, Wong Kwai-lam, Chairman of OHK and Independent Non-executive Director of KWIH, Warren Mok, Artistic Director of OHK; as well as friends from the political, business, education and media sectors, including Professor and Mrs Lawrence Lau Juen-yee, Professor and Mrs Tsui Lap-chee, Mr and Mrs Milton Au Man-chu, Independent Non-executive Director of KWIH to enjoy the show at the theatre tonight.

Carmen, one of the most performed operas in the world, left the audience with Spanish passion, French lyricism and Bizet’s melodies lingering in ears and heart long after the show, bringing them to its feet at the curtain.

GEG holds Soccer Fun Day to promote healthiness

With the aim to promote staff members’ mental and physical health through exercise, GEG held the fifth Chinese New Year Soccer Fun Day at the Olympic Sports Centre Stadium. Over hundred GEG team members and their families participated and spent a joy and fun-filled day together. Four teams from Security Department of Galaxy Macau™, Engineering Department of Galaxy Macau, Organization Development & Training Department and International Premium and Mass Market Development (IPMMD) Department participated in the “GEG CNY Soccer Cup”. While GEG management members were  split into two teams for the “GEG Executive Show Game”. All teams played their very best yet valued friendship above competition, which promoted teamwork and a spirit of athleticism.