Hong Kong (September 9, 2016) — ManulifeMOVE has scored another accolade by winning the Best Integrated Social Campaign title at the 2016 LIMRA LOMA Social Media Silver Bowl Awards. This coveted award recognizes Manulife Hong Kong’s success of its social media strategy in promoting ManulifeMOVE — a unique insurance concept that rewards members for being healthier and more active through the offering of discounted premiums.
Hong Kong (August 19, 2016) – Manulife (International) Limited announced that Agassi Wang, Senior Regional Director at its agency force, has been named “Insurance Agent of the Year” at the inaugural Asia Trusted Life Agents & Advisers Awards. The Award recognizes Ms. Wang for her outstanding performance track record and expert knowledge, for placing the interests of clients first and for her service to the industry.
Toronto (August 4, 2016) - Manulife Financial Corporation’s Board of Directors today announced a quarterly shareholders’ dividend of $0.185 per share on the common shares of Manulife Financial Corporation, payable on and after September 19, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 16, 2016.
Toronto (August 4, 2016) – Manulife Financial Corporation today announced net income attributed to shareholders of $704 million for the second quarter of 2016, fully diluted earnings per common share of $0.34 and return on common shareholders’ equity of 7.1%, compared with $600 million, $0.29, and 6.4%, respectively, for the second quarter of 2015.
Hong Kong (August 4, 2016) – The Manulife group of companies operating in Hong Kong reported financial results for the second quarter and first half of 2016, marked by strong growth in annualized premium equivalent (APE) sales.
Hong Kong (July 29, 2016) — Manulife (International) Limited has announced the promotion of Luzia Hung to Senior Vice President, Head of Employee Benefits for Hong Kong. Ms. Hung will also retain her responsibilities as the Chief Executive Officer, Manulife Provident Funds Trust Company Limited.
Hong Kong (July 27, 2016) – Manulife (International) Limited (“Manulife”) and QBE Hongkong & Shanghai Insurance Limited (“QBE”) have entered into an Exclusive Distribution Agreement. From August 1, 2016 and subject to the terms of the Agreement, Manulife exclusively appoints QBE as supplier of general insurance products in Hong Kong for distribution through Manulife’s agents to its customers. These products cover travel, motor, home and employee compensation insurance, and will complement Manulife’s comprehensive life, pensions and wealth management products.
Hong Kong (July 25, 2016) — Manulife Hong Kong has clinched its 13th consecutive Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Award in the insurance category, as well as coming first for the fifth time in the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) category. It has also been handed Next Magazine’s Top Service Award in the MPF category.
Hong Kong (July 5, 2016) — Manulife (International) Limited (“Manulife Hong Kong”) has sponsored one of Hong Kong’s leading wellness festivals, “IRIS: Your Escape”, as part of the company’s drive in raising awareness of the importance of health and wellness.