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1999

New World Telephone is the first new Hong Kong FTNS operator to sign an International Correspondence Agreement with China Telecom.
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) wins the M&C Asia/Pacific Gold Awards 1999 and the IMA Mice Awards 1999.
New World Services Limited sets up New World First Ferry Services Limited and purchases 14 ferry vessels, a depot at Cheung Sha Wan, together with the operation rights of eight ferry routes from The Hong Kong Ferry (Holdings) Company Limited and The Hongkong and Yaumatei Ferry Company Limited.
NWS becomes the second largest cleaning enterprise in Hong Kong after acquiring Wai Hong Cleaning & Pest Control Company Limited.
New World Mobility signs an agreement for Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) gateway with Nokia, making NWM one of the first mobile operators in Asia to introduce WAP services.
The Group acquires a 19.9% stake in Kwoon Chung Bus Holdings Limited.
New World China Land Limited ("NWCL") (Hong Kong stock code: 917) is formed to consolidate all of NWD's property projects in Mainland China, and is listed on HKSE in July.
HKCEC us voted the Best Overseas Centre for the sixth consecutive year.
Xiamen Xinyuan Container Terminal Co., Ltd. commences operation.
CSX Orient (Tianjin) Container Terminals Co., Limited commences operation.