MONTERREY, Mexico, Oct. 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA (NASDAQ:OMAB) (BMV:OMA), announces that it has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Emerging Markets Index for the second consecutive year. The index comprises emerging markets sustainability leaders based on long-term economic, environmental, and social criteria.
The companies included in the DJSI Emerging Markets index represent the top 10% of the 800 largest publicly-listed companies in 20 emerging markets, based on the evaluations of S&P Dow Jones Indices, one of the world’s leading index providers, and RobecoSAM, an investment specialist focused exclusively on Sustainability Investing.
It should be noted that of a total of 102 companies in the transport sector evaluated for inclusion in the index, only four were selected, and only OMA is from Latin America.
OMA seeks to grow in an integrated manner by promoting the connectivity of the cities where we operate, developing quality infrastructure, and improving the passenger experience – all with a commitment to sustainability that promotes and incentivizes economic, social, and environmental balance.
Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA, operates 13 international airports in nine states of central and northern Mexico. OMA’s airports serve Monterrey, Mexico’s third largest metropolitan area, the tourist destinations of Acapulco, Mazatlán, and Zihuatanejo, and nine other regional centers and border cities. OMA also operates the NH Collection Hotel inside Terminal 2 of the Mexico City airport and the Hilton Garden Inn at the Monterrey airport. OMA employs over 1,000 persons in order to offer passengers and clients airport and commercial services in facilities that comply with all applicable international safety, security, and ISO 9001:2008 environmental standards. OMA is listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange (OMA) and on the NASDAQ Global Select Market (OMAB). For more information, visit:
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