MEXICO CITY, Sept. 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. (BMV:ICA) (NYSE:ICA), the largest infrastructure and construction company in Mexico, announces that it has consolidated its position as the only Latin American infrastructure company to be included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Emerging Markets Index for 2014-15.
The selection process for the index evaluated more than 3,000 listed companies around the world for their financial, social, environmental, and corporate governance performance. ICA's 2013 Integrated Report of Activities details ICA's initiatives in these areas and is available at www.ica.com.mx and as an iPad App through Apple's App Store.
"We are pleased to demonstrate that ICA continues to advance with our commitments to create economic, social, and environmental value for all our stakeholders. In keeping with our corporate mission, our technical expertise and commitment to quality in the execution of our projects enable us to provide innovative, profitable, and sustainable solutions for the most complex infrastructure challenges," said Alonso Quintana, ICA's CEO.
This report contains projections or other forward-looking statements related to ICA that reflect ICA's current expectations or beliefs concerning future events. Such forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties and may differ materially from actual results or events due to important factors such as changes in general economic, business or political or other conditions in Mexico, Latin America or elsewhere, changes in capital markets in general that may affect policies or attitudes towards lending to Mexico or Mexican companies, changes in tax and other laws affecting ICA's businesses, increased costs, unanticipated increases in financing and other costs or the inability to obtain additional debt or equity financing on attractive terms and other factors set forth in ICA's most recent filing on Form 20-F and in any filing or submission ICA has made with the SEC subsequent to its most recent filing on Form 20-F. All forward-looking statements are based on information available to ICA on the date hereof, and ICA assumes no obligation to update such statements.
Empresas ICA, S.A.B. de C.V. is Mexico's largest infrastructure company. ICA carries out large-scale civil and industrial construction projects and operates a portfolio of long-term assets, including airports, toll roads, water systems, and real estate. Founded in 1947, ICA is listed on the Mexican and New York Stock exchanges. For more information, visit www.ica.mx/ir.
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