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China Life (Overseas) Title-sponsor the much-awaited Sporting Event, Volleyball Nations League Hong Kong 2024

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Title-sponsored by China Life Insurance (Overseas) Company Limited (“China Life (Overseas)”), organized by the Volleyball Association of Hong Kong, China (“VBAHK”), the much-awaited “Volleyball Nations League Hong Kong 2024” (“VNLHK2024”) will be held from 11 to 16 June 2024 at the Hong Kong Coliseum. To mark this momentous occasion, the opening ceremony was held today (27 April), kicking off this world-class sporting event and announcing ticketing and schedule details. Attending guests included Commissioner for Sports of Culture, Sports and Tourism Bureau, Mr. WONG Tak Sum, Sam; President of the VBAHK, China, Mr Wilfred NG; Vice President of China Life (Overseas) and General Manager of the Company’s Hong Kong Branch, Ms HU Qun; Executive Chairperson of the Organising Committee of VNLHK2024, Mrs Marina SHEK TSUI Wai Fun; legendary Team China player Ms XU Yunli; and celebrity Ms Louise WONG.

Miss XU Yunli, the 2016 Rio Olympics Gold Medallist and former key player of the Chinese women's volleyball team, and Celebrity Ms Louise WONG exchange volleyball experiences at the occasion, and urged citizens to seize the opportunity to purchase tickets to support their favourite teams while experiencing the atmosphere of an international tournament.

As the leading insurer and institutional investor deeply-rooted in Hong Kong and Macau, with presence in Singapore and Indonesia, China Life (Overseas) actively engages in a wider range of CSR initiatives to bring positive social impacts to the communities where we operate, and motivates people to live an active and healthier lifestyle through continued sponsorship of sporting events. This year, China Life (Overseas) marks its fifth extraordinary year as the sponsor of Volleyball Nations League. Over the years, China Life (Overseas) work hand-in-hand with Volleyball Association of Hong Kong, China (“VBAHK”) to propel the sustainable development of women volleyball. With the joint efforts, the spirit of teamwork, courageous, persistence of women’s volleyball team lives deep within the hearts and minds of people in Hong Kong and Macau region. Looking ahead, China Life (Overseas) would continue to adhere to the brand promise, and leverage its competitive advantages to foster connections between different segments of society with diverse cultures, and contribute to the building of an inclusive and cohesive community.

VNLHK2024 is once again coming to Hong Kong from 11 to 16 June 2024.The "Women's Volleyball Nations League" is not only a renowned international volleyball competition but also the final opportunity for teams, including China, to secure their tickets to the Paris Olympic Games. The participating teams in this edition include Türkiye, the reigning champions of the VNL2023 (ranked 1st in the world), Brazil (ranked 3rd), China, who finished second in the 2023 edition (ranked 6th), Poland (ranked 7th), the Dominican Republic (ranked 8th), Germany (ranked 12th), Thailand (ranked 13th), and Bulgaria (ranked 20th).

Vice President of China Life (Overseas) and General Manager of the Company’s Hong Kong Branch, Ms HU Qun (second from right) officiates at the ceremony.

Vice President of China Life (Overseas) and General Manager of the Company’s Hong Kong Branch, Ms HU Qun (first from left) and President of the VBAHK, Mr Wilfred NG (first from right) present souvenirs to Ms XU Yunli (second from left) and Ms Louise WONG (second from right).