KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION Obtains the "Excellent Health and Productivity Management Corporation 2017 (White 500)" Certification

February 21, 2017

KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION

We are pleased to announce that KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION has been recognized as a corporation that implements excellent health and productivity management practices in cooperation with insurers, obtaining the "Excellent Health and Productivity Management Corporation 2017 (White 500)" certification. The program is a joint initiative with the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and Nippon Kenko Kaigi.

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The Certificate of the Excellent Health and Productivity Management Corporation 2017 (White 500)
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The Logo of the Excellent Health and Productivity Management Corporation 2017 (White 500)


The Excellent Health and Productivity Management Corporation 2017 (White 500) is a program newly established in 2017 and jointly implemented by the the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) and Nippon Kenko Kaigi, which consists of leading members from the financial circles, medical-related associations, and local municipalities. The program recognizes large corporations that implement excellent health and productivity management practices in cooperation with insurers. Its goal is to expand the number of corporations implementing excellent health and productivity management practices. In the first year of the program, 235 corporations were recognized in the Large Corporation Category (White 500).

The Konami Group places special emphasis on establishing a relationship in which employees can grow as the company grows, by creating a workplace that enables every single employee to maximize their talents.

We conduct an array of programs to support the health and fitness of our employees. For instance, we keep nurses on staff at our offices, and conduct regular health check-ups with industrial doctors. We also set a framework where our employees always have easy access to health-related advice. In addition, we promote employees’ work-life balance, conduct regular stress check-ups, and arrange for medical personnel to administer inoculations within our offices as a preventative measure against influenza, to promote and ensure the maintenance of our employees' health.

In cooperation with Japan’s leading combined health insurance group Kanto IT Software Health Insurance Association*, we also make continued efforts to maintain and promote the health of not only our employees but also their families. We conduct various family oriented programs, such as active lifestyle encouraging events (e.g. Walk Meets), as well as holding guide of rotating health check-ups for women.

KONAMI HOLDINGS CORPORATION is committed to promoting both the physical and mental health of our employees, by continuing to create a workplace where they are fully energized to engage in their work.

*Kanto IT Software Health Insurance Association is a combined health insurance group with 7,003 member companies, and insures 433,472 people (as of the end of January 2017). Our Director is Chairman at the Association.