We develop our business activities sustainable way. We are committed to the fight against climate change and a model of sustainable economy. All within our strategy framework of corporate social responsibility and compliance with tax regulations.
The group apportioned over 47% of its profits to the payment of taxes during the financial year 2018, a percentage that rose to 60% in the specific case of Spain.
Stability is one of the features that characterises employment at Iberdrola: over 98% of the workers have an open-ended contract.
Looking ahead to our upcoming 2019 General Shareholders' Meeting on 29 March, the Vocento group — one of Spain's leading multimedia communication firms — interviewed the chairman of Iberdrola to discuss some major current issues for the company and for the energy sector overall.
Iberdrola coined the term social dividend to express its aim of creating sustainable value for all its stakeholders through its activities. These are our most significant achievements at the end of the 2018 financial year.
Over the years, Iberdrola has promoted the involvement of its Stakeholders in the company to encourage long-lasting relationships based on mutual trust. For this reason, we are again publishing the 'Shareholder's Guide', which provides complete information on the next General Shareholders' Meeting, which is scheduled to be held at the Palacio Euskalduna in Bilbao.