BUSINESS IMPACT ASSESSMENT AND RECOGNITION.
The Group conducts business impact assessments on companies in connection with its expanding list of business recognition awards, which includes the SME100 Awards, HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia and the Golden Bull Award. Utilising a range of research tools, surveys and verification methods, the Group ranks the nominee companies and awards prizes accordingly, and subsequently holds award ceremonies for all the winners. The awards and ceremonies provide recognition for all the nominee companies involved, and serve as valuable marketing platforms for the nominee companies to network and grow their businesses.
The “HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia《亞洲最佳企業僱主獎》” is an awards recognition programme for organisations that have been identified by their employees as one of Asia’s employers of choice and ascertains the best employers to work for. The award is targeted at companies across Asia, and recognises companies with the best HR practices and which demonstrate high levels of employee engagement and excellent workplace cultures. The high-profile nature of this award attracts applications from Fortune 500 Companies, as well as other companies of various types, including multinational corporations and government linked companies.
The awards ceremony is held annually in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, PRC, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. In 2020, the awards ceremony was held in South Korea and Cambodia.
The SME100 Awards is a business recognition awards programme recognising and celebrating fast-growing and the most innovative SMEs in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam across 20 selected industries. Based on independent research conducted by our editorial team, the Group ranks and publishes in our SME Magazine the recipients of the SME100 Awards in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam. Awardees are featured in a special edition of SME Magazine, and get to participate in other programmes under the SME100 framework. The target audience of this award is business owners and CEOs of SMEs.
One of Malaysia’s first business awards, the Golden Bull Award honours top-performing SMEs. The prestigious Golden Bull Award was first launched and organised in 2003 by a Malaysian Chinese newspaper with the name《南洋商報》(Nanyang Siang Pau). It recognises the SMEs’ contributions to the nation’s economy. The Golden Bull Award was subsequently acquired by a subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings Limited in 2013. In 2016, the Group, entered into the Sphere Partnership Agreement with Sphere, a subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings Limited, to re-launch the Golden Bull Award. Since then, the award has been conducted annually.
In 2020, the Group has also extended the award to Taiwan.
The “CXP Best Customer Experience Awards” (“CXP Awards”) aims to recognise companies for excellence in customer experience, based on endorsements provided by the nominee’s own customers. The CXP Awards offers winners a powerful tool of branding, allowing them to build their brand as a desirable service provider and helping them attract and retain more customers.