SME Excellence (Employment)



This award applies for companies can exhibit the provision of a stimulating and supportive workplace. Qualified applicants for this award should demonstrate how its people development strategies have created a committed, effective and motivated workforce.


  • Be an ASEAN-incorporated enterprise with at least 40% ASEAN-owned equity
  • Be in operations for a minimum of 3 years
  • Preferably have operational presence in 2 or more ASEAN countries
  • Preferably have 2 years of audited financial statements