KLCCP Stapled Group recently awarded with the Best Traditional Annual Report Award in Asia Pacific category at the ARC Awards 2019. KLCCP Stapled Group with its Annual Report 2018 themed “The Place” participated for the first time in the ARC Awards which was organised by MerComm Inc, the world’s only independent awards organisation dedicated to define the standards of excellence in the communications field.
KLCCP Stapled Group was earlier awarded the Gold Award at the ARC Awards 2019 in New York in August 2019 under the Traditional Annual Report: Real Estate Integrated Development and Investment category and this win automatically qualify us to enter the Best of Categories awards in the ARC Awards 2019 in Seoul, Korea.
This win is a recognition of the company’s excellence in reporting against world’s best annual reports and based on standards of international excellence through the measures of creativity and craft. This win also highlights our commitment in progressively improving our content and disclosures which reflects on our manifestation of PETRONAS Cultural Beliefs of Focused Execution and Shared Success.
All winners of ARC Awards are judged against itself, based on its success in communicating its company’s story. Winners were also evaluated based on the clarity, effectiveness and excellence in reporting against the standard of ARC Awards. Other elements that are considered in the judging process include cover design, president’s letter, interior design, clarity of written text, presentation of corporate information, expression of financial data and how well the value of the organisation is communicated.
The ARC Awards International is globally recognised through providing a platform for the highest standards in the annual report industry. It is the world’s largest international competition honouring excellence in annual reports. The awards pledge for openness, independence and fairness and one of the leading accolades in the annual report industry. Over 78 countries participated in this awards namely Austria, Canada, Chile, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, and South Korea.
Present to receive the award at award presentation ceremony in Seoul, Korea was YBhg. Datuk Hashim Wahir, Chief Executive Officer of KLCC Property Holdings Berhad. Also present at the award ceremony were Encik Annuar Marzuki Abdul Aziz, Chief Financial Officer, KLCC Property Holdings Berhad and Ms. Bindu Menon, Head, Investor Relations and Business Development, KLCC Property Holdings Berhad.