22 January 2009

It Pays to Be Honest

41 entrepreneurs receive awards for conducting business with integrity Recently more than 40 business people received the 7th Asia Pacific International Honesty Enterprise - Keris Award 2008.

The event was held at the Grand Ballroom of the Palace of the Golden Horses Hotel in Seri Kembangan.

It was to recognise and reward the 41 outstanding entrepreneurs in the Asia Pacific region for their honesty and integrity in conducting business.

Among those awarded were Kumpulan Loong Sang (M) Bhd chairman Datuk Tan Leong Hoo, Star Rfm Sdn Bhd chief operating officer Lim Cheng Hee, Sure-Reach Records Management Sdn Bhd group managing director Peter Chan Kim Hui, its group executive director Sharon Wong Sok Fong and Multimedia Glory Sdn Bhd executive chairman, Dr Lalitha Kaleedhass, a three- time recipient.

"The event will enlighten the public about these role models," said Plantations industries and Commodities Minister Datuk Peter Chin.