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30.11.16 - The search for Asia’s recruitment stars returns

Human Resources, Asia’s only regional HR media & events brand, has announced the return of Asia’s only regional awards show dedicated to recognising and celebrating the best in talent acquisition.


The Asia Recruitment Awards 2017 will showcase top-notch hiring practices and recruitment campaigns that have contributed to the business and workforce success of many organisations.


The Asia Recruitment Awards, a premier event that rewards excellence in HR recruitment, is happening in Malaysia on 31 March, Singapore on 7 April, and in Hong Kong on 11 April in 2017.


With over 24 award categories, the Asia Recruitment Awards 2017 will honour in-house corporate recruitment teams and recruitment agencies which have gone above and beyond expectations in the areas of recruitment advertising strategy, employer brand development, recruitment technology, human capital engagement, consultancy, on-boarding experience, and graduate talent programmes.


“The total number of companies and HR recruiters submitting their entries to the Asia Recruitment Awards has tripled since it was launched,” said Aditi Sharma Kalra, regional editor of Human Resources magazine. “The standards of this event emphasise quality, integrity, and innovation as critical components of recruitment success.”


The entries to the Asia Recruitment Awards are reviewed by a panel of HR directors, recruitment experts, and hiring specialists from the largest organisations across the region. Apart from receiving extensive coverage, the winners will be unveiled at an awards night ceremony and hailed as top performers and benchmark in the recruiting scene.


The list of past Asia Recruitment Awards winners is filled with the most reputable companies in Asia: British American Tobacco, EPS, Forefront International, GroupM, Hewlett Packard, HSBC, IHS Global, Intel, Jobstreet, ManpowerGroup, Maybank, Media Prima, Merck Sharp &Dohme, Randstad, SAP and many more.


Interested participants can submit their entries until end of January. For more information on Asia Recruitment Awards 2017, to review the award categories and entry requirements, please contact one of the following members of the Human Resources magazine team:


- For Singapore: Evon Yew, Regional Producer,, +65 6423 0329

- For Kuala Lumpur: Priya Veeriah, Regional Producer,, +65 6423 0329

- For Hong Kong: Angela Leung, Regional Producer,,+852 2861 1882

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