Web Exclusive | December 2016
Arvind wins Asia’s top awards
Arvind Limited, India’s leading lifestyle and fashion conglomerate, clinched Asia’s Best First Time Sustainability Report award at the recently-concluded 2016 Asia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ASRA) in Singapore. Arvind was also declared joint winner in the Asia’s Best Materiality Reporting category where it shared the award with Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation.
Commenting on the award, Sanjay Lalbhai, Chairman, Arvind, said that it gives great pride to win Asia’s Best First Time Sustainability Report, 2016 at ASRA 2016, and it reiterates our commitment towards sustainability. He adds, “Sustainable practices have been a key-focus area for Arvind for quite some time now and we continue to ensure that sustainability remains a top priority.”
An impressive 68 companies from 14 countries made it to the final round of the ASRA 2016. The finalists were shortlisted by the members of an independent judging panel. The event was hosted by the British High Commissioner in Singapore H.E. Scott Wightman while the Swedish Ambassador in Singapore H.E. Håkan Jevrell was present as the Special Guest.