ASEAN@50 Commemorative Dinner & Achievement Awards
Friday, 4th August 2017
Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur

The year 2017 marks the milestone 50th year since the eventful day on August 8th, 1967 when the Bangkok Declaration was signed to establish the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). The formation of ASEAN has paved the way for the transformation of 10 Southeast Asian countries into the dynamic and prosperous grouping of ASEAN today.

To commemorate the historic golden anniversary of ASEAN, ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN-BAC) Malaysia is proud to organise the ASEAN@50 Commemorative Dinner which will be held on Friday, 4th August 2017.

The ASEAN@50 Commemorative Dinner will be graced by the Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak.

Guests will come from across ASEAN, representing the private and public sector from government, business, the diplomatic corps as well as the youth.

ASEAN-BAC Malaysia will also present the ASEAN@50 Achievement Awards to 10 outstanding Malaysian-based companies & individuals who have excelled and contributed to the development of ASEAN.


1. Life time Achievement Award

Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr Jeffrey Cheah AO
Chairman, Sunway Group

2. Golden Jubilee Award

YTL Corporation Berhad

3. Digital & Technology-Based Business Award

Qinetics Solutions Sdn Bhd

4. SME Entrepreneur Award

Teoh Tean Tiar
Founder and Group Managing Director, Global Top Technologies (M) Sdn Bhd (GTC)

5. Young Entrepreneur Award

Datin Vivy Yusof
Co-Founder and Chief Creative Officer, FashionValet

6. Woman Entrepreneur Award

Raja Jesrina Raja Arshad
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, PurelyB

7. SME Excellence Award – Business Dynamism

Mega Fortris (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd

8. SME Excellence Award – Corporate Social Responsibility

Brickfields Asia College (BAC)

9. SME Excellence Award – SME Excellence Award – Growth


10. SME Excellence Award – Innovation

Brahim’s Dewina