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These Are The Top 75 Companies In M'sia You Should Throw Your Résumés At In 2016

It’s getting increasingly harder to look for jobs and sustain a position at any company these days. With many retrenchments and more to come, it makes sense that many will be holding onto their jobs for dear life. For employees of the 75 best local companies in Malaysia though, they might just hold on a little tighter.

Recruitment firm Randstad recently revealed the top 75 companies in Malaysia and it was compiled into a list in alphabetical order, as part of their inaugural Randstad Award. Essentially the way it works is that the companies which are shortlisted are selected based on the crowd’s favourites and it is the people’s choice for the best entities to work at. Fun fact, this is the first time the Randstad Award is held in Malaysia.

A total of 4504 Malaysians, who are potential employees and job-seekers in the age group of 18-65, were surveyed and asked to identify which companies that they recognise, and wish to work for. These are large companies with typically more than 1,000 employees. Their responses were also evaluated based on the attractiveness factors of the largest local companies, in terms of salary, benefits received, work culture and more.

Image Credit: Inhabitat
Image Credit: Inhabitat

The 2016 edition of the award covers 25 countries, with more than 200,000 respondents in total globally. It should be noted that this list is based on public perception, which means these are companies that are regarded as attractive and people would wish to be employed by them. Therefore, the ultimate winner will be based on the company which the public perceives as having an overall brand awareness, absolute, as well as relative attractiveness.

Winning companies will be announced by April 28, but meanwhile, the 75 entities in Malaysia which have been shortlisted are:

  • 7-ELEVEN Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • AEON Co. (M) Bhd.
  • AirAsia Berhad
  • Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad
  • Ammb Holdings Berhad (AMBANK)
  • Astro Holdings Sdn. Bhd.
  • Axiata Group Berhad
  • B.Braun Medical Industries Sdn. Bhd.
  • Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad (Bank Islam)
  • Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia (Bank Rakyat)
  • Berjaya Group Carsem (M) Sdn Bhd
  • CIMB Group
  • Citibank Berhad
  • Deloitte Sea Services Sdn. Bhd.
  • Drb-Hicom Berhad
  • Gamuda Berhad
  • GCH Retail (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Genting Malaysia Berhad
  • Golden Arches Restaurants Sdn. Bhd.
  • Hap Seng Consolidated Berhad
  • Hewlett-Packard (M) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Hong Leong Bank Berhad
  • HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad
  • IJM Corporation Berhad
  • Infineon Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • IOI Corporation Berhad
  • Jabil Circuit Sdn. Bhd.
  • KFC Holding
  • KNM Group Berhad
  • KPJ Healthcare
  • Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad
  • Kulim (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Lion Group Malaysia
  • Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank)
  • Malaysia Airlines Berhad
  • Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad
  • Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering Holding Berhad
  • Mattel (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Maxis Berhad
  • Maxwell Glove Manufacturing Berhad
  • MMC Corporation Berhad
  • Motorola Solutions Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • MYDIN Mohamed Holdings Bhd.
  • Nestle (Malaysia) Berhad
  • OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Opto Semiconductors Sdn. Bhd.
  • Oriental Holding Berhad
  • Osram Opto Semiconductors (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Perusahaan Otomobil Kedua Sendirian Berhad (PERODUA)
  • Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS)
  • Plexus Manufacturing Sdn. Bhd.
  • Public Bank Berhad
  • RHB Capital Bhd.
  • Safeguards G4s Sdn. Bhd.
  • Sapura Kencana Petroleum Berhad
  • Shell Malaysia
  • Sime Darby Berhad
  • Sony Emcs (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia
  • Stmicroelectronics Sdn. Bhd.
  • Ta Ann Holdings Berhad
  • Tan Chong Motor Holdings Berhad
  • Tecprotec Sdn. Bhd.
  • Telekom Malaysia
  • Tenaga Nasional Berhad
  • Tesco Stores (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Texas Instruments Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • Top Glove Corporation Berhad
  • Umw Holdings Berhad
  • United Plantations Bhd
  • V.S. Industry Berhad
  • WD Media (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
  • Westports Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
  • YTL Corporation Berhad

 

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