Globally, investors and consumers have grown more aware of the need for sustainable development, and they are demanding that companies step up to meet this need. Many of the world’s leading organisations have already embedded sustainable principles into their business models, from environment protection, to supply chain management and transparent governance.The Channel NewsAsia Sustainability Ranking provides businesses and their stakeholders a benchmark to measure themselves against other regional businesses.
The annual Channel NewsAsia Sustainability Ranking identifies and celebrates leading firms in corporate sustainability across ten key Asian economies. The index lists the Top 100 companies with the highest sustainability performance, and provides highlights for the Top 20 companies, and Top 3 businesses in each economy. Territories covered are China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and new for 2015 - Japan.
Companies included in the Ranking are selected based on research provided by research partner Sustainalytics using the following framework: