Honouring THE BEST in Malaysian
SME Business

About SOBA

SOBA 2019

The Star Outstanding Business Awards (SOBA) is all about recognising the best in Malaysian businesses. We return for the 10th year to honour local non-public listed organisations that have led the way with excellent business principles, ethics and practices. SOBA winners are testaments of high achievement and serve as a benchmark for others to emulate.

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How to participate

step

1

Download

the submission pack

step

2

Select the category

you wish to participate

step

3

Complete

the pack and submit.

Award categories

Award Categories

Businesses are not evaluated based on their sectoral achievements but on excellence attained in the different fundamental areas that are pertinent to every organisation.

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Award Timeline

30 May 2019

Announcement of SOBA 2019

17 July 2019

SOBA Lab
Petaling Jaya

24 July 2019

SOBA Lab
Ipoh

31 July 2019

SOBA Lab
Johor

7 Aug 2019

SOBA Lab
Penang

7 Oct
2019

Application deadline

7 & 14 Nov
2019

Judging of entries

16 Jan 2020

Awards Night
Ceremony

Contact Us

Star Media Group,
Menara Star, 15, Jalan 16/11,
46350 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

For enquiries, please email:
soba@thestar.com.my

03-7967 1388 ext 1857 / 1529

(Mon - Fri, 9.00am - 5.30pm)