Awards &

Awards & Accolades

Corporate Governance Awards


  • Most Transparent Company Award in the Services category
    (This is the 9th consecutive time that SPH has won the Most Transparent Company Award.)
  • Financial Journalist of the Year – Ms Emilyn Yap
    (Correspondent, The Business Times)
  • Financial Story of the Year – Ms Grace Leong
    (Correspondent, The Business Times)
  • MOST Promising Journalist of the Year Award (Winner)
    – Mr Jonathan Kwok
    (Journalist, The Straits Times)
  • Outstanding Commentaries Award – Mr Sivanithy Rathananthan
    (Senior Correspondent, The Business Times)
SIAS Investors' Choice Awards 2012

Other Corporate Awards

12012 Global Chinese Business 1000 Award by Yazhou Zhoukan

2Marketing Excellence Awards by Marketing Magazine

  • Excellence in Public Relations – Silver Award

3Associate of MINDS

  • Bronze Award

4National Blood Programme

  • Blood Mobile Organiser Merit Award

5Community Chest Awards

  • SPH and SPH Foundation received the Corporate Platinum Award while Sphere Exhibits was honoured with the Special Events Gold Award

6Patron of the Arts Award

  • SPH received Distinguished Patron of the Arts award for the 21st consecutive year
  • SPH UnionWorks (UFM 100.3) was honoured with Patron of the Arts award
  • SPH Foundation and each received an Associate of the Arts award

7Patron of Heritage Awards 2012

  • SPH received Friend of Heritage award

8Singapore HEALTH (Helping Employees Achieve Life-Time Health) Award

  • Gold award

9Accredited Training Organisation under the Singapore Qualification Programme

10Asean Leadership Award on Rural Development and Poverty Eradication

  • The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund
The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund

Editorial / Printing / Creative Achievements

1Best Journalistic Work in Economic Journalism In As ia competition by IE Business School

  • Ms Himaya Quasem
    (Journalist, The Straits Times)

2Siemens Green Technology Journalist Singapore Award 2013

  • Ms Grace Chua for "Towar ds a robust clean air strategy"
    (Journalist, The Straits Times)

3Professional Service Award by Library Association of Singapore (LAS)

  • Mr Idris Rashid Khan Surattee
    (Head Librarian, Information Resource Centre)

4Singapore's Superbrands programme

  • The Straits Times was acc orded Superbrand status

5Most Respected Business Publication in Singapore Award by Superbrands

  • The Business Times

6MOB-Ex Awards by Marketing Magazine

  • Best App/Content by a Media Ow ner category
    • Gold (The Business Times)
    • Silver (SPH UnionWorks)
    • Bronze (The Straits Times)
  • Best App/Content by a Media Ow ner category
    • Silver (The Straits Times)

7WAN-IFRA XMA Cross Media Awards 2012

  • Monetization category – Gold
    ( for omy Blog Club)
  • Monetization category – Bronze
    (The Straits Times Online for "Flying High")

82012 Annual W3 Awards

  • Silver (AsiaOne's education website Edva ntage)

92013 Newspaper of the Year by Marketing Magazine

  • The Straits Times (1st)
  • The Business Times (2nd)
  • The New Paper (5th)
  • My Paper (6th)
  • Lianhe Zaoba o (7th)
  • Lianhe Wanba o (8th)
  • Shin Min Da ily News (9th)
  • Berita Harian (10th)

10Marketing Magazine's "Magazine of the Year" Awards 2013

  • Outdoor Magazine of the Year category – Winner
    (Action Asia by Blu Inc Media)
  • Boating Magazine of the Year category – Winner
    (Asia-Pacific Boating by Blu Inc Media)
  • Property Magazine of the Year category – Winner
    (LP – Luxury Properties by Blu Inc Media)
  • Travel Magazine of the Year (Regional) category – Second place
    (AsiaSpa by Blu Inc Media)