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Great Place to Work® Announces 2022 Best Workplaces in Asia™ Representing Over 4.7 Million Employee Experiences

DUBAIWATER, August 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Great Place to Work® announced its Best Workplaces 2022 in Asia. The list is based on over one million survey responses across Asia and the Middle East, representing the experience of more than 4.7 million employees in the region. We are very pleased to recognize 8 multinationals, 15 large and 21 small and medium enterprises from Middle East.

This recognition is based on confidential survey data evaluating employee experiences of trust, innovation, company values ​​and leadership. Companies are also assessed on how they create a For All™ work experience, inclusive of all employees, no matter who they are or what they do..

Employees at winning workplaces have an experience far above the global average. According to data from Great Place to Work, 88% of employees in Best Workplaces in Asia on average reported having a positive employee experience. For the average global workforce, only 55% of workers report a similar positive experience.

The best workplaces in Asia show that investing in people is a proven path to business success. Those who can create a fair work environment that fills employees with pride will outperform the competition.

“Congratulations to the best workplaces in Asia to prioritize the well-being of their employees,” said Michael C. BushGlobal CEO of Great Place to Work.

“During an incredibly difficult time for the region, these companies created fair workplaces by providing flexibility and supporting their employees in times of conflict. Asia embody the mission of Great Place to Work and indeed make work great work for everyone.”

By commenting on this year’s Best Workplaces™ in the Asia listing, Ibrahim MougarbelGeneral Manager for the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman and KuwaitGreat Place to Work® Middle Eastsaid, “Despite the challenges we’ve faced during the pandemic, we’re proud to see even more continued growth in employee culture awareness among leaders. Our Best Workplaces™ for this year have persevered for the period of unprecedented upheaval and have continued to persevere post-pandemic and we are here to celebrate them, so we don’t celebrate corporations, we celebrate heroes.

By commenting on this year’s Best Workplaces™ in the Asia listing, Tanzeel Rehman, Managing Director of Saudi Arabia and BahrainGreat Place to Work® Middle Eastsaid, “As part of their organizational strategy, Exceptional Workplaces across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia compete in different industries by providing great work environments for ALL employees to win the war for local talent.

The companies of the Middle East recognized in the Best Workplaces of Asia™ Listing:

Multinational category


Chalhoub Group


clothing group





Big Category

Nahdi Medical Society

Dubai Police Academy

Advanced Electronics Company

Preliminary Group

FIVE hotels and resorts

Capital Market Authority

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority PJSC

Mcdonald’s by RICC

Adjman Police

Solutions by STC

Dar Al Riyadh

Alhokair Fashion Retail

Mena Bev

Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA)

SMSA Express Transportation Company LTD

Small and medium category

The one

SARA Group


Tajalla Creative Agency


Pizza Express

blue ocean academy

Center for Legal Studies and Research


Financier of the century


Transmonde Group

Capital of Alkhabir

Eva Interiors


International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC)

Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Development Authority


Hadi Express Exchange


PetroGas Piping

The Best Workplaces in Asia™ list is published here:

How Great Place to Work determines the Best Workplaces In Asia

Great Place to Work identifies the Best Workplaces in Asia™ by surveying over one million employees across Asia and the Middle East on the key factors that create great workplaces for all and analyze corporate workplace programs that impact more than 4.7 million employees in the region.

To be considered, companies must first be identified as outstanding in their region by appearing on one or more of our Best Workplaces in Greater China (including continental China, hong kong and Taiwan), India, Indonesia, Japan, Kuwait, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri LankaWATER, Vietnam in 2021 or early 2022.

Firms fall into three size categories: small and medium (10 to 499 employees); Large (500+); and multinational. Multinational organizations are also assessed on their efforts to create excellent workplaces in several countries in the region. They must appear on at least two national lists in Asia and the Middle East and have at least 1,000 employees worldwide with at least 40% (or 5,000) of those employees located outside the country of the head office.

About Great Place to Work®

Great Place to Work® is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, they’ve surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used that deep insight to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Great Place to Work helps organizations quantify their culture and drive better business results by creating a trusted work experience for all employees. Their unrivaled benchmark data is used to recognize Great Place to Work™ certified companies and Best Workplaces in the United States and more than 60 countries, including the 100 Best Companies to Work For® and the World’s Best Lists published each year in Fortune. Everything they do is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work for everyone™.

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