Great Place to Work® identifies the top organizations that create great workplaces in the Asian and Middle Eastern regions with the publication of the annual Best Workplaces in Asia list. The list recognizes companies in three size categories:
Small & Medium (20 - 499 employees);
Large (500+ employees); and
To be considered for inclusion, companies must appear on one or more of our national lists in the eight countries represented on the list (Greater China, India, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka and UAE). Multinational organizations must meet the following requirements:
Have at least 1,000 employees worldwide, with at least 40% (or 5,000) of those employees based outside the headquarter's country and
Appear on at least two national lists.
Multinationals also receive additional credit for their efforts to successfully create an excellent workplace culture in multiple countries in the region. The data used in the calculation of the regional list comes from national lists published in 2018 and early 2019.