About E50

Enterprise 50 is an annual award programme organised by the SME Corporation Malaysia (SME Corp. Malaysia) and Deloitte Malaysia, with supporting sponsorship by SME Bank, RHB Bank Berhad, Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) and Bank Rakyat to celebrate and highlight the achievements of enterprising small and medium companies that are well positioned for the future.


The Award programme, which started in 1996, marks its 20th year in existence this year with support from the Ministry of Entrepreneur Development Malaysia.

Each year, 50 winners are selected from amongst the nominations received and the evaluation is based on key financial and non-financial factors. To date, a total of 1,798 companies participated and 550 companies have come out as winners. From this pool of winners, 46 have been listed on the Malaysian Bourse and 14 on ACE Market (formerly known as MESDAQ). 

Winners will get to enjoy publicity in both the print and electronic media. They will be featured in the Business Times’ special E50 supplement, Media Prima, Malaysia SME Newspaper and the E50 website.

Benefits of being an E50 Winner:

Winners will get to enjoy publicity in both the print and electronic media, as well as to be featured in the E50 website.
Winners also honoured with:


  • Receive the Enterprise 50 award trophy and certificate during the award dinner;
  • Access to Report Card and consultation with Deloitte on company strength and area for improvements; 
  • Media coverage from New Strait Times, Malaysia SME and other printed and digital media;
  • Free seat at the exclusive award dinner where winners will be given the opportunity to network with the movers and shakers of the Malaysian economy;
  • Granted rights to utilize the E50 logo on products & marketing collaterals;
  • Fast lane processing for loan application and RHB Business Platinum Credit Card from RHB Bank Berhad;
  • Be featured in the Enterprise 50 homepage www.e50.com.my; and
  • Exclusive membership in the E50 Club.