Cambodia Investment Review
Smart Axiata, Cambodia’s leading mobile network operator, has once again been recognized for its stellar performance, receiving the Cambodia Mobile Data Company of the Year and Cambodia Mobile Services Company of the Year awards for 2022 for the fifth consecutive year from the international market research firm Frost and Sullivan.
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“Smart Axiata’s continued success in the Cambodian mobile services space is mainly attributed to its comprehensive solutions portfolio, strategic partnerships, excellent infrastructure, and customer-centric approach. One of the company’s underlying strengths is the ability to identify and address challenging customer needs through top-notch services, thereby optimizing the customer experience and consolidating its leadership position in the market,” Frost and Sullivan said.
The best mobile service experiences to our customers
The awards ceremony was held virtually and streamed live on Frost and Sullivan’s YouTube channel on December 7. Smart Axiata Acting Chief Executive Officer Feiruz Ikhwan expressed his gratitude for the recognition at the ceremony.
“As this is our fifth consecutive year winning these awards, we take it as strong affirmation that we have delivered the best mobile service experiences to our customers, created positive impacts and effectively enabled people’s daily lives. At Smart, we have been striving to be the number one and most loved communication tech brand in Cambodia by 2022.”
He also added, “I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every member of the Smart Axiata family for their tremendous effort on our journey together and also our customers for always supporting Smart Axiata. Without you, we would not have received these awards.”
These are the latest in a long list of awards and recognitions Smart Axiata has received over the years for its advanced network capabilities, financial performance and innovative offerings.
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In addition to the awards from Frost and Sullivan, Smart Axiata was also named Best Telecommunications Company Cambodia and Best CSR Company Cambodia by Global Banking and Finance in from 2020 to 2021 and the Leading Company in Building Community Resilience Cambodia in 2021.
Smart was recognized with a Gold Award for Tax Compliance from Cambodia’s General Department of Taxation, too, which lauded Smart, the first ever mobile operator to receive the award, for its exemplary practices and meeting its tax obligations under Cambodian law.
Furthermore, Smart was recognized as the Best Contributor to CBRD (Capacity Building, Research and Development) Fund by the Cambodian Ministry of Post and Telecommunications in 2019, and the Best Emerging Market Operator in 2018 by Telecom Asia.