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Our Awards

Awards

Best Bank in Myanmar 2016

KBZ Bank was named as the winner of the “Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2016: Best Bank in Myanmar” award. The prestigious award from UK-based Euromoney, one of the world’s top publications for international banking and financial markets, was its third consecutive win in as many years. The recognition accorded to KBZ Bank was based on an analysis of its market-leading performance, which looked at both quantitative and qualitative data of its results, strategically as well as financially, between April 2015 and March 2016.

Awards

BEST RETAIL BANKS 2015

With a growing branch network — the bank operates more than 200 outlets across the country — Kanbawza Bank is renowned for serving retail customers with international-standard product and service ranges. The firm continually reviews its output in order to create daylight between itself and its competitors. KBZ Bank is proudly received the best Retail Banks 2015 from World Finance.

BEST COMMERCIAL BANKS 2015 MYANMAR

KBZ Bank’s presence in Myanmar’s commercial banking sector has expanded in recent years, lifting standards across the country. The institution’s presence there has encouraged growth, with small businesses looking to the bank for a wealth of financial products and services. The bank has a strong international presence and reputation for quality. KBZ Bank is proudly received the Best Commercial Banks 2015 Myanmar from World Finance.

Bank of the Year in Myanmar 2015

They described the reason of choosing KBZ Bank is because of improvement of Bank operation and service, extending more branches and ATM around the country, assets increased market, lent more money to business, getting more income and profit, improvement of training employees and management skills, performance of modern banking technology and improvement of service, connection with international banks and being the No. 1 tax payer in the whole country for (4) years.

ASEAN Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Award

Vice Chair of KBZ Bank and KBZ Group of Companies, Daw Nang Than Htwe winning the ASEAN Business Advisory Council’s first“ASEAN Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Award” since the launch of ASEAN Business Awards in 2007. Among the four ASEAN Winner for Business Awards that Myanmar received this year, Daw Nang Than Htwe is the first and the only woman entrepreneur among the ASEAN countries and in Myanmar to receive this prestigious honor, as it is a special extension to the ASEAN Business Awards categories. “ASEAN Woman Entrepreneur of the Year 2015 Award” is given to an outstanding entrepreneur with achievements in relation to growth, employment, innovation and CSR activities.

Best Core Banking Implementation for Emerging Banks award

Kanbawza Bank and Oracle Financial Services Software win Best Core Banking Implementation for Emerging Banks award 2015. The bank implemented a comprehensive core banking system. Implementation provides higher efficiency and cost optimisation along with enhanced customer experience. The system enables scalability and flexibility for future growth Hong Kong, April 15th 2015— Kanbawza (KBZ) Bank and its technology partner Oracle Financial Services Software have been named as winners for the Best Core Banking Implementation for Emerging Banks award 2015 during the ninth Asian Banker Technology Implementation Awards Programme.

A Member of the United Nation Global Compact

The UN Global Compact is the world’s largest corporate citizenship and sustainability initiative. Since its official launch on 26 July 2000, the initiative has grown to more than 12,000 participants, including over 8,000 businesses in approximately 145 countries around the world. The Global Compact presents a strategic platform for participants to advance their commitments to initiative related to sustainability and corporate citizenship. By joining the UN Global Compact, the KBZ Group is making an active commitment to advancing areas such as human rights, working conditions, environmental impact and ethical business practices.

Domestic Retail Bank of the Year – Myanmar

Asian Banking and Finance is immensely proud to have produced a long and esteemed roster of winners composed solely of Asia’s most impressive banks” among 200 Bankers. Asian Banking and Finance magazine proudly continued its long tradition of honoring Asia’s best and brightest banks at this year’s Wholesale Banking Awards and Retail Banking Awards. KBZ Bank has been salutes for receiving the Domestic Retail Bank of the Year – Myanmar by Asian Banking and Finance.

Credit Card Initiative of the Year – Myanmar

Asian Banking and Finance is immensely proud to have produced a long and esteemed roster of winners composed solely of Asia’s most impressive banks” among 200 Bankers. Asian Banking and Finance magazine proudly continued its long tradition of honoring Asia’s best and brightest banks at this year’s Wholesale Banking Awards and Retail Banking Awards. KBZ Bank has been salutes for receiving the Credit Card Initiative of the Year – Myanmarby Asian Banking and Finance.

Best Bank in Myanmar 2015

UK-based financial magazine, Euromoney, has named Kanbawza (KBZ) Bank the best bank in Myanmar for 2015. The rapidly expanding Myanmar banking scene saw Kanbawza Bank claim the best bank award. ''For now, it remains the leader of the pack, boasting scale-nearly 13,000 employees and 318 branches – and a solid corporate banking and cash management package, "notes Euromoney.

Achievement in CSR Awards

Kanbawza Bank received Euromoney’s Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2015 during a ceremony in Nay Pyi Taw.
Kanbawza (KBZ) Bank’s Brighter Future Myanmar Foundation, which supplies clean water to more than 80,000 people in southern Shan State, as well as its broader commitments to CSR, were taken into account when selecting the award’s recipient, Euromoney is a London-based trade magazine and international conference holder.

Awards

Best Bank in Myanmar

UK-based financial magazine, Euromoney, has named Kanbawza (KBZ) Bank the best bank in Myanmar for 2014. Euromoney presents awards for excellence in over 20 global product categories, which includes the best bank award in over 100 countries around the world. The bank has diversified its financial services by continuously setting up new branches, opening mini banks, coordinating with other banks, financing international trade, assisting financial management, handling remittances from oversea Myanmar workers, providing safety deposit services for valuable items and managing for exchange services.

Best Banking Group in Myanmar

London-based World Finance has awarded Best Banking Group in Myanmar prizes for year 2014 to Kanbawza Bank. Due to its branches operating throughout the country and the highest confidence from the people, Kanbawza is considered the strongest private bank.

Best Commercial Bank in Myanmar

London-based World Finance has awarded Best Commercial Bank in Myanmar prizes for year 2014 to Kanbawza Bank. Due to its branches operating throughout the country and the highest confidence from the people, Kanbawza is considered the strongest private bank.

Domestic Retail Bank of the Year in Myanmar

KBZ bank has achieved Domestic Retail Bank of the Year 2014 – Myanmar and Core Banking Initiative of the Year 2014 – Myanmar from the Asian Banking & Finance Retail Banking Award 2014.

Most Transparent Company in Myanmar

The KBZ Group of companies was acclaimed as the most transparent in Myanmar by the Myanmar Centre for Responsible Business (MCRB) on the basis of its first Pwint Thit Sa Project report. The MCRB report whose findings were based on a study of the websites of the leading 60 companies in Myanmar. The report assessed companies on their transparency in terms of anti-corruption, organizational structure, human rights, health & safety and environmental responsibility.

Awards

The Banker – Bank of the Year 2013

KBZ Bank has won bank of the year in Myanmar 2013 given by Financial Times based in London of England. This prize is dedicated for the best banking service known as Bank of the Year 2013 had been won by the banks from 148 countries including Citi Bank of the United States, the Banker Awards 2013 winner, Lloyd Banking Group of England, ING Bank of Netherlands, ANZ Bank of Australia, UOB Bank of Singapore, AM Bank of Malaysia, Kasikorn Bank of Thailand, ICIC Bank of India and KBZ Bank of Myanmar.

Best Banking Group in Myanmar

London-based World Finance has awarded Best Banking Group in Myanmar prizes for year 2013 to Kanbawza Bank. Due to its branches operating throughout the country and the highest confidence from the people, Kanbawza is considered the strongest private bank.

Best Commercial Bank in Myanmar

London-based World Finance has awarded Best Commercial Bank in Myanmar prizes for year 2013 to Kanbawza Bank. Due to its branches operating throughout the country and the highest confidence from the people, Kanbawza is considered the strongest private bank.

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