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SLT wins international award

Deputy General Manager, Quality Management of SLT, Ms. Vidya Dias receives the award.
Deputy General Manager, Quality Management of SLT, Ms. Vidya Dias receives the award.

Sri Lanka Telecom PLC (SLT) was awarded the Quality Choice Prize 2019 under the Gold Category by the European Society for Quality Research (ESQR) recently, recognizing the highest quality standards to which the company adheres in the course of its business operations.

The award was presented to the company at the ESQR’s Quality Choice Prize 2019 Convention held in Berlin (Germany) recently. The prize is globally recognised for highlighting exceptional management and service standards and selected organisations, public administrations and companies based in Europe, Asia, USA, Africa and Australia took part in the event. The participants also included Renowned business leaders from different countries, academic experts, quality professionals, civil servants and diplomats.

The award is based on the principle of recognising quality-oriented practices and spreading the values of quality culture by engaging business leaders to play an agile role in the global sphere with the view of maximising quality backed by innovations. Further, this Quality Award is presented to selected companies and organisations after careful inspection of the strategies and business practices adopted by different companies while also giving recognition to the exceptional employees and employee motivation practices of respective entities.

The selection process is comprehensively based on market study, public information and publications as well as consumer opinion research methodologies while paying special attention to quality endorsement policies of the relevant companies and organizations. Sixty-five companies were selected to participate in this year’s Quality Choice Prize Convention.