2019 Categories

Best Newcomer

Best Newcomer



For a startup with up to 2 years of age (or from incorporation) that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with their product/service.

This is the startup that despite its age has the highest potential for growth and expansion in its industry.



Strong track record (traction, revenue, or profits) in the last 2 years

Clear and innovative business proposition

Demonstrates capabilities for market leadership

Bonus: Shows strong capabilities for regional presence

 Company Eligibility Criteria


Your company was incorporated (and ultimately paying corporate taxes) in any one, or more, ASEAN countries

Your company was incorporated or the nominated product, service, programme was launched on, or after, 1 Jan 2014

Past Winners of This Category

Winners from ASEAN Rice Bowl 2015 – 2017


Best Newcomer

ASEAN Rice Bowl Awards 2017


Best Newcomer

ASEAN Rice Bowl Awards 2016

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