Mumbai, Oct. 18
RELIANCE Industries Ltd's (RIL) - Hazira manufacturing division, has won the 2005 ASTD BEST Award from the American Society for Training & Development (ASTD), a Virginia, US-based association dedicated to workplace learning and performance professionals.
BEST awards, which made its debut in 2003, recognise organisations that achieve wide success through creating, supporting and championing learning opportunities for results and a learning culture. Reliance is the first petrochemicals company from India and Asia to have won this award and second worldwide after Dow Chemicals, which won award in 2004. RIL - Hazira unit was ranked 13th amongst the winners.