King Khalid Awards are tools for social change. They are designed to help recognize, support, and encourage exceptional achievements in corporate social responsibility and innovation.
Responsible Competitiveness is the ability of a company to build a competitive advantage through a commitment to sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Responsible Competitiveness goes beyond goodwill initiatives and focuses on aligning CSR practices with its business imperatives. Companies with a responsible competitiveness strategy are able to deliver benefits for their business while also delivering positive impacts for their communities, employees, and customers. In Saudi Arabia Responsible Competitiveness is key to increasing the Kingdom’s competitiveness at a global level while also helping the Kingdom achieve its social, economic, and environmental development goals.
ADC participated in 2017 King Khalid Award , RC Branch , King Khalid Award is a program that is managed by King Khalid Foundation under the auspices of the custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz AI Saud. The top three performing companies has been presented the RC Award by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Saud in December 201 7. In recognition of its outstanding contributions and commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Arabian Drilling Company (ADC) has been selected to be the First Place Winner of the2017 King Khalid Award for Responsible Competitiveness.