Forbes Global 2000


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Forbes Global 2000

A list compiled and published annually by Forbes magazine of the 2000 largest publicly-traded companies in the world. The Forbes Global 2000 uses four criteria to arrive at its list: sales, profits, assets and market value. To be listed on the Forbes Global 2000 is considered very prestigious. The Forbes Global 2000 replaced the Forbes 500 in 2003.
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The company stands 83rd in the 'Forbes Global 2000' rankings for 2018top-most among Indian companies.
ISG determines the growth potential of each industry based on the number of Forbes Global 2000 companies in each sector that currently do not outsource and each sector's average per-company spending level, weighted by company size.
Citing the International Data Corporation (IDC) 2017 report, Lim said 50 per cent of the Forbes Global 2000 companies will have its business dependent on digitally enhanced products, services and experiences.
Call it unconventional, but no one can deny that this strategy is definitely working for Xiaomi as for the first time, the company has made it to the Forbes Global 2000 list.
Gartner analysts derive a master list of companies from a combination of the Fortune Global 500 and the Forbes Global 2000. In an effort to maintain the list of companies evaluated at a manageable level, a general annual revenue threshold of $12 billion has been applied.- TradeArabia News Service
SAP is the world's largest provider of enterprise application software, serving more than 437,000 customers worldwide including 92 percent of the Forbes Global 2000. Organizations leveraging SAP to run their business distribute 78 percent of the world's food supply and 82 percent of medical devices.
Khuloud Al Amyan, editor-in-chief of Forbes Middle East, said: "UAE today is a preferred regional business hub with over 90% of the companies featuring on the Forbes Global 2000 list basing their regional headquarters in the country.
Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said in a radio interview that the "bidding for the third telco has been transparent." READ: NTC junks PTandT, Sear appeals on third telco selection China Telecom is the ninth largest telecommunications company in the world, according to the 2017 Forbes Global 2000 list.
NTPC -- which has forayed from fossil fuels into generating electricity via hydro, nuclear and renewable energy sources -- was ranked 512th in the '2018, Forbes Global 2000' ranking of the World's biggest companies.
figure By PATRICK ALUSHULA Safaricom #ticker:SCOM has been named as the best employer in Africa and 67th in the world by Forbes business magazine that ranked 500 publicly-traded companies from 60 countries.The annual Forbes Global 2000 list, now in its 16th edition, puts second best employer in Africa Naspers at position 224 globally followed by First Rand (432) and Sanlam (457) all from South Africa.
KARACHI -- Dawlance, Pakistan's No 1 home appliances brand, has bagged the prestigious OHSAS 14001:2015 certification for occupational health and safety, which was presented to the organization by SGS, a multinational company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland which is known for providing inspection, verification, testing and certification services, and has also featured on Forbes Global 2000 thrice; in 2015, 2016 and 2017 respectively.