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Date: 23 January 2009

South Indian Bank (SIB) bagged the best “Asian Banking Web Site” award from the Charlton Media Group, Singapore under the banner “Asian Banking & Finance Retail Banking Awards-2008”. Among the 100+ nominations for the Best Web Site category from various banks in Asia, SIB emerged victorious to receive this award as the owner of the Best Web Site ( In a glittering international function at Singapore on 21st January 2009, Sri A G VARUGHESE, DGM(DICT) received this Award. This is the first time that SIB, an 80-year-old commercial old generation private sector bank, receives an International recognition, which adds one more feather on it’s cap of enduring successes. The Bank had earlier won the prestigious Banking Technology Excellence Award in the year 2006 from IDRBT, Hyderabad (the Technical Arm of RBI) for “Information Systems Security Policy and Practices” category.