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    1. Sharp drop in Silver Base's revenue raises corporate governance issue

      Sharp drop in Silver Base's revenue raises corporate governance issue

      An analyst has questioned corporate governance at Silver Base after the company reported an unexpected sharp drop in interim revenue. The liquor distributor admitted that some managers had left the company and some mainland stores had closed. Silver Base's share price fell 4.9 per cent to close at HK$2.31 yesterday, while the shares of Kweichow Moutai, which produces the Moutai liquor, dropped 7.3 per cent to 200.19 yuan (HK$249.18) on the Shanghai stock exchange. Wuliangye Yibin, which makes Wu

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    2. CII working closely with govt to improve corporate governance: Adi Godrej

      CII working closely with govt to improve corporate governance: Adi Godrej

      India's economic reforms era since 1991 has encompassed de-licensing of industry, deregulation, and facilitative administrative procedures, sparking a new growth cycle. Gross domestic product (GDP) growth has averaged well over eight per cent over the last eight years, alleviating poverty and fostering development. However, institutional capacities to combat corruption have lagged behind as India embraced liberalisation, globalisation and technological advances at a rapid pace. The issue of corr

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    3. Ayala, Sy companies win PSE corporate governance awards

      Ayala, Sy companies win PSE corporate governance awards

      by Rappler.com Posted on 12/03/2012 7:21 PM | Updated 12/03/2012 8:59 PM Tweet Pin It Tweet Pin It 123 Share View Comments MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) - Listed companies of the Ayala and the Sy business groups dominated the corporate governance awards of the stock exchange. On Monday, December 3, three Ayala-led units and two Sy-led firms were named as winners at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) Bell Awards for exemplifying good

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    4. The Other Duty of Corporate Governance

      The Other Duty of Corporate Governance

      comments, called-out + Comment now + Comment now According to BusinessDictionary.com, corporate governance is “The Framework of rules and practices by which a board of directors ensures accountability, fairness, and transparency in a company’s relationship with its all stakeholders.” OECD.org defines it as the “Procedures and processes according to which an organisation is directed and controlled. The corporate governance structure specifies the

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    5. Corporate Directors Forum Announces Keynote Speakers For Directors Forum

      Corporate Directors Forum Announces Keynote Speakers For Directors Forum

      /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Corporate Directors Forum is bringing together distinguished business leaders from a variety of industries to discuss the most challenging issues directors and officers face at "Directors Forum 2013: Directors, Management & Shareholders in Dialogue." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121130/DC21508LOGO) The conference, being held Jan. 27-29, 2013 at the University of San Diego, is designed to encourage personal interaction between attendees and the nation's le

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    6. Bursa Malaysia amends listing requirements - Business Times

      KUALA LUMPUR: Bursa Malaysia has amended the Main Market and ACE Market Listing Requirements (LR) to strengthen and enhance corporate governance (CG) practices of listed issuers. In a statement today, Bursa Malaysia said the amendments are in line with the recommendations made under the CG Blueprint 2011 and the Malaysian Code on Corporate Governance 2012 (MCCG 2012) issued by the Securities Commission (SC). Its Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Tajuddin Atan, said the CG amendments will lead to th

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    7. Boston Club census of women executives, directors finds slow progress

      Boston Club census of women executives, directors finds slow progress

      Six major Massachusetts companies to added women to their previously all-male boards in 2012, contributing to a record-high 108 women board members at the state’s 100 largest public companies, according to the annual census of women directors and executive officers by the Boston Club, a women’s business group. But women’s advancement into the top echelons of the corporate world remains slow and uneven.

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    8. UK sport governance to up its game

      UK sport governance to up its game

      In late 2011 world football governing body Fifa invited anti-corruption body Transparency International (TI) to sit on an outside panel - headed by Prof Mark Pieth - to advise on governance reforms. But TI cut the tie after it said two of its key recommendations had been ignored. TI said the fact Fifa was paying an expert - Prof Pieth - to oversee major reforms on how it was run would jeopardise his independence. Prof Pieth had also said he would not re-examine old scandals, another recommendati

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    9. Weinberg symposium addresses critical issues in corporate governance

      Weinberg symposium addresses critical issues in corporate governance

      3:25 p.m., Nov. 29, 2012--The University of Delaware’s John L. Weinberg Center hosted a symposium, “Governance Issues of Critical Importance to Institutional Investors,” on Friday, Nov. 9, on UD’s Newark campus. Co-sponsored by the Department of Finance in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics, the symposium featured a panel of nine institutional investors who discussed the future changing dynamics of corporate governance and voiced their opinions on issues from executive compensat

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    10. NACD Directorship 100 Forum Focused on Reinvigorating America

      NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Association of Corporate Directors held its 2012 NACD Directorship 100 Forum this week. Under the theme of "Reinvigorating America," the NACD Directorship 100 Forum convened leading directors, governance advocates, and key boardroom influencers and advisors to discuss strategies and share ideas to build long-term, sustainable enterprises. This unique director education event was capped with an evening gala dinner celebration to recognize a

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    11. Equilar CEO David Chun Named to 2012 NACD Directorship 100

      Equilar CEO David Chun Named to 2012 NACD Directorship 100

      REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - Nov 29, 2012) - David Chun, Founder and CEO of Equilar, has been named to the 2012 National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) Directorship 100 in recognition of his exemplary leadership in promoting the highest standards of corporate governance. The NACD Directorship 100 recognizes the most influential leaders in the boardroom and corporate governance community. This is his third appearance in the prestigious list, underscoring the significant role Equilar

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    12. MCX-SX signs up UN's sustainable stock exchange to promote social and

      MCX-SX signs up UN's sustainable stock exchange to promote social and

      KOLKATA: MCX Stock Exchange (MCX-SX) has signed the voluntary commitment to the United Nation's Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative to promote long-term sustainable investment and improved environmental, social and corporate governance disclosure and performance among companies listed on its exchange. With this, MCX-SX has joined the global league of six other exchanges that have committed to the UN SSE initiative. Mr Joseph Massey, MD & CEO of MCX-SX, said, "We are committed to market-

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    13. Women in the Boardroom Virtual Event

      Women in the Boardroom Virtual Event

      Friday, November 30, 2012 @ Noon ET

      Topic: Leadership and Influence

      Speaker: Jinnie (English) Cristerna, President and CEO, International and Chicago High Achievers

      Description: Numbers show that there are only a handful of effective leaders and influencers in the world. What are the characteristics of a good leader and how can you develop the ability to effectively influence others? In this webinar, participants will:

      • Understand what transformational leadership is and looks like, and how to adapt your leadership styles;
      • Learn effective ways of explaining and teaching;
      • Learn how to conduct a personal inventory, create an action plan and establish personal goals
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    14. NYC Face-to-Face Events: Increase Your Power!

      NYC Face-to-Face Events:  Increase Your Power!

      Unleash the power of connections when you attend NYC Connections Events. Whether you want to serve on a board or improve your leadership skills, Connections Events provide the tools you need and connections you want. Attend our upcoming NYC Connection Event: 

      Tuesday, December 11, 2012 @ 6 PM ET

      Confident Power Talk for Women:It’s Not What You Say But How You Say It

      Speaker: Elena Rand Kaspi, Founder of LawScope Coaching

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    15. Social Media And The Boardroom: Critical Questions Directors Need To Ask

      Social Media And The Boardroom: Critical Questions Directors Need To Ask

      The brand-building opportunities social media present are nearly limitless, and the risks they introduce are just as expansive. And to many corporate leaders, they remain somewhat of a mystery. The last 10 years have seen extraordinary evolutions in the responsibilities boards of directors must assume. From Sarbanes-Oxley to Dodd-Frank , directors have been subjected to new liabilities and new ...

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    16. PotashCorp Governance Named

      NOV 27 2012 PotashCorp and its Board of Directors employs some of the best corporate governance practices in Canada, according to The Globe & Mail and its annual Board Games rankings. For the third consecutive year, the national newspaper's governance feature has placed PotashCorp at the top of the list, tying for second place in 2012. The Board Games ranking assesses the practices of Canadian companies across four categories: board composition; compensation; shareholders rights and disclosure.

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    17. To Tender Or Not To Tender

      United Kingdom: Amendments To The Corporate Governance Code And Guidance On Audit Committees 26 November 2012 Article by Mark Howard Twitter Twitter Facebook Facebook Digg Digg In April 2012, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) published a consultation paper seeking feedback on proposals to amend the provisions of the UK Corporate Governance Code (the Code) and the Guidance on Audit Committees (the Guidance). Following a period of public consultation, the FRC

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