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The Executive Vice Chairman of the commission, Prof Umar Danbatta, spoke yesterday at the zonal sensitization workshop on the Code of Corporate governance for the Telecoms Industry, in Kano. The theme of the workshop is: Telecommunications at the threshold of Data Revolution, the Place of Good ...
In his state of the nation address (Sona) on Friday evening, President Cyril Ramaphosa said he would shortly appoint a commission of inquiry into tax administration and governance of the South African Revenue Service (SARS). This was at the request of finance Minister Malusi Gigaba, who announced ...
Despite high graduation rates and increases in awarded degrees, a bill in the Senate looks to give Florida's Community College System a governing facelift. This has led many community college leaders to warn of the unnecessary and unintended consequences that may result from such a bill.
THE Ministry of iTaukei Affairs is promoting good governance and management training in the province of Macuata. The training, which began this week, was held in the districts of Namuka, Mali and Dreketi. iTaukei Affairs Board acting Chief Executive Officer Josefa Toganivalu said the training, known as ...
Umar Danbatta gave the charge in his opening remarks, Thursday, at the zonal sensitization workshop on the Code of Corporate governance for the Telecoms Industry, held in Kano with the theme: Telecommunications at the threshold of Data Revolution, the Place of Good Corporate governance as ...

Coen and Pegram challenge us to integrate global governance theorising in ways that are pragmatic, policy-oriented and interdisciplinary. One of the most prominent arenas for pursuing this challenge is through a focus on governing transnational production through voluntary and regulatory approaches. This focus directs ...
It was a sunny winter Saturday morning, the kind people still like Bengaluru for, notwithstanding the devastating loss of trees and water bodies the city has suffered in parallel with its rise as India's tech capital. An interesting no-holds-barred exercise was underway at IT services company Wipro's ...
Head of Research for Good governance Hall of Fame and Awards, Dr George Adiah has promised the celebration of all deserving and hardworking government appointees who have distinguished themselves in their various fields of expertise over the years through a newly introduced award scheme; the ...
Westminster involvement in Northern Ireland governance 'inevitable'. Former Northern Ireland secretary Theresa Villiers believes the UK Parliament will now have to set a budget at Stormont. 11:02, UK, Thursday 15 February 2018. Theresa Villiers. Image: Theresa Villiers was Northern Ireland secretary between 2012 and ...
This article aims to contribute to the third generation of global governance research by unfolding the concept of a global governance system consisting of normative principles and patterns of authority relationships and legitimation. The goal is to formulate a positive theory that goes beyond the negative descriptions of global ...
Over 200 policymakers, industry professionals, and blockchain experts attended the event and discussed, debated innovative ways of using blockchain in governance. The Blockchain Conclave came on the back of the highly competitive, and first-of-its-kind Blockchain Hackathon, organised by the ...
Like the IEFT, the fellowship's governance process advocates what is called "rough consensus and running code," meaning that the dominant majority within a given discussion will be given precedence, dependent of course on its technical proficiency - the key criteria of judgement for any position held ...
As examples of bad governance, he mentions non-transparent transactions involving management's private companies and payments to the executive team for buying and selling ships. This has deterred investors from placing money in shipping, and it is therefore time to correct this, says Mehrotra.
Good governance will enable cities to effectively address urban problems, said UN-Habitat director-general Maimunah Mohd Sharif at the ninth World Urban Forum (WUF) in Kuala Lumpur today. Cities worldwide suffer from a lack of sustainable infrastructure, housing and services and a transparent ...
The government believes that an effective corporate governance framework is essential if UK companies are to retain the trust of their workforce, investors and the public, hence the content of the Corporate governance Reform Green Paper which seeks to strengthen several aspects of this framework to ...

The Constitutional Court of Romania (CCR) found unconstitutional the law that aimed to remove the corporate governance requirement for state companies. The National Liberal Party (PNL) notified CCR in December about this proposed law, claiming that it would lead to the total politicisation of the ...
WINDHOEK, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) -- Namibia's President Hage Geingob urged members of parliament to pay attention to the agenda of the year and to strengthen good governance. Geingob said this Tuesday when he officially opened the 7th Session of the 6th Parliament in Windhoek. This year's theme is ...
Donald Trump 'taking an axe' to US governance, John Oliver says. The US-based British comedian warns the US government has a brain drain ... "He is taking an axe to some pretty fundamental parts of American governance. "What he's doing with the State Department is going to have ramifications for ...
These rapid advances in the capabilities of digital tools pose important challenges for the public sector -- challenges for governance that are often dangerously ignored. These are challenges that will loom larger as we put all that growing processor productivity to work harvesting new power through not only ...
Kenya Power's directors endeavour to consistently meet its customers' and other stakeholder's requirements and expectations. That's why the Kenya Power Board has been chosen as one of the Model Boards to highlight in this week's Mervyn King governance Summit organised by the Institute of Certified ...
The Order of Malta are planning to make substantial reforms to their governance structure just over a year after their leader stood down following a public stand off with Pope Francis. Following a high level meeting of Knights from the 8 to 11 February in Rome, the order say that they are aiming to change ...
Islamabad: advisor to the Prime Minister Amir Muqam Khan has said that Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government has failed to provide good governance to the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and that there are a lot of contradictions between PTI chief's words and actions. Talking to a private news ...
"Pro-poor governance," as asserted by H.E. President George Weah, could better be described as a buzz phrase that brings much excitement not only to the marginalized population and communities in Liberia, but certainly does provide hope for many in the environmental and disaster management ...
When a government, of whatever colour happens to be in vogue, unilaterally takes decisions "in the interests of the common good" without due involvement of that part of the community which could benefit or suffer detriment, then it is a collective governance by a select few. It is governance by committee ...
However, attorney, Michael Judin, believes millennials and Generation Z can play an integral role in ensuring local corporates apply a more ethical approach to corporate governance and comply with the King IV report. He was a member of the task team that wrote King IV, released on November 1, 2016.
HEDA, in a petition sent to the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, and signed by the Resource Centre's chairman, Mr. Olanrewaju Suraju, said the failure of the Senate to screen and confirm nominees from the executive was undermining governance and frustrating the ongoing fight against corruption in ...
New Delhi: Sebi will take up the Kotak panel's report on corporate governance in its next board meeting and the regulator has held preliminary discussions with the corporate affairs and finance ministries on the proposed norms, chairman Ajay Tyagi said on Saturday. The high-level Sebi committee, headed ...
The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) completes three years in the Delhi government on 10 February 2018. It is thus, only natural that we take a look at how India's youngest political party has fared in the field of governance and what larger impact it has (or has not) had on the entrenched political ...
Feb 10, 2018-The Securities Board of Nepal (Sebon) has issued new directives on good governance that bars companies listed on the stock exchange from providing loans to family members of the members of their board of directors. Likewise, members of the board have been permitted to serve in one position for a ...
The governance practices at Fortis healthcare, India's second-largest healthcare provider has come under spotlight after the promoter directors Malvinder Singh and Shivinder Singh may have taken out Rs 473 crore. Fortis said the Rs 473 crore was part of secured short-term investments with companies in ...
Given the prevailing highly-competitive operating environment characterised by value-realisation, good corporate governance ceases to be just a buzz word spoken only when it is convenient. Worldwide, questions are being asked around issues of accountability, transparency, value addition, legitimacy ...
"Akwa Ibom State people oriented (people-oriented in proper context, by the way) governance…" (DAILY Sun front page Bottom Strip, January 31) Touching lives in past 30 months: Would it have been lizards-oriented governance? The next two blunders are from a full-page advertorial signed by Mr.
While there are many reasons, one reason for sure is that many smaller firms can't capitalize on the opportunities that may be in front of them because their leadership and corporate governance aren't properly aligned. To illustrate the problem, many CEOs and managing partners at smaller firms become ...
In a packed ballroom at Marina Mandarin Hotel on 16 January 2018, the event looked like a grand gathering of the who's who in Singapore's corporate governance community. The participants, mostly board directors, listened intently as the results of the corporate governance review were rolled out. It is apt ...
Two risks of operating in Russia seem to jitter western investors to no end, namely the Russian political risk and corporate governance. In this article, the author presents an analysis of these risks in the case of Nornickel, as part of an in-depth survey of that company. Investor takeaways are derived from this ...
Records show that governance Services, the company owned and managed by Carter-Smith -- but was said by the FBI to be controlled by Maddox -- borrowed the money against its property at 208 W. Carolina St. The building is a block away from the Maddox law firm building and his personal residence, ...
governance is one of the most important foreign policy challenges--and among the most difficult. Poor governance is linked to civil wars, corruption and a lack of economic development, among other grave problems. To its credit, the Trump Administration's new National Security strategy rightly warns that ...
(BJP president) Amit Shah is repeatedly coming because they are not organized and don't have a system in place. Is the Congress being dragged into the BJP's Hindutva politics? The plank that we are going to people on is development, governance. Our Hindutva talks about the entire society being one.
Georgia's capital Tbilisi is to host the European Dialogue on Internet governance (EuroDIG) 2018 on June 4-6. The information was released by Georgia's Ministry of economy and Sustainable Development, which says that the preparatory meeting was held in Technopark, attended by the representatives ...
The League of women Voters of the Charlottesville Area and Charlottesville Tomorrow will co-sponsor two panel discussions this month on how the city is governed and how today's methods might be changed in the future. The panels will include former elected officials from Charlottesville and elsewhere ...
Reducing the cost of governance will not affect the quality of government services to the citizens. It is synchronised to curb our national wastage areas and optimise our national assets and human capital contributions to national growth and development. All tiers of government's recurrent expenditure profile ...
Memo, shutdowns, speeches: Drama and governance are not the same. President Donald Trump is seen in Cincinnati on Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. Photo Credit: Bloomberg News / Ty Wright. Updated February 5, 2018 7:45 PM. Print See Comments Share. Share Tweet Share email. Six weeks into the new year, White House ...
Gujarat is considered as number one state in governance, but it has failed to reduce poverty, increase wages, and provide poor with quality education. It is ranked 11th in the Human Development Index. This was stated by Prof Atul Sood, Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawaharlal Nehru ...
Elena Basova, Senior analyst, Strategic capital intelligence discusses the increase in index money and how index investors are using corporate governance as their voice. Watch Advisory Live replay here: Nasdaq twitter. Join us every Tuesday and Thursday at 10:30 a.m. ET for Advisory Live, for the latest ...
Cape Town - Dr Dan Matjila, Chief Executive Officer of the Public Investment corporation (PIC) said at the Raging Bull Awards, that South Africa is compromised by its fake corporate governance in public institutions such as Steinhoff. Delivering the keynote address at the awards event, Matjila said that SA ...
L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti on Award-Winning Data-Driven governance ... Since being elected mayor in 2013, Garcetti has emphasized innovation and data-driven governance, both to set benchmarks and keep government accountable as well as to get an accurate read on what's happening in his city.
Kathmandu: The CPN Maoist Centre Chairperson Pushpa Kamal Dahal has stressed on the need of good governance to realise development and prosperity in the country. Speaking at an interaction programme organised by the Nepal Hatchery Industries Association in Kathmandu today, Dahal said ...
On January 16, 2018, BlackRock CEO Larry Fink released his annual letter to CEOs.1 Mr. Fink traditionally has used this letter to advocate for the governance practices he and BlackRock believe will maximize the long-term value of their clients' investments. In addition to discussing the key governance ...


 

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