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Mr. Rockson Dogbegah, President of the Institute of Directors (IOD) of Ghana, was unanimously elected President of the African Corporate Governance Network (ACGN). Dr Mike Eric Juru, President of the Institute of Directors of Zimbabwe (IoDZ) was also elected Vice-President, Victoria Silutongwe, former President of the Institute of Directors of Zambia, as secretary. It was …

Shareholder activism involves the efforts of shareholders to bring about a desired change in the way the business operates. While most mature markets have powerful militant shareholders fighting for the rights of minority shareholders, Indian minority shareholders struggle to make their voices heard. The oldest (and grossest) form of shareholder activism first appeared in the …

Indian organizations must view corporate governance as an investment to ensure long-term sustainability, Chairman of the Authority of International Financial Services Centers Injeti Srinivas said on Friday during a keynote address at ET -Amrop India’s Best Boards Awards. “When we talk about corporate governance, unfortunately, we often think of it as a compliance burden or …

Nigeria: Corporate governance: putting the role of the chairman in perspective August 20, 2021 Olajide Oyewole To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. As the role of the president has grown in importance due to the increasing pace, size and complexity of business operations globally, most directors have only a vague understanding …

In accordance with the Companies Act 2013, all listed companies are required to have independent directors (IDs) who represent one third of the total number of directors. Independent directors are expected to represent an impartial and impartial voice on the board. Due to this function, IDs are considered to be the guardians of minority shareholders. …

MALAYSIAN Resources Corporation Bhd (MRCB) won the Industry Excellence Award for the real estate sector at the Asean Corporate Governance Awards 2020 of the Minority Shareholders Watch Group (MSWG). The awards recognize the best corporate governance practices of listed companies in Malaysia using the assessment of the Asean Corporate Governance Scorecard. “Corporate governance is one …

TORONTO, August 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Signature Resources Ltd. (TSXV: SGU, OTCQB: SGGTF, FSE 3S3) (“Signature” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the addition of three new Directors (the “Board”) and a new member of the Advisory Board. Lisa Davis, John Hayes and Dan Denbow have been appointed to the Board of Directors. …

By John jannarone Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMCF) may finally have to change its corporate governance recipe. The confectionery maker and retailer, known for fudge and fro-yo, has seen its shares drop 20% in the past five years as the S&P 500 has doubled. This poor performance contributed to a standoff with 7.5% …

Experts discuss the future of sustainability in financial regulation. In response to a growing understanding of climate change as a financial risk, President Joseph R. Biden issued an executive order in early spring, asking officials to submit reports on how to manage climate-related financial risk. by fall 2021. This decree reflects the growing interest in …

The secretary general extends the deadline for nominations for this year’s corporate governance awards until Friday, July 30. Nominations may be submitted – free of charge – by corporate secretaries, legal counsel, compliance officers and other governance officials of listed / dominated companies in the United States, or by vendors or providers of services on …