June 10th 2013, The Star Online
PETALING JAYA: The international community is calling for greater corporate governance in Asia, with further improvement in the areas of enforcement and board nominations.
Flying in from France to attend the Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance hosted by the Securities Commission (ARCG), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) senior policy analyst Fianna Jurdant said if a country had a healthy governance system, it would boost market development, and attract more investments.
“From a global perspective, we see a shift of wealth towards emerging markets and Asia, what happens here is very important. And corporate governance will be playing a critical role, where on one hand supporting market growth, and also confidence in the public enforcement system,” she said. Continue reading…