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343 words • intermediate • 2 years, 7 months ago
business
ADBI Dean, Naoyuki Yoshino talks about the relationship between central and local governments in Japan and the PRC, with regard to tax revenues.
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222 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
it
"Data Governance: The Do's and Don'ts Complimentary Web Seminar October 14, 2015 2 pm ET/11 am PT Brought to you by Information Management In the era of big data and data-driven business, data governance is no longer optional. However, many organiza..."
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339 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
it, business
"What is Information Governance? Information Governance is the ability to control the acquisition, management, retention and disposal of all enterprise information – both structured and unstructured – within your business to help reduce risk, ens..."

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704 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
hr, business
"The private sector has taken a leading role in implementing corporate governance initiatives. The public sector – particularly in developing countries – is struggling to catch up. Two key factors in public administration have highlighted the nee..."

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97 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Gemserv is a specialist market design, governance and assurance service provider. We provide high quality, impartial advice to competitive utility and environmental markets and their participants. We deliver end-to-end services, from policy developm..."

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464 words • advanced • 4 years ago
"Jean Claude Trichet informed Brian Lenihan that the ECB couldn’t authorize further loans to the Irish banks unless the government sought an international bailout.. Ireland’s central bank governor revealed on Wednesday that he had opposed a Nov. 201..."
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886 words • advanced • 3 years, 6 months ago
business
"Across the Middle East, governments are launching initiatives to explore the potential of a smarter planet through mobile government (m-government) programs and smart city projects. In fact, a mobile mindset is becoming the number one way to unlock v..."

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969 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"The topic of the 2017 World Development Report will be the role of Governance and the Law in the economic advancement of nations. The flagship report will examine the institutional foundations of a well-functioning state, and address two sets of issu..."

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144 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"The finance ministry wants state-run NALCO to buy back 25 percent of its shares from the government worth 32.5 billion rupees (USD 481 million), a senior government official told Reuters, as the government's plans to raise about USD 10 billion from a..."
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215 words • intermediate • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"Tribune News Service Deradun, June 27 Chief Minister Harish Rawat has requested Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitely to give exemption from service tax and interest on loans for three years (2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16) to those who had suffered during..."

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491 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"Independent presidential candidate Sen. Grace Poe wants the government to set an example by cutting its proposed P14.13 billion expenditure in 2016 for utilities by saving power and conserving water as its share in the commitment against the effects ..."
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1567 words • intermediate • 3 years, 11 months ago
"Yes, there are a lot of good things in today’s jobs report: employment in professional occupations is growing at a fast clip, construction is finally showing signs of life, health care continues to add employees. All in all in 2014, employers added a..."
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447 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Prime Minister Narendra Modi hasn't worn a business suit when on Indian soil in the last several months, and rarely during his recent foreign travels. Close associates of the PM claim this effort to shed his government's image of a 'suit-book sarkar'..."

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393 words • intermediate • 3 years, 7 months ago
"George Osborne could be about to admit defeat on the bailout of the Royal Bank of Scotland and swallow a £13.5 billion ($20.89 billion) loss for the UK taxpayer. The new Conservative government is reportedly considering speeding up the sale of shares..."
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320 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Vietnams GDP per capita topped US$2,109 in 2015 and is expected to rise by up to 65 percent in the next five years, the government said in a report released on Monday. Vietnams GDP per capita topped US$2,109 in 2015 and is expected to rise by up to..."

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633 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Cars traveling along a section of the newly built 300-km-long expressway in the northern province of Vinh Phuc. The US$1.46-billion road links Hanoi and Lao Cai Province. Photo: AFP Local economists have advised the government to be extremely careful..."
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618 words • advanced • 3 years, 1 month ago
business
"APEC economies are urged to fight corruption relentlessly and the best ammunition to defeat this “evil” is good governance as this tool has the capacity to rebuild not just destroy, restore and strengthen regimes to tread on the right path sustainabl..."

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"When emerging market governments get popular, an economic crisis could be right around the corner. This is the finding from a new paper published byChristoph Trebesch, Helios Herrera, and Guillermo L. Ordoñez on the economic policy site voxEU. "Our m..."
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599 words • advanced • 3 years, 10 months ago
"It's becoming clear that China's local governments — for years accustomed to easy and no-risk financing — are about to be left to fend for themselves. That means one third of China's $2.5 trillion corporate bond market may not have the backstop of th..."
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247 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Good corporate governance is not an end in itself. It is a means to support economic efficiency, sustainable growth and financial stability. It makes sure that companies get access to capital for long-term investment and that the shareholders and oth..."

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