Corporate governance of state-owned enterprises

Third meeting of the Asia Network on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Assets

 

The OECD Asia Network for the Corporate Governance of SOEs met in Delhi, India on 25th-26th June 2008, gathering high level participation from India and Asian countries.  The Secretaries from both Ministry of Corporate Affairs and Ministry of Heavy Industry and Public Enterprises spoke at the opening of this meeting. 

 

Discussions focused on:

  • the policy brief on SOEs in Asia
  • issues regarding SOEs in Asia and other emerging markets, such as transparency and disclosure and equitable treatment of shareholders
  • the role of the OECD Guidelines and the soon-to-be-published Transparency and Accountability Guide as global references

 

Documentation

 

Speakers' presentations

Inaugural Session

  • Dr. S. M. Dewan, Director General, SCOPE
  • Mr. R. Bandyopadhyay, Secretary, Department of Public Enterprise, Ministry of Heavy Industry and Public Enterprises
  • Mr. Anurag Goel, Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs

India Focus 2: The role of competition in fostering SOE efficiency

Landscape: Recent policy reforms and main challenges in SOE governance

Update on OECD and World Bank work in the area of SOE governance

  • The WB SOE Review of Bhutan by Dr. David Robinett, Corporate Governance Unit, World Bank
  • The OECD Transparency and Accountability Guide for State Ownership
    by Dr. Mathilde Mesnard, Economist, Corporate Affairs Division, OECD

 Theme II: Monitoring and Reviewing SOE Performance

  • Mr. Fuad Azim Hashimi, President & CEO, Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance
    Ms. Lopa Rahman, Corporate Governance Project, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute

 

Theme III: Auditing Performance

  • Ms. Thi Phuong Thuy Tran, Deputy Director, State Capital Investment Company (SCIC), Vietnam

Theme IV: Reporting on SOE performance at the aggregate level

  • Ms. Thi Phuong Thuy Tran, Deputy Director, State Capital Investment Company (SCIC), Vietnam

Theme VI: Equitable treatment of minority shareholders

 

 

Further reading

 

 

For further information about this event, please contact:

 

Ms Mathilde Mesnard (mathilde.mesnard@oecd.org

 

 

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China (People’s Republic of)
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • European Union
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
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  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
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  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
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  • Jamaica
  • Japan
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  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
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  • Kuwait
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  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
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  • Liberia
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  • Liechtenstein
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  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Administered Areas
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  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Serbia and Montenegro (pre-June 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (UK)
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe