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In conjunction with the Annual Meeting of the National Contact Points, the 2005 Roundtable on Corporate Responsibility focusing on the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises and Developing Countries was held on 14 June 2005 in Paris, France.
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This article, by the OECD Secretary-General Donald Johnston, describes how the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises, a government-backed code of conduct for international business, has become an influential instrument for promoting appropriate standards of behaviour in today’s global economy.
It was prepared for a book on Corporate Social Responsibility published by the International Bar Association and Kluwer Law
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This document, by the UN Global Compact and the OECD, seeks to clarify the complementarities and distinctive contributions of these two initiatives.
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The OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises provide a set of non-binding guidelines and best practices on corporate governance of state-owned enterprises. They give concrete advice to countries on how to manage more effectively their responsibilities as company owners, thus helping to make state-owned enterprises more competitive, efficient and transparent.
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OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises - Russian translation
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OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises - Arabic translation
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OECD Guidelines on Corporate Governance of State-Owned Enterprises - German translation
What are the corporate governance characteristics of Non-Listed Companies, their driving forces for improving corporate governance, and the policy implications? The International Experts Meeting on Corporate Governance of Non-Listed Companies (NLCs) addressed these issues for the first time.
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The Portuguese version of the OECD Guidelines. In 2002, the OECD Steering Group on Corporate Governance asked the Working Group to develop a set of non binding guidelines for corporate governance of state-owned enterprises, with the view to making them a complementary instrument to the OECD Principles of Corporate Governance.The OECD Guidelines represent the first international benchmark to assist governments in improving the