The Third Forum for Asian Insolvency Reform (FAIR) took place in Seoul, Korea on 10-11 November 2003. Discussions focused on maximising the value of non-performing assets.
Roundtable participants met in Moscow on 2-3 October 2003 to review corporate governance developments in the EU, U.S. and Russia, compared notes on disclosure practices and discussed policy approaches to priority disclosure issues.
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Proceedings from the Second Forum for Asian Insolvency Reform - December 2002. This volume examines both the theory and the practice of Asian insolvency reform. It provides an extensive regional overview and assessment..
This Expert Meeting, organised in co-operation with UNCITRAL, took place in Vienna, Austria, on 25 June 2003.
The Second Forum for Asian Insolvency Reform (FAIR) took place in Bangkok, Thailand, on 16 - 17 December 2002. The Forum was organised by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), AusAid and the Asian Development Bank, in partnership with the World Bank and the Japanese government. Itwas hosted by the Ministry of Justice of the Kingdom of Thailand.
The conference on "Privatisation, Employment and Employees", co-hosted by the OECD and the Turkish Privatisation Administration took place in Istanbul on October 10-11, 2002.
In December 1999, the OECD in co-operation with USAID helped establish the South Eastern European Partnership on Accountancy Development (SEEPAD). SEEPAD held its first General Assembly meeting as a formally constituted body in Bucharest Romania on 19-20 June 2002. Following the successful constitution of this body, the OECD is no longer directly involved in the work of this organisation.
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The 1997-1998 Asian financial crisis exposed serious deficiencies in the insolvency systems of many countries. In response, many governments have undertaken sweeping reforms to strengthen their insolvency systems and rebuild their economies, including promulgating new laws, introducing new procedures to facilitate restructuring, strengthening courts and related institutions, and recapitalising financial institutions. This volume
The first meeting of FAIR took place in Bali, Indonesia, on 7-8 February 2001. Participants took stock of insolvency reforms in the Asian region, discussed ways to improve the role of judiciary in insolvency procedures, and reviewed progress in Indonesia's efforts to improve its bankruptcy rules.
Participants at this conference discussed a comparative update of company law reform in OECD countries, shared experiences and commented on OECD work in related areas, including corporate governance.