Corporate governance and corporate finance

OECD-Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance


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Corporate Governance and Capital Markets in the Post-COVID Era

Virtual Meetings: 2022 OECD-Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance

20/01/22 - The meeting will discuss a new OECD report on the impact of the COVID 19 crisis on Asian companies’ access to finance and corporate governance practices. It will also address the main implications of climate change for corporate governance with a view to inform the review of the G20/OECD Principles on ESG risk management. The meeting will also feature a session on company groups in India. 


About the Roundtable

Under the auspices of the OECD Corporate Governance Committee and with support from the Japanese Government, the Roundtable provides a valuable forum for policy dialogue to enhance economic efficiency, sustainable growth and financial stability by improving corporate governance policies and supporting good corporate practices in the region. The G20/OECD Principles of Corporate Governance and outputs from the OECD-Asian Roundtable are used as references in the development of regulation, corporate governance codes, listing rules, scorecards, as well as academic work in Asian countries.


  • Provide analytical work and comparative research on corporate governance and corporate finance issues
  • Organise annual dialogues and technical seminars to discuss findings and share country experiences
  • Provide policy options to improve capital market financing and corporate governance frameworks
  • Reach consensus on priority recommendations and future issues to be analysed

19 participating countries: Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong (China), India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Viet Nam.  


Contact - Any requests for information should be addressed to Marie-Estelle Rey (




2021 Roundtable, Virtual Sessions, 12 March 2021 | Agenda and 21 October 2021 | Agenda 

2020 Roundtable, Virtual, 19 October 2020 | Agenda

2019 Roundtable, Mumbai, India, 27-28 November 2019: Agenda | Press release

2018 Roundtable, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 7-8 November: Agenda

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Equity Market Review of Asia (2019)

Auditing and Accounting in Southeast Asia (2019)

Corporate Governance Frameworks in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Mynamar and Vet Nam (2019)

Climate-Related Financial Disclosures and Corporate Board Practices (2019)

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Event archives

2017 Roundtable, Tokyo, Japan, 19-20 October

2016 Roundtable, Seoul, Korea, 24-25 October

2015 Roundtable, Bangkok, Thailand, 29-30 October

2014 Roundtable, Mumbai, India, 11-12 February

2013 Roundtable, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 5-6 June

2012 Roundtable, Tokyo, Japan, 24-25 October

2011 Roundtable, Bali, Indonesia, 4-6 October

2010 Roundtable, Shanghai, China, 15-16 December

Fighting Abusive Related Party Transactions: Workshop on Implementation, 25-26 October 2010, Delhi, India

Working Group Meeting of the Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, 25-26 May 2010, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2009 Roundtable, 9-10 September 2009, Manila, Philippines

Task Force on Related Party Transactions, 5-6 February 2009, Manila, Philippines

2008 Roundtable, Hong Kong, China

2007 Roundtable, Singapore

2006 Roundtable, Bangkok, Thailand

Seminar on Corporate Governance Developments in Thailand, 13 September 2006, Bangkok, Thailand

Policy Dialogue on Corporate Governance in India (2006)

OECD, FSI, BIS Seminar on Corporate Governance for Banks in Asia, 19-20 June 2006, Hong Kong, China

2005 Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, Bali, Indonesia

Seminar on Corporate Governance Developments in Indonesia (2005)

Consultative Meeting on Corporate Governance in Viet Nam (2004)

2004 Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, Seoul, Korea

2003 Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance,  Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2002 Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, Mumbai, India

2001 Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, Singapore

2000 Asian Roundtable on Corporate Governance, Hong Kong, China

Corporate Governance in Asia: A Comparative Perspective, 1999, Seoul, Korea


Other documents

The Evolving Role of Stock Exchanges in Asia (2018)

Survey of Corporate Governance Frameworks in Asia (2017)

Beneficial Ownership Disclosure in Asian Publicly Listed Companies (2017)

Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership and Control in Listed Companies in Asia (2016)

Public Enforcement and Corporate Governance in Asia: Guidance and Good Practices (2014)

Brochure on corporate governance in Asia (2014)

Related party transactions and minority shareholder protection in India (2014)

Public Enforcement and Corporate Governance in Asia: Guidance and Good Practices (2014)

Better Policies for Board Nomination and Election in Asia (2013) 

YBhg Datuk Ranjit Ajit Singh, Chairman of the Securities Commission Malaysia, speaks about the contribution of the Asian Roundtable to improving corporate governance in Asia (2013)

Reform Priorities in Asia: Taking Corporate Governance to a Higher Level (2012)

Asian policy makers agree new priorities for corporate governance reform, 6 October 2011

Corporate Governance in Asia - Progress and Challenges (2011)

Guide on Fighting Abusive Related Party Transactions in Asia  (2009)

Asia: Overview of Corporate Governance Frameworks (2007)
- Tables on Corporate Governance Frameworks in Asia [Japanese]

Implementing the White Paper on Corporate Governance in Asia (2006)

Policy Brief on Corporate Governance of Banks in Asia (2006)

White Paper on Corporate Governance in Asia (2003)


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