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FIRs Against all the 87 Vanishing Companies and Their Directors

FIRs Against all the 87 Vanishing Companies and Their Directors

Mega Conference on Fly Ash Management Raipur, 17 Feb 2013 for Registration please contact rusenk@indiacsr.in Call: 9981099555 For detail information please visit: www.flyash.indiaflyash.com   INIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Corporate Affairs had initially identified 238 companies as vanishing companies. Out of these, names of 151 companies have since been deleted from the [...]

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Auditors Beware, Satyam Scam Has Made us Smarter: Sachin Pilot

Auditors Beware, Satyam Scam Has Made us Smarter: Sachin Pilot

Corporate affairs minister Sachin Pilot has warned auditors against getting cozy with the management. NEW DELHI: Terming “cosy” relations between management and auditors of a company as key to accounting frauds, the corporate affairs minister Sachin Pilot has said that such a nexus would not be allowed anymore as lawmakers have become smarter after Satyam [...]

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Companies Bill 2011: CSR Mandatory for Profit-Making Companies

Companies Bill 2011: CSR Mandatory for Profit-Making Companies

NEW DELHI: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday approved the much-awaited Companies Bill, 2011, making it mandatory for profit-making companies to spend on activities related to corporate social responsibility. If a company does not do so, it will have to explain the reasons for it. The Bill, aimed at improving corporate governance, also contains provisions to [...]

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LokSabha Approves Company Bill 2011

LokSabha Approves Company Bill 2011

INDIACSR Bureau NEW DELHI: On 18 December, finally the Lok Sabha passed the Companies Act 2011,  paving the way for a new modern company law. The new act will replace the existing Companies Act 1956, which was enacted 56 years ago. More importantly, the bill gives more muscle to shareholders. Now, shareholders can take legal [...]

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Salient Features of the Companies Bill 2011

Salient Features of the Companies Bill 2011

INDIACSR News Network The Companies Bill, 2011, which was passed by the Lok Sabha yesterday (18 December 2012), on its enactment will allow the country to have a modern legislation for growth and regulation of corporate sector in India. The existing statute for regulation of companies in the country, viz. the Companies Act, 1956 had [...]

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Becoming of Next Generation Corporate Governance

Becoming of Next Generation Corporate Governance

By Ashish Makhija Has corporate governance transformed the way the corporate function only an empirical study would measure this up. This takes us to another question- whether corporate governance can be measured. There have been few theories floating around for measuring corporate governance, gratifying the ardent statistically oriented fans. The. Theories aside, the practical realities [...]

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We Follow Good Corporate Governance Norms: Naveen Jindal, Chairman, Jindal Steel & Power

We Follow Good Corporate Governance Norms: Naveen Jindal, Chairman, Jindal Steel & Power

  INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Naveen Jindal, Member of Parliament and Chairman of Jindal Steel Power Ltd, a leading steel company said that they follow good corporate governance norms. In an interview with Business Standard Mr Jindal said, “we all wear different hats every day at different points of the day.” “When I wear [...]

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India Inc Directors Score Low on Board Attendance-Report

India Inc Directors Score Low on Board Attendance-Report

19% directors in top 100 companies attend fewer than 75% board meetings, says report NEW DELHI: It has reported that, it’s great to have big names on your board of directors. But what use would that be to the company if they do not attend board meetings and contribute? A significant number of top companies [...]

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Corporate Governance A Strategic Necessity: Vision to Make India Among Top Five Nations

Corporate Governance A Strategic Necessity: Vision to Make India Among Top Five Nations

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: “The days are not far off when every corporate body will come out and say sustainable development is good business. Today, corporate governance is a strategic necessity, and research has revealed companies which demonstrate good governance practices are able to secure investments and talent”, said Veerappa Moily, Union Minister for [...]

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CD Corporate Governance Seminar 2012: Transformation in India’s Corporate Governance Scenario

CD Corporate Governance Seminar 2012: Transformation in India’s Corporate Governance Scenario

  It has reported that corporate governance in India’s best companies has always matched up with the best in the West. The good news is that emerging, family-run companies are also picking up best practices in governance. This transformation is driven by self-interest; since promoters realise that a reputation for good governance not only boosts [...]

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