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Blacklisting of 6 Companies by Ministry of Defence

Blacklisting of 6 Companies by Ministry of Defence

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: Six firms, along with their allied and subsidiary firms have been debarred from business dealings with Ministry of Defence for a period of ten years with effect from 11th April, 2012. The names of the companies are M/s Singapore Technologies Kinetics Ltd. (STK), M/s Israel Military Industries Ltd. (IMI), M/s [...]

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Amendment in Companies Act, 1956

Amendment in Companies Act, 1956

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: A little more than a half of the provisions of Companies Act 2013 came into force from 1st April 2014. Following this, several communications were received in the Ministry of Corporate Affairs drawing attention to certain practical difficulties concerning these provisions or seeking clarifications about the same. To facilitate understanding [...]

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Corporate Frauds: 238 Companies Identified as ‘Vanishing Companies’

Corporate Frauds: 238 Companies Identified as ‘Vanishing Companies’

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: 238 companies were identified as ‘Vanishing Companies’. They had raised funds through Public issues and had stopped filing financial statements and annual returns with the concerned regulators. Of these, 128 companies were removed from this category and placed under a ‘Watch List’, as they had started filing their financial statements and [...]

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Corporate Frauds: Ministry Ordered Investigation into the Affairs of 152 Firms

Corporate Frauds: Ministry Ordered Investigation into the Affairs of 152 Firms

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: During the last three years (and this year up to 30-06-2014) the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA) has ordered investigation into the affairs of 152 companies allegedly indulging in fraudulent/illegal activities. Of these, 64 investigations have been completed and reports submitted to the Ministry while in 2 cases, investigations have [...]

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Corporate Governance in India

Corporate Governance in India

[Seminar Theme: Understanding Indian CSR Law Venue: Hotel Babylon Inn, Jail Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh Date: August 9, 2014 (9:00am to 4:00pm) Visit for Complete Detail : www.seminar.indiacsr.in Call for Registration] advt IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Companies Act 2013 and Rules made there under contain essential features of corporate governance which are to be [...]

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Seminar on ‘Understanding India CSR Law’, Must Attending for PSUs Leaders, Directors & CSR Heads

Seminar on ‘Understanding India CSR Law’, Must Attending for PSUs Leaders, Directors & CSR Heads

Seminar Theme: Understanding Indian CSR Law Venue: Hotel Babylon Inn, Jail Road, Raipur, Chhattisgarh Date: August 9, 2014 (9:00am to 4:00pm) IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: In collaboration with Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), Govt. of India, New Delhi; INDIACSR is organizing ‘Understanding CSR Law with Dr. Bhaskar Chatterjee’ [...]

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IICA and IndiaCSR to Organize Seminar on CSR Laws, with special Orientation Program by Dr. Bhaskar Chatterjee on 9 August at Raipur

IICA and IndiaCSR to Organize Seminar on CSR Laws, with special Orientation Program by Dr. Bhaskar Chatterjee on 9 August at Raipur

Dr. Bhaskar Chatterjee, Director General & CEO, Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Govt of India, New Delhi is the Chief Guest and key note speaker The forum will discuss long term benefits of CSR and changes required to achieve true sustainability through responsible competitiveness. RAIPUR: In collaboration with Indian Institute of [...]

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SEBI Issues Detailed Corporate Governance Norms

SEBI Issues Detailed Corporate Governance Norms

  MUMBAI: SEBI on Thursday came out with detailed corporate governance norms for listed companies providing for stricter disclosures and protection of investor rights, including equitable treatment for minority and foreign shareholders. The new rules, which would be effective from October 1, require companies to get shareholders’ approval for related party transactions, establish whistle blower mechanism, [...]

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Why India Needs Activist Shareholders

Why India Needs Activist Shareholders

Over the past year, the ministry of corporate affairs, and the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) have implemented several key regulatory changes to make companies more accountable to shareholders. But the provisions on corporate governance and minority rights will have teeth only when India’s institutional investors—insurers and mutual funds—take the lead in exerting [...]

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Western Governance Models May Not Work In Asia

Western Governance Models May Not Work In Asia

MUMBAI: Governance expert Professor Colin Mayer says Japan’s experiences in the 20th century are a warning against importing institutional structures and regulations. As Japan tries once again to reform corporate ownership, and as China and other Asian nations start to establish the institutions that they will need for the promotion of their stock markets, Professor [...]

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