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Address by the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee at The National Summit on CSR

Address by the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee at The National Summit on CSR

IndiaCSR News Network President of India,Pranab Mukherjee addressed the ‘National summit on CSR’  at CII on april 29,2015. Here is full Text of his address. The Hon’ble President of India’s Address It is my privilege to join you for the inaugural session of this National Summit on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). At first, let me [...]

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Corporate Governance 2014-15 : Retrospect

Corporate Governance 2014-15 : Retrospect

 By Asish K Bhattacharyya One year has passed since the promulgation of the Companies Act 2013 (not all sections) and announcement of the revised clause 49 of the Equity Listing Agreement (Sebi code of corporate governance). Have corporate governance practices changed during this period? My impression is that they have not changed much.Most companies are [...]

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Women Directors: Over 2,000 Companies Yet to Comply With Sebi Norm

Women Directors: Over 2,000 Companies Yet to Comply With Sebi Norm

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI : As many as 2,015 companies listed on the BSE and 263 on the NSE are yet to comply with market regulator Sebi’s directive to appoint at least one woman director on the board, Lok Sabha was informed. Of the 1,624 companies listed on the NSE, 1,361 companies have complied, [...]

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Woman Director Norms Are For Gender diversity : SEBI

Woman Director Norms Are For Gender diversity : SEBI

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI : With many listed companies failing to appoint at least one woman director on their boards, Sebi says the regulations are aimed at ensuring ‘gender diversity’ Listed companies which did not comply with the directive of appointing at least one woman director by March 31 have been penalised. A minimum [...]

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Violation of Provisions of Companies Act by Companies 

Violation of Provisions of Companies Act by Companies 

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Government has taken cognizance of the companies which have violated the provisions of Companies Act, 1956. The details of prosecutions filed and penalty imposed during the relevant period are enclosed as Annexure. Annexure A. Details of prosecution filed and penalty imposed, recovered during last three years and current year [...]

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Implementation of New Companies Act

Implementation of New Companies Act

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The provisions of section 125 and section 132 of the Companies Act, 2013 respectively provide details about the constitution, powers and responsibility of the Investor Education and Protection Fund Authority (IEPFA) and National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA). These sections are yet to be notified. The draft Rules with regard to [...]

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Strengthening of Corporate Governance in Companies

Strengthening of Corporate Governance in Companies

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: The Companies Act, 2013 which replaces Companies Act, 1956 incorporates various provisions aimed at strengthening of corporate governance in companies in India, many of which are based on recommendations of various committees. Twenty four sets of rules under the Companies Act 2013, finalized after extensive consultations with stakeholders have also [...]

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RBI Reviews Corporate Governance Norms For NBFCs

RBI Reviews Corporate Governance Norms For NBFCs

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI : The RBI has reviewed corporate governance and disclosure norms for NBFCs based on the feedback received from industry participants and the difficulties expressed by them in its effective implementation. NBFCs shall furnish to RBI a quarterly statement on change of directors certified by the auditors and a certificate from [...]

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Job market, education, startups and technology; what to expect in 2015

IndiaCSR News Network NEW DELHI: Employers are optimistic on the economy with a stable government in New Delhi. And, they are back in the hiring mode. “Indian employers across major sectors forecast an overall increase of 23% when it comes to the hiring outlook for the next year, compared with last year’s report where the [...]

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NITI Aayog: Frayed Plans Vs Fangled Policies

NITI Aayog: Frayed Plans Vs Fangled Policies

IndiaCSR News Network MUMBAI: The word Plan implies a detailed design or proposal made in advance for achieving some objective while a Policy means a course or principle of proposed or adopted action. Both dictionary meanings may be used interchangeably if not synonymously in everyday parlance, but certainly not in the political sphere. On its [...]

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  • indiacsr: I want to participate in the programme. Kindly send me detail.