Published: March 20, 2011
Transparent Corporate Governance Vital For Stable Finance Markets
By Alan Gray, NewsBlaze
Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton yesterday emphasized that transparency in governance is vital for sustainable economic growth.
Secretary Clinton addressed the first annual meeting of the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance, that honored Prime Minister Kubilius of Lithuania and Prime Minister Dombrovskis of Latvia for their efforts to reform state-owned enterprises and build vibrant 21st century economies.
Stable finance markets lead to sustainable economic growth, prevents corruption and helps attract the business and investment required to make economies grow, Secretary Clinto said.
"The transformation of the Baltic region over the past two decades is remarkable. You have shown a commitment to democracy and expanding economic opportunities that is transforming your communities and your countries."
In praising the two Prime Ministers, Secretary Clinton said their work to reform state-owned enterprises sends a strong message across the region about the importance of transparency and accountability.
Please leave a comment here If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page
A shooter who killed one guard at the National War Memorial starting at 9:52 a.m. has been killed. The incident continued at the Canadian Parliament where the shooter was killed by Sergeant-at-Arms is Kevin Vickers. Ottawa downtown region under lock
Ongoing parliament under lock down, at least one soldier killed. This is an ongoing situation at this time and there are multiple reports of POSSIBLE additional shooting locations. Police are still actively searching for any possible additional shoo
John Child in Kathmandu looks at three things Nepal can do to improve their handling of weather events and the aftermath of disasters when they happen.
The Bipolarized documentary creates awareness of blind spots and pitfalls plaguing traditional mental health care so more informed decisions can be made.
The US is making progress to combat food insecurity. In 2013, the Feed the Future initiative helped nourish more than 12.5 million children.
As the seminar Cleaner Green: Understanding Low Carbon Development in India - was over on 16 September, I returned to my home city Guwahati to a massive flood in Assam and neighboring Meghalaya days after.