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SID continues to take a strategic and proactive approach in engaging the media. Press releases were issued for major SID events and statements issued with regards to its position on various issues related to directors and corporate governance.

2017-03-24 ST. Call to have 20 Percent Women Directors on Boards by 2020

Posted on 3/24/2017
Women's groups here have set a bold goal to redress a lack of gender diversity: Double the proportion of women on boards by 2020.

2017-03-24 TNP. 20-20 Vision for Gender Diversity on Boards

Posted on 3/24/2017
Women's groups here have set a bold goal to redress a lack of gender diversity: Double the proportion of women on boards by 2020.

2017-03-24 BT. SID Launches Last Set of CG Guides Series

Posted on 3/24/2017
The Singapore Institute of Directors (SID) has unveiled the last set of its Corporate Governance Guides (CG Guides) as well as a brand new eGuide.

2017-03-24 LHZB. Increase Female Board Members by 20 Percent

Posted on 3/24/2017
Increase Female Board Members by 20 Percent

2017-03-23 ST. Women's groups to push for at least 20percent of female directors on boards by 2020

Posted on 3/23/2017
SINGAPORE - More can be done to strengthen gender diversity in corporate leadership here, said Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu on Thursday (March 23).

2017-02-10 BT. The Nine-Year Rule_Is it for independence or renewal

Posted on 2/10/2017
One of the most challenged rules in the 2012 Code of Corporate Governance is Guideline 2.4 on director independence.

2017-01-13 BT. Minuting the Board Meeting

Posted on 1/13/2017
The board of directors is the top decision-making body of the company. Its meetings are the main means by which decisions are made. It is, therefore, important to keep a proper and permanent record, or minutes, of its discussions and decisions at the

2016-12-23 BT. Ensuring the right culture from the top

Posted on 12/23/2016
The Board is responsible for establishing a system of corporate governance that is of a high standard, specific, and relevant to the company.

2016-12-16 BT. When stock market declines impact exec compensation

Posted on 12/16/2016
Since January 2015, the Straits Times Index has dropped by approximately 15 per cent. The depressed share prices and low corporate earnings have affected Singapore companies in various ways.

2016-12-12 BT. Maximising a board

Posted on 12/12/2016
When hotshot biotech startup Theranos completed assembling its board of directors in 2014, it was one of the most illustrious in American corporate history.

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