What characteristics should a company embrace in order to flourish? This webcast will discuss what discrete manufacturers must consider to ensure they have and can sustain these five characteristics. Attend this IndustryWeek webcast featuring long-time industry analyst Julie Fraser of Iyno Advisors to gain practical ideas on what your company can do now to secure a brighter future....More
"Twenty-two of the forty-one OECD anti-bribery convention countries have failed to investigate or prosecute any foreign bribery case during the last four years, violating their obligation to combat cross-border bribery," Transparency International said....More
The general manager of heavy machinery manufacturer China First Heavy Industries was found hanged in his office of an apparent suicide, the latest in a series related to the country's anti-corruption campaign....More
It wasn’t supposed to be that way at Toshiba, hailed as one of the early leaders in changing Japan’s clubby boardroom culture. But the scathing report — commissioned by the company after financial regulators questioned Toshiba’s books earlier this year — found a litany of problems....More
South Korean companies have long been run by the families that own them with little outside interference, but as some like Samsung become global brands, foreign investors are introducing an overseas manner of shareholder clout....More
"We ask that the focus should return to the successful day-to-day running of the company and its 600,000 employees, rather than on debates that fill newspapers," said the head of VW's general works committee Bernd Osterloh....More
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