‫بيئة” و”مصدر” تطلقان مشروعاً مشتركاً لتطوير أوّل منشأة لتحويل النفايات إلى طاقة في المنطقة

“شركة الإمارات لتحويل النفايات إلى طاقة” ستعالج 300 ألف طن من النفايات البلدية الصلبة سنوياً عبر منشأتها الأولى توقيع اتفاقيتين لتوريد النفايات وشراء الطاقة بحضور معالي الدكتور ثاني بن أحمد الزيودي، وزير التغير المناخي والبيئة الشارقة، الإمارات العربية المتحدة؛ 25 مايو 2017: أعلنت شركة “بيئة”، الرائدة في مجال إدارة النفايات والحلول البيئية المتكاملة في الشرق […]

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State-owned enterprises’ economic role brought to limelight

DUBAI — The latest developments in professional state-owned enterprises, SOEs, were the main topic of discussion of the 11th Hawkamah Conference over two days of syndicate sessions that occasioned in-depth of discussion of the this type of enterprises that are dominant in all strategic economic sectors across world countries.

Held in cooperation with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, the international annual conference, which wrapped up proceedings at Hawkamah Institute, in Dubai today, brought together experts from different countries to share their experience and thoughts regarding various governance issues, with special emphasis on the organsiation of ownership functions and boards of directors.

Progress and challenges in SOE governance reform related to ownership practices, corporate governance and privatisation were among the central topics discussed.

The state’s role in enhancing effectiveness of boards of directors of state-owned enterprises was reviewed as well during the conference. The participants were invited to identify ways in which governments � as shareholders in SOEs � can ensure the board maximum autonomy and independence.

Source: Emirates News Agency

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