Hawkamah/Mudara and ICSA Inks Partnership to Advance Board Secretary Role
Monday July 11th, 2011
Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance (Hawkamah), its sister institute Mudara, Institute of Directors (Mudara) and the Institute for Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) have announced a regional partnership to advance the profession of board secretaries in the Middle East and North Africa region through the...
Cass Business School and Hawkamah Partner to Raise Regional Corporate Governance Standards
Thursday July 7th, 2011
Cass Business School Dubai, part of City University London, announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance, which will advance the implementation of corporate governance best practice in the Middle East. The agreement was signed...
Hawkamah Issues Policy Brief On Corporate Governance for Islamic Banks And Financial Institutions
Wednesday June 8th, 2011
Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance today issued its Policy Brief On Corporate Governance for Islamic Banks And Financial Institutions in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The Policy Brief highlights the improvements required in the corporate governance frameworks and practices of Islamic...
Improving Governance in Dubai's Real Estate Industry
Sunday May 1st, 2011
Hawkamah starts a landmark initiative with the Real Estate Regulatory Agency and the Dubai Real Estate Institute
The Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance, Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA) and the Dubai Real Estate Institute (DREI) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a first...
Hawkamah and the International Centre for Financial Regulation join hands to advance on corporate governance and financial regulation in the Middle East and North Africa region
Monday February 21st, 2011
Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance (Hawkamah) today, at the sides of the GCC Regulators’ Summit, announced a partnership agreement with the International Centre for Financial Regulation (ICFR), a not-for-profit organization focused on best practice in all aspects of financial regulation internationally.
ICFR joins a growing...
S&P, Hawkamah, IFC Launch First ESG Index for Middle East and North African Equity Markets
Tuesday February 1st, 2011
S&P/Hawkamah Pan Arab ESG Index Ranks MENA Firms on Nearly 200 ESG Issues Including
Carbon Emissions, Water and Energy Consumption, Employee Health and Safety, Community Investment, Charitable Giving, Financial Reporting and Auditing, Board Independence and Executive Remuneration
Standard & Poor's, the world's leading index provider,...