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ICMM calls for broader implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative

Posted: Mar 02, 2011 – 09:58 AM EST

LONDON, Mar. 02 /CSRwire/ - ICMM has reiterated its support for the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) at the fifth global conference in Paris today. Over the last two years significant advances have been made by the many partners in the EITI process,...

New 'Say on Pay' Scorecard for the S&P 500

Posted: Feb 07, 2011 – 09:25 AM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 07 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwire) - A new Executive Pay Scorecard introduced today by GovernanceMetrics International, the independent global leader in corporate governance, provides an objective evaluation of executive pay plans to help shareholders prepare for mandated advisory votes on executive...

New Book from Governance & Accountability Institute, 'Strategic Governance,' Offers Business Leaders Opportunity to Integrate Governance with Strategy, Risk, Culture & Corporate Responsibility to Achieve Financial, Environmental & Social Sustainability

Posted: Jan 31, 2011 – 08:23 AM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 31 /CSRwire/ - Boards and managers seeking direction about the "hows" and "whys" of making their business more sustainable and to enhance public reporting on the company's sustainability performance and progress have a new resource: Strategic Governance. The book is...

Global Network Initiative Names First Independent Chair

Posted: Jan 25, 2011 – 08:57 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 25 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - The Global Network Initiative (GNI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jermyn Brooks as its first Independent Chair, effective immediately. As Independent Chair, Mr. Brooks will have responsibility for the governance of GNI's Board...

CA Technologies Names Cynthia Curtis Chief Sustainability Officer

Posted: Jan 10, 2011 – 10:36 AM EST

ISLANDIA, N.Y., Jan. 10 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) today announced that Cynthia Curtis has been promoted to vice president and chief sustainability officer. In this role, Curtis oversees the CA Technologies Office of Sustainability and is responsible for global...

10 Ways Leaders Can Protect Their Reputations in 2011 - From Reputation and Crisis Expert Davia Temin

Posted: Jan 03, 2011 – 04:10 PM EST

NEW YORK, Jan. 03 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - "2010 was remarkable for its series of public gaffes made by CEOs and other leaders that shattered organizations, share price, job tenure, coastlines, and even religious tolerance," says reputation, crisis, and marketing advisor Davia Temin,...

Kraft Foods Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend of $0.29 Per Share

Posted: Dec 20, 2010 – 05:30 PM EST

NORTHFIELD, Ill., Dec. 20 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - The Board of Directors of Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE: KFT) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.29 per common share of Class A stock. This dividend is payable on Jan. 14, 2011, to stockholders...

Overstock.com Ranked Number One in Employee Satisfaction

Posted: Dec 03, 2010 – 09:11 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 03 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire/ - Overstock.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: OSTK) today announces that it has been ranked #1 for employee satisfaction in a Glassdoor.com survey commissioned by Forbes. The company earned high marks for its fun, relaxed work culture. CEO...

Cisco Releases 2010 Corporate Social Responsibility Report

Posted: Nov 15, 2010 – 04:58 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 15 /CSRwire/ - (Marketwire) - Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) Report Overview: Today Cisco released its sixth annual Cisco Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report in an interactive Web-based format. Cisco is engaging the "human network" to help reduce carbon emissions through...

President Obama Goes to Indonesia, U.S. Taxpayers Foot Anti-Development Funding

Posted: Nov 08, 2010 – 05:28 PM EST

FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 08 /CSRwire/ - /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ - As President Obama continues his 10-day Asian tour this week, Frontiers of Freedom President George Landrith issued the following statement today, imploring the President to rethink the "assistance" he intends to offer Indonesia in the...



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