Risk awareness starts with the board

Risk awareness starts with the board

CSj takes a look at recent revisions to Hong Kong’s Corporate Governance Code designed, among other things, to clarify that the board has an ongoing responsibility to oversee companies’ risk management and internal control systems. If the global financial...

Where were the investors?

CSj looks at new proposals by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) to encourage proactive engagement between investors and publicly listed companies in Hong Kong. Hong Kong, like many developed markets around the world, operates a disclosure-based regulatory...
The governance brand

The governance brand

Last year the Australian division of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) changed its name to Governance Institute of Australia (GIA). CSj interviews Tim Sheehy, Chief Executive of the GIA, about the rationale behind the rebranding...
Jail term for  breach of the PDPO

Jail term for breach of the PDPO

For the first time since the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance came into force in 1996, an individual has received a jail sentence for breach of the Ordinance. The Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (PDPO) protects the personal data of living individuals. Any person...
Get ahead of cybercrime  网络犯罪,未雨绸缪

Get ahead of cybercrime 网络犯罪,未雨绸缪

EY has been conducting a yearly Global Information Security Survey (GISS) for 17 years. The key observations and views from the latest survey are shared in this article. Cyber threats are increasing in their 2. levels of persistence, sophistication and organisation....