Finance for Non Finance Directors Workshop November 27, 2019

Every board member understands the importance of company finances. However, not every director is aware of their specific role and responsibilities in regard to financial governance and stewardship. This training is designed to equip directors that have a non-financial background with a deeper understanding of key financial issues, including how to spot red flags, vulnerabilities, Read more about Finance for Non Finance Directors Workshop November 27, 2019[…]

SPX Corporate Governance Action Planning for Listed Entities Workshop Nov 26, 2019

In light of the amended SPX Listing Rules in April 2019, SPX has collaborated with Pacific Corporate Governance Institute (PCGI) to conduct a Corporate Governance training to help companies improve their performance, increase access to finance, and foster sustained growth. This workshop is relevant for all types of companies and is designed to be interactive, Read more about SPX Corporate Governance Action Planning for Listed Entities Workshop Nov 26, 2019[…]

Fiji Times: Institute to act as a platform for private sector

A NEWLY established institute seeks to actively promote good governance practices in Fiji’s business sector as well throughout the region. The Pacific Corporate Governance Institute (PCGI), an initiative by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), was launched in Suva yesterday which will organise and co-ordinate in-depth governance training for board directors and management executives in Fiji. Read more about Fiji Times: Institute to act as a platform for private sector[…]

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 23 November 2017

Australia’s shadow minister of defense says the country needs to make the Pacific Islands a core concern; A Commonwealth election observer tips greater female representation in Tonga’s parliament; the International Finance Corporation launches the Pacific Corporate Governance Institute this week in Suva; an advocate says refugees detained on Nauru have resumed protests against their indefinite Read more about Dateline Pacific morning edition for 23 November 2017[…]

Radio New Zealand: IFC aiming to help business governance in the Pacific

The International Finance Corporation or IFC is launching the Pacific Corporate Governance Institute this week in Suva to promote good governance in the business sector. The IFC, which is part of the World Bank, says enhanced governance can not only boost the performance of companies, but can help them attract foreign investment, leading to sustainable Read more about Radio New Zealand: IFC aiming to help business governance in the Pacific[…]

Fiji Times: Good governance in family businesses

FAMILY-OWNED companies in Fiji are a crucial piece of society and the country’s corporate landscape. This can be a good thing as family businesses have long been the engine of growth for economies around the world. Whether global brands such as Wal-Mart, Samsung and L’Oréal, or family businesses passed on from generation to generation, they Read more about Fiji Times: Good governance in family businesses[…]

Voxy: Launch of new Pacific Corporate Governance Institute

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, with support from the Australian Government, today launched the Pacific Corporate Governance Institute (PCGI) to promote good governance practices in the business sector in the region. Endorsed by the Reserve Bank of Fiji and working with the South Pacific Stock Exchange, PCGI will help improve the performance Read more about Voxy: Launch of new Pacific Corporate Governance Institute[…]