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Shareholder activism, engagement improve, but not enough: study

Monday, April 25th, 2016

Report by academic also details eight recommendations to improve AGMs in Singapore, which SGX says will carefully consider

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Research into AGMs finds big scope for improvement

Monday, April 25th, 2016

Extend annual general meeting (AGM) deadlines for listed companies. Introduce online voting to boost shareholder participation. Give shareholders more say in senior executive remuneration.

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Many AGMs still clustered in last days of April: Study

Monday, April 25th, 2016

Retail investors unable to attend multiple annual general meetings

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SingPost appoints Drew & Napier joint special auditor

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

It will work on report with PwC – a move to allay investors’ concerns

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Joint special auditor for SingPost

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

GIVING in to public pressure over its choice of its longstanding external auditor
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) as special auditor for its corporate governance probe,
Singapore Post (SingPost) has decided to bring in a joint special auditor: law firm Drew &
Napier.

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SingPost defends appointment of PwC as special auditor

Sunday, January 31st, 2016

A COMMENTARY on Singapore Post’s choice of special auditor published in The Business Times on Thursday was a possible culprit for the stock’s 6.5 per cent plunge to a 22-month low that day, the postal and e-commerce group has claimed.

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Assuring outcome needed from SingPost

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

Two thorny tasks: finding the right person to take over the CEO reins and resolving the disclosure oversight issue in a convincing way

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SingPost starts audit probe following expert’s queries

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

Special auditors to investigate corporate governance concerns, a day after it admits to ‘administrative oversight’

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SingPost set for special audit of its corporate governance

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

Move follows issues raised in BT articles, with biggest shareholder Singtel calling for decisive action

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SingPost made ‘administrative oversight’ in 2014 deal disclosure

Thursday, December 24th, 2015

One of its directors had an interest in UK freight forwarder purchased by the company in 2014

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