27 June 2015
A forum was held at the Bursa Malaysian where the focus group is formed, further discussed the salient points of sustainable reporting. The ACE Team that represented MACC at the forum continues to set in motion the need to include anti-corruption measures.
The forum seeks to obtain inputs from the members of the focus group towards the development of the sustainability reporting guidelines and toolkits for listed issuers. As reported previously, the Bursa aimed to provide listed issuers greater guidance to practice and reporting of sustainability.
The focus group members include the Securities Commission, Bank Negara Malaysia, Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM), Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (Suhakam), Minority Shareholders Watchdog Group (MSWG) and Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).