APEC Leaders in 2009 endorsed an APEC-wide improvement of 25 percent by 2015 in five key areas of doing business: 1) Starting a Business ; 2) Getting Credit; 3) Enforcing Contracts; 4) Trading Across Borders; and 5) Dealing with Permits, with an interim 5 percent improvement by 2011. A quantitative assessment based on the World […]
This guide, sponsored by FleishmanHillard, includes cutting edge analysis of current trends in corporate affairs and communications and can be downloaded in PDF.
Presented by PublicAffairsAsia and Edelman, this slide deck reveals the core findings of the 2011 PublicAffairsAsia China Dialogue which focused on Trade, Investment and China’s 12th Five Year Plan.
The third quarter of 2011 has seen structural cracks appear in the economies of Europe and the U.S., accompanied by turmoil in global financial markets. In the rest of the world, many will see this latest stumble as another opportunity for developing economies to narrow the gap. The rise of new global powerhouses, especially China […]
Corporate responsibility and commitment to being a sustainable business have always been about earning and keeping a virtual “license to operate” from diverse groups of stakeholders. But now, the way customers, NGOs, governments, regulators, academics, employees, watchdogs, and investors influence an organization has fundamentally changed. The interaction and connectivity is not only faster, but also […]
A special APCO focus examines the expansion of Asia Click here for the full report
The Public Affairs Dialogues in association with Edelman examined the relationship between government relations, CSR and social media. Click here for the full report
This report aims to enhance understanding of how a comprehensive set of global risks are evolving, how their interaction impacts a variety of stakeholders, and what trade-offs are involved in managing them. Global Risks 2011, Sixth Edition is a useful tool for policy-makers, CEOs, senior executives and thought leaders around the world. Click here for […]