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SID continues to take a strategic and proactive approach in engaging the media. Press releases were issued for major SID events and statements issued with regards to its position on various issues related to directors and corporate governance.

2017-07-10 BT. Casting a light on shadow directors

Posted on 7/10/2017
In general, a person formally becomes a company director by a resolution of the board or shareholders. However, a person may have the same legal duties and liabilities of a director despite not being formally appointed as one.

2017-06-12 BT. Should CFOs have a seat on the board

Posted on 6/12/2017
In the current era of heightened risk and increased regulation, the role of the chief financial officer (CFO) has never been more important.

2017-05-08 BT. Making ownself check onself work

Posted on 5/8/2017
The role of a board is to govern the company. This means that it has to check that management conforms to rules and policies, and performs to expectations.

2017-04-10 BT. Gender Diversity : Supply or Demand

Posted on 4/10/2017
In Singapore, the issue of board diversity, in particular, gender diversity has moved up the national and corporate agendas over the last two years.

2017-03-24 BT. SID Launches Last Set of CG Guides Series

Posted on 3/24/2017
The Singapore Institute of Directors (SID) has unveiled the last set of its Corporate Governance Guides (CG Guides) as well as a brand new eGuide.

2017-03-24 TNP. 20-20 Vision for Gender Diversity on Boards

Posted on 3/24/2017
Women's groups here have set a bold goal to redress a lack of gender diversity: Double the proportion of women on boards by 2020.

2017-03-24 ST. Call to have 20 Percent Women Directors on Boards by 2020

Posted on 3/24/2017
Women's groups here have set a bold goal to redress a lack of gender diversity: Double the proportion of women on boards by 2020.

2017-03-24 LHZB. Increase Female Board Members by 20 Percent

Posted on 3/24/2017
Increase Female Board Members by 20 Percent

2017-03-23 ST. Women's groups to push for at least 20percent of female directors on boards by 2020

Posted on 3/23/2017
SINGAPORE - More can be done to strengthen gender diversity in corporate leadership here, said Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu on Thursday (March 23).

2017-02-10 BT. The Nine-Year Rule_Is it for independence or renewal

Posted on 2/10/2017
One of the most challenged rules in the 2012 Code of Corporate Governance is Guideline 2.4 on director independence.

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