Corporate Governance Disclosures in Thailand: A Study of SET50 Companies Apr 04
- ID: 2092396
- April 2004
- Region: Thailand
- Standard & Poors
(Editor's note: This report was co-written by Associate Professor Yuen Teen Mak, Co-Director of the Corporate Governance & Financial Reporting Center at the National University of Singapore. Dr. Mak can be contacted via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at (65) 6874-6857.) The importance of good corporate governance is now widely recognized, with many studies demonstrating that companies with such a characteristic can attract higher stock price premiums and thus achieve better long-term performance. The Asian financial crisis in 1997 and the recent global corporate scandals, such as those involving Enron, Worldcom and Parmalat, have highlighted the importance of good corporate governance for the long-term survival of companies. This study--done jointly by Standard & Poor's Governance Services and the Corporate Governance...
Companies mentioned in this report are:
- KASIKORNBANK PCL
- Siam Commercial Bank Public Co. Ltd.
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