Corporate Governance is a process and structure implemented by companies and businesses to achieve business prosperity and sustainability while ensuring corporate accountability, with the ultimate objective of realising long-term shareholder value, taking into account the interests of all stakeholders. In order to realise a comprehensive and rigorous anti-corruption corporate culture, there is an urgent need for Malaysian companies and businesses to put in place preventive measures that reinforce ethical leadership, good governance, transparency, accountability and respect for the rule of law in their operational procedures.
As businesses continue to evolve today, there is more emphasis being placed on ethics in the business communities. Hence, this year, Group Internal Audit took on the topic ‘Business Ethics’ for their workshop instead of the usual bread and butter topics like fraud, internal control and governance issues.
So what is Business Ethics? Continue to read more.
To quote Mahatma Gandhi, “It is health that is real wealth and not pieces of silver and gold”. Without health, you would not be able to enjoy the many fruits of your labour. There are many ways you can consider to maintain or improve your health and stay in tip-top condition.
And so, there is this joke about the love/hate relationship between auditors and clients.
Auditor: We’re coming to audit you soon. Will you guys be available?
Auditee: Sure, you know we love you guys!
Auditee: Well, we hate to see you coming and love to see you going.