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Oxfam publishes new report on tax avoidance practices of US corporate giants & calls on govt. to ensure firms pay fair share of taxes
KnowTheChain invited 20 ICT companies to respond to engagement questions about their policies and processes on supply chain forced labour: the responses are considered in the evaluation of each company for the KnowTheChain benchmark, along with any...
Author: Aaron K. Chatterji, Fuqua School of Business at Duke Univ., and Michael W. Toffel, Harvard Business School, in New York Times (USA)
"The Power of C.E.O. Activism", 1 April 2016...
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USA: Amazon should allow shareholders to vote on gender pay equality proposal, says Securities and Exchange Commission
Author: Mari Saito & Nathan Layne, Reuters
"SEC says Amazon should allow shareholder vote on gender pay", 17 Mar 2016...
Dem. Rep. of Congo: New report indicates Dodd-Frank Act has increased production of conflict-free minerals
Author: Robbie Whelan, Wall Street Journal (USA)
"Conflict-Free Mineral Exports on the Rise -Enough Project", 23 Feb 2016...
Author: Matt Mace, edie.net
"Supply chain ethics and traceability among biggest business human rights issues, report finds", 19 Feb 2016...
Coca-Cola’s Swaziland subsidiary helped it stay involved in apartheid So. Africa, generates “unaccountable billions” for Swazi monarchy - investigative report
Author: Khadija Sharife, 100Reporters (USA)
"Trade Secrets: Coca-Cola’s Hidden Formula for Avoiding Taxes", 3 Dec 2015...
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