Member of UN Global Compact
Headquarters in South Korea
Author: UN Working Group on business & human rights
The Working Group welcomes the Government’s commitment to the Guiding Principles and the topic of business and human rights. It emphasizes the importance of moving from commitment to action and embedding the Guiding Principles in all commercial and...
Author: Jess McCabe, Environmental Finance
Coca-Cola has been kicked off the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index...41 firms were added to the DJSI World and 23 deleted...Société Générale is among the largest additions...along with...Schneider Electric and...Medtronic... SAM...also named 19 ...
- Related stories: Dow Jones Sustainability Index adds 41 firms, deletes 23 including Coke, HP; names "supersector leaders" on sustainability
- Related companies: Air France KLM Alcatel-Lucent (part of Nokia) Banco Itau BMW Coca-Cola DSM EMC EnCana HP (Hewlett-Packard) Hyundai Corporation (part of Hyundai Group) Hyundai Group Korea Telecom (KT) Lotte Shopping Medtronic Microsoft NTT Docomo Pearson PepsiCo Repsol YPF Roche Royal Philips Electronics Samsung Schneider Electric Société Générale Sprint Stockland Swiss Re Westpac Xerox Xstrata (part of Glencore)
Author: The Hankyoreh [So. Korea]
The Hankyoreh Economic Research Institute, an affiliate of The Hankyoreh, analyzed the “sustainability reports” of 22 local [So. Korean] companies to estimate how transparent they have been in disclosing their business achievements in diverse...
- Related companies: Caltex Hanjin Group Hyundai Corporation (part of Hyundai Group) Korea Electric Power (KEPCO) Korea Land & Housing Corporation Korea Midland Power (part of Korea Electric Power) Korea Water Resources (KOWACO) Korean Air (part of Hanjin Group) Kumho Asiana LG Electronics (part of LG Corp.) Lotte Shopping Posco Samsung Shinhan Bank SK Corporation Woongjin Coway Yuhan-Kimberly (joint venture Yuhan & Kimberly-Clark)