SGS Supply Chain Assessments and Solutions- Industry Trend and Observation
In recent years, increasing government agencies, international organizations, non-government organizations and multinational corporations start to concern about corporate Social Responsibility. Hence, the enterprises are supposed to periodically follow up latest information on top of the legislation, such as past season’s updates: environmental illegal enterprises are restricted for loaning; Women Earn Wages Equivalent to 2006 Male Level; Pakistan issued CSR of foreign enterprises and etc.
1. 100 environmental illegal enterprises are restricted for loaning in Liaoning Province.
According to Interim Measures for the administration of the green credit limit of the environmental illegal enterprises in Liaoning Province which is established by Liaoning environmental protection Bureau, PBC Shenyang branch and China Banking Regulatory Commission Liaoning Bureau. It is requested environmental protection departments at all levels to adopt tracking supervision methods to the environmental illegal enterprises, the restriction would be released once the illegal issues was well improved.
2. Women Earn Wages Equivalent to 2006 Male Level, WEF Report Says
According to a World Economic Forum report, women today are being paid the average wage men earned almost a decade ago, and it will take 118 years before men and women earn equal pay at the current rate of convergence. The report measured the gender gap in 145 nations by measuring factors such as economic opportunity, education, political empowerment and health.
3. Pakistan issued CSR of foreign enterprises
Recently, Pakistan OICCI issued the CSR in 2014-15. The report that there are 44 companies of 195 OICCI members conducted social responsibility investment with a total of more than 2.5 billion rupees (around US$25 million) in 2014-15, which mainly including education, health, community development, environment, infrastructure and fight against natural disaster and etc.
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