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World’s 500 Largest Corporations In 2013

Royal Dutch Shell, Wal-Mart Stores, Exxon Mobil, Sinopec Group and China National Petroleum headed this year’s edition of “The 500 Largest Corporations in the World,” an annual study published by Fortune magazine based on a ranking of the top 500 corporations worldwide as measured by revenue. According to this year’s list, China’s corporations are rising …
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Women Matter: An Asia Perspective

McKinsey has just published the report “Women Matter: An Asia Perspective,” subtitled “Harnessing Female Talent to Raise Corporate Performance.” The publication contains the results of a survey covering 744 firms of 10 major stock markets in the Asia-Pacific. According to the study, women on average account for only six percent of board seats compared to …
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Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers

The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with the Boston Consulting Group, has just published the report, “Emerging Best Practices of Chinese Globalizers: The Corporate Global Citizenship Challenge.” The study identifies emerging best practices of Chinese enterprises that are developing increasingly sophisticated forms of citizenship in the local markets in which they operate. Nearly 100 ofChina’s …
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PwC’s Annual Global CEO Survey

PricewaterhouseCoopers released at the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos the “15th Annual Global CEO Survey.” According to the report nearly half of the 1,258 CEOs polled worldwide believe the global economy will decline even further in the next 12 months. However, nearly three times as many CEOs are confident in their own companies’ …
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Business Outlook Survey – November 2009

  KPMG has published the results of their latest Business Outlook Report, which reveals a sharp improvement in corporate confidence worldwide. Economic activity will pick up considerably in the next 12 months. However, the recovery could be less marked in Europe and Japan, where manufacturers expect to continue shedding jobs over the next 12 months. …
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Top 200 Environmental Firms for 2009

CH2M Hill Ltd. leads the list of the Engineering News-Record’s (ENR’s) Top 200 Environmental Firms for the third year in a row. ENR’s Top 200 Environmental Firms ranking provides an annual look at a market that now exceeds $30 billion in annual revenue. The rankings are based on revenue firms’ reports for work performed in …
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