UK - A new website dedicated to promoting corporate governance good practice in Scotland has been set up by the Institute of Directors.
The service – backed by accounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers and legal firm Burness – went live on Monday.
The corporate governance unit is the first of its kind in the UK and aims to raise standards by providing information on complying with best practice guidelines. The service is available free of charge and can be accessed through www.scottishdirector.com.
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