BUSA FINALISES DOC. ON ANTI-CORRUPTION / ISSUES PRESSER ON KPMG ALLEGATIONS
As has been reported in recent weekly newsletters, BUSA has been projecting its voice on matters of corruption, emphasising the importance of integrity, ethics and good governance. In the week, BUSA announced to members that it has finalised its Anti-Corruption Discussion Document. The document outlines the challenges pertaining to corruption, and also outlines guiding principles for businesses to follow. The final document will now be used for future commentary by BUSA on corruption. Click here to view the Discussion Document.
BUSA statement: ‘’KPMG must investigate corruption allegations to restore confidence’’
Also in the week, BUSA issued a media statement with the objective of reinforcing the key elements of their discussion document, but also to bring a voice of reason to the consideration by many businesses as to whether break ties with implicated businesses such as KPMG. Click here to read the presser titled ‘’KPMG must speedily and comprehensively investigate corruption allegations to restore confidence in the business’’.