Union News

Issue No. 22 (July - August - September 2018)

July - September 2018

Cover Story

The MENA-OECD Working Group on Governance

The MENA-OECD Working Group on GovernanceThe UASA’s Secretary General, Jalil Tarif, participated in the MENA-OECD working group meetings on Governance that was held in Lisbon on the fourth and fifth of July 2018. The working group discussed a range of issues of interest to the countries of the region.

The OECD questionnaire on the corporate governance framework in the Middle East and North Africa region was reviewed. The organization's reports on opportunities to enhance transparency and disclosure in the region as well as the development of capital markets and the improvement of gender balance in corporate leadership in the Middle East and North Africa region were reviewed as well. The UASA’s Secretary General participated in the working session on disclosure and transparency, he also participated in the closing session of the meeting.