corporate governance


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corporate governance

n
(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) the balance of control between the stakeholders, managers, and directors of an organization
Translations
gouvernement de l'entreprise
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IFC will help establish a corporate governance unit within the JCCD that will raise awareness about the benefits of corporate governance and assess Jordanian companies' governance structures.

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