Norwegian Code of Practice for Corporate Governance, 2012

Norway Current 2012

The Oslo Stock Exchange, Oslo Børs, stipulates that all listed companies must publish a statement specifying what they have done to comply with the recommendations of the Norwegian Code of Practice for Corporate Governance. In the White Paper ‘Corporate Social Responsibility in a Global Economy’ (2009), government urged the Norwegian Corporate Governance Board to incorporate recommendations concerning more detailed reporting on social responsibility in its Code of Practice for Corporate Governance.


General sustainability/ESG/non-financial

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

All listed companies

Issuer type

Stock Exchange

Type of instrument


Mandatory or voluntary


The geographical scope


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