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Notice on Strengthening Listed Companies' Assumption of Social Responsibility

China Current 2008

In the notice listed companies should establish a CSR strategy from at least four aspects and the CSR report include what is being done to promote sustainability development.

Issuer name

Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE)

More information

In May 2008, the Shanghai Exchange issued the Shanghai CSR notice. Listed companies should establish a CSR strategy from at least four aspects and the CSR report should include details of the work performed by the company in promoting sustainability development. For example, this may include protection of employee health and safety via quality control of the company products or promoting a sustainable environment and ecosystem through pollutant reduction.

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

Sustainability report

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

All

ESG coverage- S (Social)

All

Status

Current

Country

China

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2008

Issuer type

Stock Exchange

Reporting requirements

Codes, guidance, and questionnaires

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

National/federal

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