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The Norwegian Accounting Act, 1998.

Norway Current 1998

This act requires the inclusion of information on working environment, equality as regards gender, ethnicity, religion, etc., and environment-related issues, in the Director's report. In addition, it requires information about the implementation of measures that can prevent or reduce negative impacts or trends.

Issuer name

Finance department

Government ministry

Finance/Treasury

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3-3b Corporate governance statement: Norway issuers and the public limited companies shall demonstrate in its annual report its principles and practices regarding corporate governance

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Target organization notes

all Norwegian-registered companies, subjects of taxation

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

Annual Director's report

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Environmental Compliance & Risk

ESG coverage- S (Social)

Human Rights, Employment Conditions, Policies and Practices, Social Impacts & Value Creation

ESG coverage- G (Governance)

All

Status

Current

Country

Norway

Region

Europe

Date of publication

1998

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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