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The Silver Book: Achieving Value through Social Responsibility

Malaysia Current 2006

The Silver Book was designed to clarify the social obligations of over 30 government-linked companies (GLCs i.e. state-owned enterprises) to enhance their performance.

Issuer name

Putrajaya Committee on GLC High Performance

Government ministry

Business/Trade/Industry

More information

The guidelines strongly recommends to communicate the initiatives undertaken to enhance societal well-being, GLCs should disclose information on their contribution through comprehensive reporting that incorporates customized messages for each key stakeholder group.

Reporting resources

True

Organizations covered by the instrument

State-owned companies

Target organization notes

Government Linked Companies (GLCs)

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

NA

Status

Current

Country

Malaysia

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2006

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Guidelines and standards for non-financial reporting

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

National/federal

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