On the activities chart for the day, Skye Bank Plc, FBN Holdings Plc, Wema Bank Plc, Diamond Bank Plc and Transnational Corporation
Plc topped the equities market's volume-based chart while Guaranty Trust Bank Plc, Zenith Bank Plc, FBN Holdings Plc, Stanbic IBTC and United Bank of Africa led the value-based rankings.
Byron Tarr, served as Finance Minister in the Interim Government of National Unity, (IGNU) 1990-1992; Deputy Minister of Finance for Revenue, 1972-75; Transnational Corporation
Affairs Officer at the United Nations, 1975-77; Controller General for Public Corporations, 1977-80; and founding partner, Development Consultants.
46% of government-owned shares of Dastan Transnational Corporation
in run up to planned sale of the government stake.
It was formed by five independent experts, most of them distinguished international legal scholars representing some of the major world regions (Africa, Asia, Western Europe, Latin America, and Eastern Europe) who were given the mandate to identify issues, to gather and examine information regarding the effects of transnational corporation
on human rights, and to make recommendations regarding the work methods and activities of transnational corporations
, among others.
BLOWING AWAY British American Tobacco's smokescreen of corporate responsibility, the Campaign Against Foreign Control of Aotearoa (CAFCA) named the tobacco giant's New Zealand subsidiary the winner of the 2008 Roger Award for the Worst Transnational Corporation
Even Nestle, another much maligned transnational corporation
, has also recognized the growing customer demand for fairly traded coffee, having launched its own brand last fall.
In Switzerland, upholstery manufacturer Rohner Textil established partnerships with chemical transnational corporation
Ciba-Geigy and the independent environmental institute EPEA in Germany to meet its business commitment to "economics and ecology.
Remember how the South African transnational corporation
, Anglo American, made a massive investment to take over Zambia's state-run copper mines only to pull out a couple of years later?
the world's largest transnational corporation
, plans to spin off roughly half of its insurance assets through an initial public offering to be scheduled in the first half of 2004 for a new company called Genworth Financial Inc.
Invariably termed "The Swedish Match King" by the press, in the 1920s Kreuger built a transnational corporation
based on match monopolies in many smaller countries (where the sale of the national match monopoly became a source of government revenue--and corruption), and participation in match oligopolies in the United States and other major markets.
of the United States was the world's largest transnational corporation
in terms of foreign assets in 1996, according to a report on the top 100 transnational firms released Tuesday by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
Skye Bank Plc, Transnational Corporation
Plc, Diamond Bank Plc, FCMB Holdings Plc and Fidelity Bank Plc were the top traded stocks in terms of volume while Zenith Bank, FBN Holdings, Transnational Corporation
Plc, Access Bank Plc and Diamond Bank Plc took the top five slots on the value-based charts.