2006
2006
HAWKAMAH's First MENA Conference Issues Dubai Declaration on Corporate Governance
Tuesday November 28th, 2006
Discussions result in a road map and key corporate governance initiatives for the region Policy makers, regulators, representatives from regional and international organisations, and business leaders from across the Middle East and North Africa (representing countries of Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman,...
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HAWKAMAH's First MENA Conference Issues Dubai Declaration on Corporate Governance
Tuesday November 28th, 2006
Discussions result in a road map and key corporate governance initiatives for the region Policy makers, regulators, representatives from regional and international organisations, and business leaders from across the Middle East and North Africa (representing countries of Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman,...
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Governor of the DIFC Inaugurates HAWKAMAH's First MENA Corporate Governance Conference
Sunday November 26th, 2006
“Without the development of good governance, we cannot grow, or sustain growth.” The Governor of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), His Excellency Dr. Omar bin Sulaiman, today led the opening address at Hawkamah’s inaugural MENA corporate governance conference, where he stressed the importance of...
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HAWKAMAH's First MENA Corporate Governance Conference Attracts Key International Experts on Corporate Governance
Wednesday November 22nd, 2006
Event hosted by the Dubai International Financial Centre within DIFC Week Governor Bin Sulaiman invites participants in drawing regional corporate governance map Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance (Hawkamah), will hold the MENA region’s first ever conference focusing on corporate governance next week at the...
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DIFC Workshops launched to support development of financial markets in MENA region
Saturday November 4th, 2006
The Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) today launched the DIFC Workshops – a series of capacity building workshops that will support the development of financial markets in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region by upgrading technical financial skills among market participants. Dr. Nasser...
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Hawkamah Stages Inaugural Conference on Corporate Governance in the MENA Region
Wednesday October 18th, 2006
Event hosted by the Dubai International Financial Centre Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance (Hawkamah), a subsidiary of the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, today announced that it will hold the first ever conference focusing on corporate governance in the MENA region to take place in...
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Hawkamah and INSOL in cooperation to advance Corporate Governance and Insolvency Structures
Sunday October 8th, 2006
Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance (“Hawkamah”), a subsidiary of the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with INSOL International (“INSOL”) to promote improvements to insolvency systems and good corporate governance practices in the MENA region. INSOL is a...
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Corporate governance standards in GCC undergoing major development, says Hawkamah/IIF report
Wednesday September 20th, 2006
Downward corrections in Gulf Co-operation Council (GCC) stock markets and increased corporate activity by GCC corporations in Western markets are driving improvements in corporate governance standards, according to a report released today by Hawkamah, the Institute for Corporate Governance, and the Institute of International Finance...
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Hawkamah and the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry to promote best practice corporate governance in the UAE
Tuesday September 5th, 2006
Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance (Hawkamah), a subsidiary of the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), an agreement that will see both parties work towards developing and advocating a...
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Hawkamah and Capital Market Authority of the Sultanate of Oman announce corporate governance partnership
Saturday September 2nd, 2006
Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance (Hawkamah), a subsidiary of the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority, announced today that it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Capital Market Authority of the Sultanate of Oman to actively promote and improve corporate governance practices in Oman. ...
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Testimonials

  • I am truly honored to attain this certification and I recommend the Compliance Heads of all DFM listed companies to participate and achieve this certification.

    Nabeel Mirza - Senior Director & MLRO - Compliance - GFH Financial Group B.S.C.
  • The workshop has added a level of professionalism to my practice. It addressed and discussed  the right concepts to promote better governance and effective support for business in line with rules and procedures.

    Osama Issaq Al Haj - Head of Legal & Board Secretary - Dubai Islamic Bank
  • A very interesting and informative course which has helped me to adapt my Board Secretary knowledge further to my role as Company Secretary.

    Hamad Al Hosani - Group Company Secretary - Emirates NDB Bank
  • Anyone who wants to enter the world of boards and governance; this is your passport.

    Jehad A. Kazim - Director - Legal Services Dubai Chamber
  • The Directors Development Program was one of the most beneficial programs I attend during my career life. The strength of the program comes from the way it was structured as each part covered very important aspects of the required management role.

    Nada Ishaq Abdul Karim - Manager - The Secretary of The Board of Directors - Bahrain Islamic Bank BSC
  • The DDP offered by the Hawkamah Institute is an excellent course to prepare directors to understand and fulfil their obligations properly as members of the board. I have benefitted immensely from this program and have started to implement some of the best practices taught on the boards that I am involved in.

    Amir Arab - Director - Havenvest Private Equity Middle East Limited
  • The Director Development Program is great way to gain insight and improved understanding in areas such as corporate governance and board functionality. I would highly recommend the program as a foundational step before they begin their board experience. Bindu Ann Joseph - Chief Operating Officer - 3W Networks
  • Director Development Program was invaluable learning experience for me which has elevated my knowledge and broaden my understanding mainly on the corporate governance practices and board of directors role. It has addressed the main concepts from theoretical and practical perspectives. The material is comprehensive and provides the key information of the different aspects of the course. I strongly recommend the program for individuals who play role in corporate governance and seek to enrich their knowledge of companies’ board of directors. Sumaya Alshaer - Acting Head of Strategy & Corporate Governance - DUBAI SOUTH
  • The Director Development Program is being run with an effective balance between theory presented by knowledgeable staff and interactive discussions among the participants. This makes it into a recommendable program for aspiring and existing Board Members alike to get up to date on Corporate Governance as relevant for our GCC Region. Johan H. Brand – Owner – Johan Brand Leadership Advisory DWC – LLC
  • My favorite part of the DDP program is that it teaches you more than academics. It gives you insights on the skills you need as a board member. Noora Mahfouth A Mohd Alshehhi - Manager- Contract Review Audit - Dubai Electricity & Water Authority

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