Africa Conference on Responsible Business and Governance

Business and civil society leaders from Africa and across the world will gather in Brussels November 17 and 18 for the Africa Conference on Responsible Business and Governance, which is designed to discuss ways for the private sector to work collectively to improve the business environment, prevent corruption and strengthen governance in Africa.


Paying Taxes is Getting Easier Despite Economic Downturn

London, 18 November 2010 — Nearly 60 percent of the world’s economies have made significant business regulatory changes to ease paying taxes, despite the impact of the downturn and the sluggish global recovery, according to Paying Taxes 2011, a new report launched today by PwC, the World Bank, and IFC.