The Conference Board’s programs and activities in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka are designed to help senior decision makers in both Multi-national and local companies navigate the complex, dynamic economic and business climate in their respective countries and internationally. Programs include high level peer exchanges within our Councils, dialogue with in-house experts through live webcasts, economic research and business analysis. In support of our members in South Asia and around the world, The Conference Board brings its global perspective and expertise in such areas as economic and business cycle analysis, innovation, corporate governance, sustainability, human resources, and organizational capability to the unique South Asian business environment.
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South Asia Human Resources Leadership Council
HR Directors of large-cap companies meet to discuss the most salient human resources issues affecting the South Asia business community today.
South Asia Council on Corporate Citizenship and Sustainability
This council gives members an opportunity to address sustainability challenges and compare notes to ensure they have the right strategies in place to identify and deal with environmental and social performance issues.
The NBS reported that official GDP growth for the second quarter came in at 7 percent y-o-y, unchanged from the first quarter’s growth rate. Frankly, the headline growth print is suspect.(China Center Publications, July 2015)
While the ultimate outcome of this episode remains to be seen, we draw some interim conclusions regarding the outlook for China’s financial markets, the real economy, the MNC business environment, and the broader reform agenda.(China Center Publications, July 2015)
Economic activity among major emerging markets continues to slow, with downside risks to outweigh upside in the second half of 2015.(Economics Watch Reports, July 2015)
Book Discussion: The Rise of HR
10 August, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
Authors will discuss how to recruit and cultivate workers with competence and motivation by building and maintaining a consistent, lasting, and unique culture that enables the organization to thrive. HRCI credit available
The Conference Board Economics Watch®
13 August, 2015 03:00 PM EST [15:00]
In this interactive webcast, we will take stock of how the oil price drop has impacted the US economy and labor markets and how that impact varies across locations and industries. CPE credit available.