Apr 21, 2015 – News Today

Mining sector supports new disclosure rules

Corporate transparency legislation set to take effect in June is being cheered by the mining industry but not by the oil and gas sector and First Nations. The Extractive Sector Transparency Measure Act, promised by Prime Minister Stephen Harper at a G8 meeting in London in 2013, is part of a coordinated effort by Canada, the U.S. and the European Union to fight corruption in the developing world. Read More