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public company

a registered company that can offer its shares to the public. Its memorandum of association must state that it is a public company, that its authorized capital is at least the authorized minimum (£50,000) and that its name ends with plc (or public limited company).
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Some items the audit committee may want to specifically review are accounting adjustments noted or proposed by the auditor but viewed as "immaterial" by management, communications between the auditor and the audit firm's national office regarding auditing or accounting issues that arose in the engagement and any "management" or "internal control" letter issued, or proposed to be issued, by the audit firm to the listed company.
The Organizing Committee and judging panel unanimously agreed to present two category awards to ICBC - "Best Performing China Listed Company by Environmental Responsibility" and "China Listed Company by Green Finance", in recognition of the Bank's support in low carbon economy and green finance for sustainable development.
Besides holding panel discussions on corporate governance, this year's symposium also announced the winners of "Best Corporate Governance of Listed Company in China".
This year, the China Listed Company Overseas Forum & China Securities "Golden Bauhinia Awards" Ceremony was hosted by Hong Kong Takungpao in collaboration with Chinese Securities Association of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Securities Association, The Hong Kong Chinese Enterprises Association, The Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries, The Listed Companies Association of Beijing and Shanghai Enterprises Association.
ICBC Chairman has been conferred "Most Influential Leader of Listed Company" at the China Listed Company Overseas Forum & China Securities "Golden Bauhinia Awards" Ceremony recently held in Hong Kong.
As a stringent measure to restrain abusive market activities, two separate orders were issued against the Chief Executive Officer of a listed company and its associated company, consequent to their indulgence in an associated scheme of Insider Trading in the shares of a listed company.
ICBC won the "Best Continuous Investment Value Award" in recognition of its outstanding performance, at the recent Seventh "Chinese Securities Cup - Top 10 Chinese Listed Company in Competitiveness and Public Confidence" Award Ceremony, jointly sponsored by Chinese Securities Journal and finance.