Transparency in Corporate Reporting: Assessing the World’s Largest Telecommunications Companies 2015

Filed under - Private sector

Report published 24 November 2015
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With currently more than 7 billion mobile subscriptions worldwide and 3.2 billion internet users, the growth of the telecoms sector has enabled unprecedented opportunities for social and economic development. Unfortunately this impressive progress has not meant an end to the dangers of corrupt practices. This report ranks the world’s largest telecommunications companies based on their disclosure practices in three dimensions: anti-corruption programmes, organisational transparency, and country-by-country reporting.

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Errata

Correction (9 Dec 2015): Telstra was mistakenly listed as having engaged in the 2015 Transparency in Corporate Reporting: Telecoms consultation. This has been corrected.

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Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Access to information   |   Accountability   |   Governance   |   Media   |   Private sector   
Tags - Corporate transparency   |   Business integrity   |   Telecommunications   |   Internet   |   Country-by-country reporting   

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