The Board of Directors ("the Board") of GD Express Carrier Bhd ("GDEX" or "the Company") recognises and subscribes to the importance of the principles and the recommendations of corporate governance as set out in the Malaysian Code on Corporate Governance 2012 ("MCCG 2012"). The Board remains committed in ensuring and maintaining the highest standard of corporate accountability, transparency and integrity as a fundamental part of discharging its responsibilities to protect and enhance shareholders' value and financial performance of the GDEX Group.
On 7 June 2016, GDEX has been confirmed as a constituent of the FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia Index, which sets high standards for companies with environmental, social and governance practices.
This statement sets out the manner in which the GDEX Group has applied the principles and recommendations of MCCG 2012 and the Board will continue to implement measures to improve compliance with principles and recommended best practices moving forward.
The Board Charter sets out the composition, roles and responsibilities and processes of the Board.
The Board Charter, which serves as a strategic guidance and effective oversight of management, is also intended to provide a concise overview of: