21 May '11, 6am

[TOC] Temasek Holdings – “not required to” disclose?

I refer to Temasek Holding’s letter “Protection of Temasek’s past reserves ” (Today, May 20). It states that “Although not required to do so, Temasek publishes an annual Temasek Review, providing a summary of key financials as well as the relevant investment performance over different time periods from one year to over three decades”. Not required to disclose? I am rather perturbed by this statement, because Temasek is managing our country’s assets – so, why should it not be required to disclose what it is voluntarily giving in its annual Temasek Review? Since it is a voluntary disclosure, may I ask to what governance, transparency and reporting standards is it adhering to? Allow me to illustrate the point with a story. A large family gives their money to a person to look after and manage for them. This person then tells the family members that although he is not required ...

Full article: http://theonlinecitizen.com/2011/05/temasek-holdings-not-...

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