Status, scorecards, dashboards Alerts Support for complex organization models with ability to rollup at various organizational levels, while retaining the ability to cost-effectively deploy the solution within a department to enable a tactical compliance or risk initiative Ability to support multiple regulations - corporate initiatives SOX, Risk Management, Ethics Policy Compliance, etc. It is critical that a GRC solution can support a large number of Governance and Risk management initiatives within a company. A wrong choice would force the organization to revert to having to support multiple point solutions.
This is not, however, because the country lacks a related regulatory framework. While relatively young in comparison to guidelines and organizations recognized internationally, China has an evolving regulatory framework for internal control and audit.
The supporting guidelines started applying to companies that are concurrently listed in the domestic and overseas markets from January 1, onwards, and to companies listed on the main board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange and the Shenzhen Stock Exchange from January 1, onwards.
The Supplementing Guidelines consist of three guidelines: The Audit regulatory framework Guidelines include 18 aspects for enterprises to focus on in establishing internal controls, along with definitions and examples please see table belowwhile the Evaluation Guidelines provide an outline for enterprises to perform comprehensive assessments on the design and operation of their internal controls.
These guidelines are generally in line with international materials. Finally, while the audit section of the Supplementing Guidelines outlines basic requirements for performing internal control audits for enterprises, China has a number of other laws and regulations on this topic.
Since then, the country has gradually established the basic framework of a standard internal audit system by promulgating basic guidelines for internal audit, codes of practice for internal audit practitioners, and specific rules and directories for internal audit practices, including implementing the Internal Audit Regulations in IIA defines internal auditing as: It is temporarily available as a complimentary download this month on the Asia Briefing Bookstore.
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