Guidance on ESG Reporting by Qatar Stock Exchange
As part of the sustainable stock exchange initiatives (SSEI) in 2016, the Qatar Stock Exchange recently released its ESG (environment, social and corporate governance) guidance to encourage voluntary ESG reporting by the listed companies. This ESG Guidance is a product of joint cooperation between issuers, regulators, experts and the Exchange. It intends to capture the best of progressive ESG thinking and will be updated on an ongoing basis. Adherence to the ESG Guidance is based on voluntary participation.