blue ribbon committee

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Synonyms for blue ribbon committee

an independent and exclusive commission of nonpartisan statesmen and experts formed to investigate some important governmental issue

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The Senate blue ribbon committee is set to begin next week its inquiry into the alleged corruption hounding the Philippine Health Insurance Corp.
Among those eyeing the Senate blue ribbon committee are Sen.
While Congress has adjourned and will not resume regular sessions until May 20, Gordon clarified that the Blue Ribbon Committee is empowered to convene and call for hearings motu propio, or even without any resolution filed by a senator and referred to the Blue Ribbon, during the long congressional break.
He added: "The Blue Ribbon committee can conduct investigations when warranted even if Congress is on recess.
To address this issue the NYSE Blue Ribbon Committee included "independent communication and information flow between the audit committee and internal auditor" in its best practices recommendations.
* The Blue Ribbon Committee recommended, and auditing standards now require, that the independent auditors discuss with the audit committee their judgments about the quality, not just the acceptability, of accounting principles in the company's financial reporting.
The renewed focus on audit committee oversight, arising from the reports of the blue ribbon committee and the O'Malley panel, should help.
Coordinator, Thomas Jefferson Blue Ribbon Committee
But after analyzing their preliminary reports, a blue ribbon committee last month decided it could not recommend joining the organizations.
MANILA, March 24 Kyodo Former President Fidel Ramos downplayed Wednesday a move by the Philippines' Senate Blue Ribbon Committee to file a complaint against him and other former top government officials on alleged anomalies in the 1998 Centennial Exposition Projects.
That is the gist of the official position of the IMA in a report to the Blue Ribbon Committee on Improving the Effectiveness of Corporate Audit Committees.
The Senate blue ribbon committee is pushing to conduct an investigation into the alleged 'massive corruption' at the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO), which led to President Rodrigo Duterte's order to shutdown its gaming activities.
Senator Grace Poe on Wednesday said she is eyeing to lead the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee in the next Congress.
The Senate blue ribbon committee on Tuesday will conduct an inquiry into the allegedly anomalous P60-million advertisement placement made by the Department of Tourism with state-run PTV.
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