Procedia-Social and Behavioral Sciences 145, 294-299

 ACCOUNTABILITY IN GOVERNMENT LINKED COMPANIES: AN EMPIRICAL FINDING

Jamaliah Said, NHB Jaafar

Abstract


This study aims to assess the accountability outcomes of selected GLCs. Based on 102 responses received the findings revealed that the mean score of each accountability items were above the mid-point. This has indicated that Malaysian GLCs are serious in implementing accountability concept in their daily activities. Most respondents agreed their organization utilized funds properly and in the manner authorized; have a clear operating goals to be achieved every year; ensures there is a strategy for regular and effective communication with all stakeholders such as public, customers, funders.

Keywords : Accountability; Government Linked Companies; Transparency