BUSINESS ETHICS ASSIGNMENT
As a part of this assignment, I have chosen Bahrain Pride Trading Centre to collect information on the ethical behaviour of the company.
Bahrain Pride Trading Centre, a sister concern of Shakeel Trading Company is a one stop shop providing a large variety of household products, school and office stationery, furniture, toys, electronic items, readymade garments and novelty products. Fresh fruits, vegetables, dairy products, chicken, meat and fish are also now available.
Full name: Bahrain Pride Trading Centre W.L.L
Address: P.O.Box 21503, Manama, Bahrain.
Tel: +973 17624212
Fax: +973 17624661
Task 1 P1
In this fast paced world of competition, the main focus of all business organizations is growth accompanied with profits. Ethics, although a part of the policy of such organizations, takes a back seat. You need to discuss those ethical issues which your chosen company is facing in their business operations and explain them. You must discuss at least 4 ethical issues faced by them.
Scenario: Since January 2014, Bahrain Pride Trading Centre (BPTC) is not doing well in their business due to their failure in complying with corporate social responsibility. Their share value is declining. Stakeholders are planning to withdraw their shares and investments leading further losses to the company. Customers are not fully satisfied with the service provided by BPTC. Employees are less motivated and hence they are not performing well. Especially the female employees are more dissatisfied and there is unrest among them. As a result of the non-performance of the employees customers are impacted negatively.
BPTC already had framed good ethical policies but it has taken a back seat leading to the dilemma for the company. Currently the company is facing many ethical issues like: Harassment in the Workplace, Paying Employees Equally, Laws and...