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ACCA responds to IAASB’s proposal on enhancing audit quality

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has responded to IAASB’s (International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board) Invitation to Comment, Enhancing Audit Quality in the Public Interest: A Focus on Professional Skepticism, Quality Control and Group Audits (the ITC)…

Global 17 May 2016

Arabic International Public Sector Accounting Standards Certification by Deloitte & ACCA

Deloitte and ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) launched today the ACCA Certificate in International Public Sector Accounting Standards in Arabic (Cert IPSAS in Arabic) …

Global 16 May 2016

Sustainability reporting in danger of losing its momentum says ACCA and CDSB in new report

Despite pressing concerns about climate change and growing understanding of the impact of business activities on the planet, sustainability reporting is failing to fulfil its potential…

Global 12 May 2016

‘Actions speak louder than words’ when it comes to fighting corporate malpractice, ACCA tells firms.

By doing ‘the right thing’ firms can emerge from a crisis with enhanced trust, both internally and externally Organisations not individuals are responsible for ensuring whistle-blowers feel secure enough to speak up Robust processes and a commitment to visible action are vital…

Global 10 May 2016

Businesses blind to customer buying habits

Less than half of businesses know who their most profitable customers are, according to new research by KPMG and the ACCA The global report, which took in the views of 1,100 accountants from more than 90 countries around the world, found that companies still focus their financial measurement on product or service lines, rather than customers …

Global 29 Apr 2016

iCPAR ushers in new era of accountancy in Rwanda through new strategy

iCPAR ushers in new era of accountancy in Rwanda through new strategy …

Global 27 Apr 2016

ACCA Ireland - Business leaders hear that Limerick is an important regional hub for Ireland's continuing recovery

Thursday 21 April – Speaking at the ACCA’s (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Limerick Business Leaders Forum this morning, Martin Shanahan, CEO of IDA Ireland, highlighted the importance of having a strong talent pool across different regions in Ireland in order to successfully attract foreign companies to Ireland…

Ireland 25 Apr 2016

Action needed as Britain’s debt reaches critical levels among UK’s most vulnerable says new report from ACCA

Education for the next generation and a new, ethical marketplace for lending required to halt massive growth in debt among self-employed, low earners and students says ACCA…

Global 22 Apr 2016

ACCA-X wins prestigious global award at the International and European Association Awards

ACCA’s innovative online learning programme wins the Best eLearning and Online Education category in Berlin …

Global 20 Apr 2016

Global employment freeze looms as economic confidence plummets among the world’s hirers

The latest Global Economic Conditions Survey from ACCA and IMA, released today, found that more half of firms are either cutting or freezing employment, while only 14% are increasing investment in staff …

Global 19 Apr 2016
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