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ACCA Cymru Wales welcomes Taking Wales Forward plan

The recent Welsh Government programme for the next five years, ‘Taking Wales Forward’ has been cautiously welcomed by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Cymru Wales…

Wales 21 Sep 2016

Hong Kong based Leo Lee becomes ACCA’s Deputy President for 2016 – 17

Director of asset management company elected by global membership…

Global 16 Sep 2016

Ireland’s Brian McEnery FCCA becomes global President of ACCA

Brian McEnery today becomes the elected President of the global professional body for accountants, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), representing its 188,000 members around the world…

Global 16 Sep 2016

ACCA welcomes the European Parliament’s adoption of the Karas report on “access to finance for SMEs and increasing the diversity of SME funding in a Capital Markets Union”

The global accountancy body commends MEP Othmar Karas’ balanced own-initiative report We fully share the view that the diversity of SMEs should be mirrored by more diversity of choices of funding and a tailor –made regulatory approach …

Belgium 15 Sep 2016

Tax revenue boost shows value of growth, says ACCA Scotland

News that Revenue Scotland exceeded collection targets in its first year should not make Government complacent on the importance of a radical growth strategy for Scottish business, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Scotland…

Scotland 13 Sep 2016

ACCA Scotland welcomes support for business but urges stability

The new £500 million Scottish Growth Scheme announced today is an important step towards restoring business confidence in the wake of Brexit vote but the Government must focus on delivering, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Scotland…

Europe 7 Sep 2016

ACCA and Egyptian Society of Accountants and Auditors (ESAA) sign a partnership to develop the accountancy and finance profession in Egypt

ACCA, (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and ESAA have signed a strategic partnership agreement to strengthen the accountancy and finance profession in Egypt The agreement was signed during ESAA’s two day knowledge sharing visit, organised by ACCA, hosting a senior delegation of ESAA in their offices in London and Glasgow…

Africa and The Middle East 7 Sep 2016

ACCA offers 19 graduate internship places with leading accounting firms in Greece

Graduates across Greece now have a chance to work in the four largest accounting firms in the world through a brand new, paid internship opportunity offered by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) 19 places are available on the schemes run by top firms including KPMG, Deloitte, Grant Thornton and SOLAE starting from October 2016 for three months …

Greece 22 Aug 2016

Preparing Your Company for Change and Disruption

According to a new report released by ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants), companies must regularly and systematically consider emerging risks to fuelling innovation…

Global 17 Aug 2016

Problems on horizon for Making Tax Digital as Brexit could play havoc with penalty framework

The long awaited HMRC consultations on the government’s Making Tax Digital proposals have finally been released According to Jason Piper, tax and business law manager at ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), while at first glance it appears that there is some comfort in there – at least for smaller businesses – it is clear on closer examination that all is not well…

Global 15 Aug 2016
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