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Northern Ireland finance minister says innovative reform is needed to tranform the public sector

Public sector reform is needed to combat austerity concludes ACCA’s (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) international public sector conference…

Global 18 Dec 2014

Companies must talk more openly about risky business, says ACCA report

The way in which companies report the risks they face needs to improve and move away from being too bland, too generic, too wordy and too biased on the positive, says a new report from ACCA …

Global 16 Dec 2014

Finance professionals and entrepreneurs need to educate each other says new ACCA global forum report

Enterprise experts forum points to overlooked potential of online courses…

Global 15 Dec 2014

ACCA awards RBS with global accreditation for Trainee and Professional Development

International bank gains accreditation from global accountancy body…

Global 11 Dec 2014

New VAT rules on telecommunication, broadcasting, and e-services: towards more fairness and competition for businesses across Europe, but also potentially higher prices for consumers

This initiative is welcome in terms of creating a more level-playing field between multinational companies and smaller home country-based businesses, but additional costs for both consumers and suppliers needs to be borne in mind, says ACCA …

Global 11 Dec 2014

2024 holds environmental concerns for young accountants, finds new global ACCA research

Deterioration of natural resources, a global population explosion and financial market instability will be the main impacts on the global business environment in the next 10 years, says research from ACCA published today on the 10th anniversary of the Prince of Wales A4S Project…

Global 11 Dec 2014

To fix the banks we need to embed ethics in finance – and that means a new role for the regulator

ACCA roundtable discussion on ethics in finance shows how regulators and industry need to work together to bring about change…

Global 10 Dec 2014

Finance Bill 2015 - Diverted Profits Tax (DPT) – ACCA Concerned Multinationals Will Have Less Activity In The UK

Following last week’s Autumn Statement, the Finance Bill will announce new proposals for Multinationals (MNCs) regarding Diverted Profits Tax (DPT)…

United Kingdom 10 Dec 2014

ACCA awards PKF with Global Approved Employer status for Professional Development

International Mid-Tier Network gains Global Accreditation from global accountancy body…

Global 9 Dec 2014

A new course for Europe: Focusing on enhancing competitiveness and returning to sustainable growth

The SME sector and its financing needs are changing and so is the financial sector’s ability to respond to it Now is a good time to stop thinking of supporting SMEs just to survive We urgently need to put in place the right framework, with sufficient legal certainty, to enable the real economy - ie the EU SME sector - to get back to its feet, and ensure sufficient credibility in the markets to attract investment…

Belgium 8 Dec 2014
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