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eHealth: moving forward on patient safety, clinical accountability and information governance

To make progress and successfully implement eHealth solutions will require not only the right legal framework and technological safeguards, but also the trust of all stakeholders, ranging from health professionals to patients and also investors, concluded participants in a roundtable recently co-hosted by MEPs Antonyia Parvanova and Rebecca Taylor and organised by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and Hanover in Brussels…

Global 7 Nov 2013

Scottish businesses still positive but more reserved on recovery

ACCA publishes Q3 results of its Global Economic Conditions Survey…

United Kingdom 6 Nov 2013

Professionals in finance and accounting gather in Tirana to discuss latest international updates

As the largest international accountancy body, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is happy to have been able to work with big companies and the local professional association Albanian Institute of Authorised Chartered Auditors (IEKA) to create a platform where professionals in finance and accounting in Tirana could gather for half a day to discuss the latest international updates…

Albania 6 Nov 2013

ACCA tax chief urges simplicity in India’s new tax regime

Jindal University and ACCA sign Memorandum of Understanding…

India 5 Nov 2013

‘Soft skills’ modules launched to enhance ACCA’s complete finance professionals

Two new e-learning modules for students and affiliates have been launched to give them the people skills, as well as the practical expertise, needed to work in the financial world…

Global 4 Nov 2013

Faith in the global economic recovery at a four year high in Q3 2013, reveals Global Economic Conditions Survey

The UK is leading the European recovery; 62% of UK respondents believe that the economy is improving…

Global 31 Oct 2013

Maystadt Review: ensuring EU influence over global financial reporting standards

Hosted by Wolf Klinz, MEP at the European Parliament (Brussels) …

Europe 29 Oct 2013

ACCA’s qualification is enhanced to ensure employers benefit from complete finance professionals with up to date skills and knowledge

Improvements have been made to the ACCA Qualification, to meet the needs of employers by updating the content of the global syllabus and ensuring newly qualified members have the skills and knowledge to be complete finance professionals…

Global 29 Oct 2013

An 'Improved transparency in auditor reporting - making this a reality in the European market'?

In July 2013, the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) published, in an exposure draft entitled Reporting on Audited Financial Statements: Proposed New and Revised International Standards on Auditing, far reaching proposals to make auditor’s reports more informative…

Europe 23 Oct 2013

New EC proposal on standard VAT return form: a welcome step towards simplified - and hopefully enhanced – cross-border trade for businesses

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) welcomes today’s publication of the European Commission (EC)’s proposal to standardise VAT reporting obligations across all 28 EU Member States, as announced in the 2011 strategy for the future of VAT in Europe …

Europe 23 Oct 2013
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