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Accountants comment on agricultural assets: Changes in accounting for bearer plants are welcomed but further guidance is needed on measuring costs, says ACCA global forum

The IASB’s proposals to amend the accounting methods used to recognise a plant or tree used to generate produce (a ‘bearer plant’), have been welcomed by ACCA’s Global Forum for Corporate Reporting…

Global 11 Nov 2013

Global business services: opportunity or risk for CFOs?

Finance chiefs could drive more business value under new global business services (GBS) model yet risks prevail…

Global 8 Nov 2013

ACCA members now eligible for CMI membership and qualified route to gaining the Chartered Manager (CMgr) award

The CMI (Chartered Management Institute) confirms that all ACCA members who have completed the ACCA qualification are eligible for both CMI membership and CMI’s qualified route to gaining the Chartered Manager (CMgr) award…

Global 7 Nov 2013

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 GECS…

United Kingdom 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

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

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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