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ACCA shares ideas on how accountants can benefit from global branding in China

ACCA executive director discusses successful branding for the world of accountancy…

China 26 Jul 2012

ACCA announces 2012 Simpson Scholarship winners

Five winners from across three continents have won this year’s Simpson Scholarship which gives a helping hand with expenses to gain the ACCA Qualification…

Global 25 Jul 2012

ACCA welcomes Kay review’s call to end short-termism in the City

ACCA welcomes Kay Review’s call to end short-termism in the City…

United Kingdom 25 Jul 2012

Costing cancer treatment: ACCA offers recommendations

Healthcare commissioners – the organisations charged with purchasing health care for their local communities – often face the difficulty of knowing if they are commissioning the best possible health care, reveals a new report from ACCA in collaboration with North East London Cancer Network, Roche Products Ltd and the National Cancer Action Team…

United Kingdom 19 Jul 2012

Modernising EU Insolvency law: towards a more rescue-oriented framework?

Europe must learn from the experience of practitioners and businesses over the last ten years and come up with a framework for dealing with cross-border insolvencies which optimise the chances of saving jobs and paying dividends to creditors At the same time, business policy must aim to rehabilitate ‘honest’ business people so as to give them a second chance – while providing proper safeguards for shareholders and customers These were the main conclusions of a roundtable recently hosted by Sajjad Karim, MEP and organised by ACCA and UEAPME at the European Parliament…

Europe 12 Jul 2012

Achieving a first every time in UAE

UAE’s first Emirati to be honoured at an ACCA graduation ceremony has achieved another first – being elected the Chairman of a newly formed UAE ACCA advisory committee…

United Arab Emirates 12 Jul 2012

New business development manager appointed by ACCA in Kazakhstan

Ms Altyn Shakirkhanova is the new Business Development Manager for ACCA in Kazakhstan…

Kazakhstan 12 Jul 2012

The future of accountancy – ACCA’s deputy president offers outlooks and opinions for academic journal ‘Emerging Pathways for the Next Generation of Accountants’

Professor Barry J Cooper, who in a few months will become the President of ACCA, has written a chapter about the future of the accountancy profession, in a high level publication jointly produced by The Centre for Accounting, Governance and Sustainability (CAGS) at the University of South Australia and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia …

Global 11 Jul 2012

Health service finance professionals voice fears over reforms

The NHS reforms in England will lead to greater financial risk and bureaucracy, a ‘postcode lottery’ when it comes to service provision and staff who are disengaged because of job insecurities, according to a survey of senior health service finance professionals carried out by ACCA…

United Kingdom 11 Jul 2012

Self-financing, following their dreams and driving economies – research reveals the world of high growth SMEs

High growth oriented entrepreneurs – or GOEs - in both developing and developed economies have a strong potential to drive economic growth, finds global research from Delta Economics, undertaken for ACCA …

Global 11 Jul 2012