Kieran Harte states that embracing technology can help dramatically reduce congestion and support business

he future of our cities are at risk due to traffic congestion impacting mobility and adversely affecting business development and growth according to Kieran Harte, Head of Cities in Ireland and the UK, who outlined the UBER business model to Ireland’s financial leaders at the ACCA Business Leaders’ Forum in Limerick …

Ireland 27 Apr 2017

ACCA presents manifesto to next government to avoid a 'cliff edge' for UK business

Ahead of the General Election, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has released a five-point manifesto for the next government ‘Britain is facing unprecedented challenges and opportunities over the coming months and years This is a time for the government to take stock, review existing structures and strategies, and prepare a long-term plan to benefit the UK economy and business,’ said Helen Brand OBE, chief executive of ACCA …

Global 27 Apr 2017

Risks and opportunities of Blockchain and Distributed Ledgers Technologies (BDLTs)

Risks and opportunities of Blockchain and Distributed Ledgers Technologies (BDLTs)…

Global 27 Apr 2017

Government should have postponed IR35, says ACCA

ACCA head of public sector, Manj Kalar, notes today IR35 – intermediaries legislation – remains in the Finance Bill: ‘We are concerned IR35 rules have not been reviewed in detail ahead of the General Election …

Global 25 Apr 2017

ACCA welcomes delay of ‘controversial’ tax measures

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has welcomed the government’s decision to drop Making Tax Digital (MTD) legislation from today’s finance bill, which will be the last to be debated in the Commons before Parliament adjourns for the General Election…

Global 25 Apr 2017

ACCA celebrates the Future CFO 2017 winner

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has announced the winner of its prestigious undergraduate of the year Future CFO (chief financial officer) competition for 2017, in association with TARGETjobs…

Europe 24 Apr 2017

Business must lead the way towards a more sustainable future

In this month's City AM column, Helen Brand OBE discusses the role accountants can play in tackling climate change…

United Kingdom 20 Apr 2017

Snap election must lead to Making Tax Digital deferral, says ACCA

Responding to the announcement that Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking to call a snap General Election, Chas Roy-Chowdhury, head of tax at ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has urged a delay in implementation of HMRC’s Making Tax Digital strategy…

United Kingdom 19 Apr 2017

ACCA identifies top three themes for Industrial Strategy success

In response to the Government’s call for evidence on the Industrial Strategy Green Paper, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has identified three top themes which will be vital for the success…

United Kingdom 19 Apr 2017

ACCA exam results issued for the first exam session for 2017

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) announces the pass rates in the March 2017 exam sitting …

Global 19 Apr 2017
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