Fragile economic upturn continues in Asia Pacific

The economic upturn in countries in Asia is still fragile, according to the largest regular global survey of finance professionals…

Maldives 25 May 2015

Women on boards: Enough talk, time for action

The urgency for Corporate Malaysia to push through current mind-sets and set aside biases to achieve better gender diversity in the boardroom was a key message from the panel discussion at the Lead the Change event held last Friday at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre …

Malaysia 11 May 2015

Malaysian ranks No. 2 in the world to claim ACCA Silver Medal Award

Following the release of the ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) December 2014 exam results last month, it was announced that 23-year-old Johnny Ho Chan Wee has achieved second place ranking in the world for his performance in the ACCA exams to claim the Silver Medal Award …

Malaysia 9 Mar 2015

ACCA launches new certificate to up-skill public sector and government finance professionals

The ACCA Cert IPSAS is specifically developed for public sector organisations to train their staff so they can meet the challenges of implementing IPSAS…

Malaysia 8 Dec 2014

Maybank clinches ACCA MaSRA 2014 trophy for second consecutive year

ACCA has revealed Malayan Banking Bhd to be the overall winner of the ACCA Malaysia Sustainability Reporting Awards (ACCA MaSRA) for 2014, making it the second consecutive year this banking conglomerate has emerged victorious …

Malaysia 26 Nov 2014

ACCA appoints David Chin to lead its Malaysian office

David Chin joins ACCA as its new Country Head for Malaysia…

Malaysia 18 Nov 2014

Malaysian academicians seen to embrace technology in education

An interactive poll taken at the Learning Conference organised by ACCA reveal that technology is widely accepted to play a crucial role in education going forward …

Malaysia 13 Nov 2014

Surprise credit crunch knocks business confidence in the Asia Pacific

The third quarter of 2014 was a challenging time for businesses in the Asia-Pacific region, according to the largest regular survey of finance professionals around the world…

Asia Pacific 13 Nov 2014

Skilled and talented accountancy professionals need to be at the heart of ASEAN economic development

The establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015 is a “very ambitious project”, one which will need thousands of skilled finance professionals who can work across borders, agreed a panel of experts at an ACCA session at the recent Malaysian Institute of Accountants conference held in Kuala Lumpur…

Asia Pacific 11 Nov 2014

ACCA seeks Leaders of Tomorrow with new initiative launched

ACCA has launched its Leaders of Tomorrow programme in search of tomorrow’s leaders today This initiative is designed to groom young ACCA professionals for the leadership role, thereby ensuring a continuous pipeline of finance leaders…

Malaysia 5 Nov 2014
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