New capacity building project will shape the accountancy profession in Lao

A new agreement has been signed between ACCA and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce in Lao to further develop and sustain the accountancy profession in the country …

Global 28 Feb 2018

Appropriate risk management is crucial for effective strategic leadership, says ACCA

Organisations cannot exploit strategic opportunities nor can they protect themselves from potential losses or failures, without a clear steer from the top on appropriate risk taking, says ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) …

Global 28 Feb 2018

Global conference to focus on public sector as digital innovator

The International Public Sector Conference, to be held this week, will focus on how public sector accountants globally can continue to lead the world in a fast-changing 21st century …

Global 27 Feb 2018

ICOs require a regulatory approach that protects consumers if they are to support innovation, says ACCA

The need to balance risk and innovation has never been greater, as blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies increasingly mature and enter the mainstream, says ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 22 Feb 2018

ACCA calls for open and honest debate about quality of audit

A quality audit is vital to public confidence in the audit process and its value However, the key elements of a quality audit can sometimes exist in mutual tension, and robust discussion among key stakeholders is required to align expectations, improve quality and maintain effectiveness of the audit system ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has published a guide to the features that a quality audit should possess, recognising their interrelation and occasional tension …

Global 15 Feb 2018

MPs: SMEs not prepared for Brexit, need help with tax and exports, and more information and advice

AAT and ACCA poll reveals just 3% strongly agree with the statement that, “SMEs are well prepared for the UK’s departure from the EU in 2019"…

Global 13 Feb 2018

Register now for the new Strategic Professional exams with ACCA

September 2018 will see the first sitting for two new exams from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) - Strategic Business Leader and Strategic Business Reporting…

Global 6 Feb 2018

Organisations work together to develop the accountancy profession in Cyprus

Employers and professional membership bodies ACCA and ICPAC select candidates for a new accountancy internship programme…

Global 5 Feb 2018

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI): Reshaping the Global Value Chain

The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), is China’s grand scheme to link Asia and Europe together via new massive infrastructure projects in Central Asia, the Middle East, Africa and the Balkans Announced by Chinese President Xi Jinping in 2013, the BRI is seeking to rebuild China’s ancient silk routes for the 21st century, looking to build new connections across three continents The project is very ambitious, but it is still in its infancy …

Global 2 Feb 2018

Young finance talent ‘most satisfied’ in large accountancy firms, but intend to move on when the time’s right

Young finance professionals see the experience gained in the largest accountancy firms as invaluable to securing long-term future career success, finds a new report Generation Next: managing talent in large accountancy firms from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)…

Global 31 Jan 2018
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