ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Finance Academy of the Ministry of Finance at recent event in Astana, Kazakhstan.
The development will see ACCA and the Finance Academy share their expertise, with the aim of developing financial talent in the Republic as one of the largest economies in Central Asia.
Lucia Real-Martin, director of emerging markets at ACCA, says of the MoU: ‘We are delighted to be entering into this agreement with the Ministry of Finance. This is an excellent way for us to develop the accountants needed to grow and sustain the economy. Agreements such as these are an important way to grow the profession, invest in financial skills and recognise ability.’
Korzhova Natalya Artemovna, President of the Academy adds: ‘This MOU marks the beginning of ACCA and the Ministry of Finance working closer together to develop and sustain great finance talent here in government. Financial acumen is very important for the Ministry, helping it support economic development. We look forward to our future work with ACCA, for the benefit of our employees and ACCA members.
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ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants, offering business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.
ACCA supports its 208,000 members and 503,000 students in 179 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in accounting and business, with the skills required by employers. ACCA works through a network of 104 offices and centres and more than 7,300 Approved Employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and development. Through its public interest remit, ACCA promotes appropriate regulation of accounting and conducts relevant research to ensure accountancy continues to grow in reputation and influence.
ACCA has introduced major innovations to its flagship qualification to ensure its members and future members continue to be the most valued, up to date and sought-after accountancy professionals globally.
Founded in 1904, ACCA has consistently held unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability. More information is here: www.accaglobal.com
About Ministry of Finance of Republic of Kazakhstan Financial Academy
Organised in 2009 under the Ministry of Finance of Republic of Kazakhstan, the Financial Academy prepares a new generation of specialists for the state and private financial and economic sectors of the country, relying on international professional standards, practical experience of teachers and trainers, and close interaction with the market. They provide an opportunity to receive a comprehensive, multi-level and innovative education for the preparation of strategically-minded professionals with a high level of competence.
More information is here: https://fin-academy.kz/en