THE WORK of chartered accountants in India will next year be checked against the standards of their national professional organisation; the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has launched a "peer review" of its members, to help "firms in their quest for enhancement of the quality of work."

Its main objective is to ensure that in carrying out professional audit assignments, institute members comply with their organisation's technical accounting standards. ICAI president Ashok Chandak has said ...

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