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MORE CREATIVE SKILLS REQUIRED TO ENSURE BEST POSSIBLE LABOUR OPPORTUNITIES IN ASEAN REGION

…harmonise educational qualifications in seven sectors across the ASEAN region: architecture; accountancy; medical; dentistry; tourism; nursing; and engineering. But these efforts to raise skills to a common high denominator need…

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JIGNESH SANGHVI – AWARD WINNING GOVERNMENT CFO OF THE UAE’S LARGEST FREE ZONE

…and guidance. But Sanghvi expects the new tax code to be complex, as tax planning has been non-existent to date in the UAE. As such, the DMCC appointed accountancy firm…

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WHEN ACCOUNTANTS BECOME VENTURE CAPITALISTS

DUBLIN-based accountancy firm BDO is planning to start a new EUR100 million investment fund to assist fast expanding mid-sized Irish companies in unlocking further growth opportunities. This will be the…

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CARIBBEAN ACCOUNTING BOSS TO PROMOTE CHANGE IN PROFESSION - ADDING VALUE NOT JUST CRUNCHING NUMERS

accountancy profession in the region”, and Pierre said the success of his tenure could be assessed in how well he fulfils this founding pledge of the institute. ICAC was formed…

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ANTI-FRAUD SPENDING GROWING FROM LOW BASE – BUT LACK OF RISK ASSESSMENTS IMPEDES EFFORT

…from global accountancy giant PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers). And while this is welcome, PwC data said that 18% of organisations (including companies and public sector entities) did not know how many cyber…

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BREXIT MAY AID FRAUDSTERS, AS LEGAL COMPLEXITY GROWS AND ENERGY IS WASTED ON NEGOTIATING DETAILED COOPERATION - EXPERTS

…affecting VAT calculations and declarations, she said, although reiterating the law was unlikely to be amended immediately after Brexit. EU body Accountancy Europe agreed: “We do not expect laws and…

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FRAUD INVESTIGATORS OFFERED AN ARRAY OF STATISTICAL REPORTS – BUT HOW USEFUL ARE THEY?

…January. The three other ‘big four’ accountancy firm E&Y, Deloitte and PwC also produce their own fraud reports with statistics and analysis. E&Y’s Global Fraud Survey is particularly well-known with…

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ACCOUNTANCY PROFESSION UNDER THREAT FROM MACHINES, SAY SUSSKINDS

…association Accountancy Europe, the title drawn from the father-and-son team’s 2015 book.   In its pages, the Susskinds argue that traditional professional work is declining as it is less and…

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DERISKING CONTINUES, ALTHOUGH AML BODIES ARE PRESSING BANKS TO BE MORE CAUTIOUS

…partner in Mazars, one of the UK’s largest accountancy firms and an international specialist in audit, tax and advisory services. “Generally it’s a commercial decision for the bank as to…

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SOUTH AFRICA SHOULD BE MORE RESPONSIBLE WITH PUBLIC MONEY, SAYS AUDITOR GENERAL WHO DOES NOT PULL HIS PUNCHES

…government representatives, universities, the media and the chartered accountancy profession. This February (2017), he was the keynote speaker at the ACCA Seventh Global Public Sector Conference in Johannesburg, another platform…

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