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ACCA launches free online courses

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 9 Apr 2015

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has launched a series of digital courses under a new venture called ACCA-X, in.... read more

CIPFA signs MoU with Malaysian institutes

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 1 Apr 2015

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and the Malaysian Institute of.... read more

Jordan makes first steps towards IPSAS implementation

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 31 Mar 2015

The Jordanian Ministry of Finance (MOF) has set up work teams to identify the requirements and mechanism of transition from cash-basis accounting.... read more

Disciplinary oversight of aspiring auditors vested in South Africa’s IRBA

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 25 Mar 2015

The South African parliament has passed the Auditing Profession Amendment Bill, enabling changes in the way chartered accountants (CAs) can.... read more

CPA Ireland and SAIPA sign IPSAS qualification MoU

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 18 Mar 2015

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland) and the South African Institute of Public Accountants (SAIPA) have signed a.... read more

Singaporean and Trans-Tasman institutes sign MoU

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 18 Mar 2015

The Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC) and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding.... read more

Grant Thornton UK receives CIPFA training accreditation

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 13 Mar 2015

Grant Thornton UK is the first organisation to receive the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy's (CIPFA) accredited training.... read more

French profession elects a ‘cosmopolitan’ president

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 12 Mar 2015

Philippe Arraou has been elected as the new president of the French Institute of Chartered Accountants (CSOEC), effective 11 March.. read more

CPA Ireland signs MoU with Association of Eurasian Institutes

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 6 Mar 2015

The Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland (CPA Ireland) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Association of.... read more

ACCA opens office in Tanzania

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 25 Feb 2015

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has opened an office in Tanzania's capital Dar-es-Salaam.. read more

CIPFA and CA Sri Lanka sign MoU

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 11 Feb 2015

The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka (CA Sri Lanka) have.... read more

Brazilian profession travels to Argentina to strengthen IFRS in the region

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Feb 2015

In a two day meeting held in Buenos Aires, The Federal Accounting Council (CFC) president Jose Martonio Alves Coelho met with his Argentinian.... read more

Access is the main challenge for West African profession

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 2 Feb 2015

Despite young people’s huge interest in the profession, French speaking West African countries fail to bring enough professionals into accountancy.... read more

Malaysian profession eyes regulatory overhaul

  • Author: Isabella Grotto
  • Published: 19 Dec 2014

Malaysia's Finance Ministry has plans to undertake a comprehensive reform of the rules governing the accountancy profession, including the creation.... read more

ACCA recognises PKF International with approved employer status

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 11 Dec 2014

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has awarded PKF International with the global approved employer status for professional.... read more

Exclusive survey: Succession planning a global challenge for accounting firms

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 4 Dec 2014

The Global Accounting Alliance and the Succession Institute have given The Accountant exclusive access to a global survey which found that many.... read more

HLB International elects AICPA council member as chairman

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 24 Nov 2014

HLB International has elected David Stene, former HLB USA chairman and current member of the governing body of the American Institute of Certified.... read more

CIMA comes back from Rome with four new MoUs

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 21 Nov 2014

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) took advantage of the World Congress of Accountants in Rome to finalise four Memorandum of.... read more

Pakistani profession in talks with potential American and global partners

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 21 Nov 2014

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) met several institutes during the World Congress of Accountant in Rome (WCOA 2014),.... read more

News briefs: ACCA appointment

  • Author: TA editorial
  • Published: 18 Nov 2014

David Chin has been appointed Malaysia country head of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), succeeding Jennifer Lopez, and.... read more


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