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Surviving the machines

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 11 Jul 2017

Since the industrial revolution, there is a latent fear that machines will replace humans in the workplace. The counter argument to that fear has.... read more

NOCLAR: will iESBA new standard have intended ripple effect

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

Ahead of the non-compliance with laws and regulations (NOCLAR) standard coming into force in July, IESBA chair Stavros Thomadakis met Vincent Huck.... read more

10 years of CReCER: accounting for a purpose

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

World Bank director of the governance global practice Ed Olowo-Okere speaks to Vincent Huck about the World Bank’s work and role in building a.... read more

10 years of CReCER: politics, accountants and the fight against corruption

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

The Accounting and Accountability for Regional Economic Growth conference (CReCER), an initiative of the World Bank Group, the Inter-American.... read more

Pay me if you can

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 7 Jul 2017

CPA Australia’s CEO fall from grace over pay package is only half of the story. read more

The hunt told from the lion’s perspective

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

The opening ceremony of the 4th Africa Congress of Accountants attracted an impressive line-up of speakers. But if Africa’s development objectives.... read more

Q&A: “There is something in a name”

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

Following is keynote speech during the closing ceremony of the Africa Congress of Accountants, Patrick Lumumba went on to answer questions from the.... read more

Shattering the taboos

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

The Africa Congress for Accountants ended with a bang as Patrick Lumumba, professor of public law and founding dean of Kabarak University School of.... read more

PAFA is on a roll

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

At the end of the Africa Congress of Accountants, Koos Du Toit, Pan African Federation of Accountants newly elected president tells Vincent Huck.... read more

Pan African Federation of Accountants elects new president and board

  • Published: 1 Jun 2017

During its AGM, held in parallel to the Africa Congress of Accountants, PAFA looked back the federation’s achievements over the last two years and.... read more

A tale of tax and trust

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Apr 2017

IFAC executive director, professional relations, and CFO Russell Guthrie speaks to Vincent Huck on the back of the release of a joint survey by.... read more

Accountants, the media and public interest

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 26 Apr 2017

Chas Roy-Chowdhury, ACCA head of taxation, continues the conversation with Vincent Huck about the findings of the recent G20 public trust in tax.... read more

How much of IFRS trickles down to accounting standards for SMEs?

  • Published: 25 Apr 2017

The European Federation of Accountants and Auditors for SMEs (EFAA) looked into the ‘trickle down’ effect of IFRS into accounting standards for.... read more

Can humans replace machines?

  • Published: 25 Apr 2017

There was a time when mankind wondered if the workforce would ever be replaced by machines, the idea fuelled the creative spirits of science.... read more

Comment: Reporting under GAAP - Companies take initiative to fill the gaps

  • Published: 19 Apr 2017

By Alex Malley, CPA Australia CEO. The practice of companies reporting financial metrics not prescribed by established Generally Accepted.... read more

Highlights International Women’s Day 2017 contributions

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Apr 2017

To celebrate International Women’s Day, progress made and the road ahead, International Accounting Bulletin opened its pages throughout the month.... read more

Editor's letter: When we won’t need to celebrate women’s day

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 30 Mar 2017

The fact that 53% of white women voted for Donald Trump in the last presidential election in the USA is something I’m still trying to come to terms.... read more

Ethics and the pressure on the accountant to do the right thing

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 30 Mar 2017

Accountants are no longer just crunching numbers, but as they move into the “trusted advisor” space, their ethics are being tested with greater.... read more

Q&A: can the profession afford to keep its ethics intact?

  • Author: Stephanie Wix
  • Published: 30 Mar 2017

At an event held at the EU Parliament, the European Federation of Accountants and Auditors for SME’s (EFAA) presented a joint research with.... read more

International Women's Day: Women in Public Finance tackling the gender divide

  • Published: 30 Mar 2017

By Marcel Holder-Robinson, finance policy manager (governments), CIPFA. read more


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