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Vietnam Investment Review | October 10, 2022

Vietnamese Place High Trust in Tax System

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) study of public trust in tax was rolled out across 14 countries, surveying 5,900 people – many in developing economies, and published in September.

It found that trust in the tax system...

Actualicese | October 6, 2022

IFAC lanza programa de desarrollo de capacidades contables

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), Gavi, Vaccine Alliance and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria officially launched major accounting capacity building programmes in Ghana and Burkina Faso.

The programmes will build the capacity of the accounting profession in...

Strategic Finance | October 1, 2022

IFAC’s New Action Plan Fights Corruption

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) issued Action Plan for Fighting Corruption and Economic Crime in September 2022 to enhance the accountancy profession’s contribution to, and support of, a robust anti-corruption ecosystem.

CPA Ireland | September 30, 2022

Delivering Sustainability Starts With an Integrated Mindset

IFAC recently issued a call-to-action titled Championing an Integrated Mindset to Drive Sustainable Value Creation encouraging business leaders to promote and enable an integrated mindset to drive trust and sustainable value creation. At its core, an integrated mindset is about improving the quality...

TRENDS: The International Media on Arab Affairs | September 19, 2022

Women Complain of Bias in Accounting Profession in MENA

In a diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) study in the MENA region’s accounting profession, 63 percent of women across each of the surveyed MENA regions report experiencing behaviors they perceive to be rooted in bias against people like them. 83 percent of respondents with a disability and 53...

The Financial Gazette | August 19, 2022

Accountants Crucial in Post-Covid Era

International Federation of Accountants president Alan Johnson says accounting practitioners should use their skills to boost decision-making in the public sector as economies emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic. This comes as most countries have eased Covid-19 restrictions and are grappling with...