New Head for ACCA South Africa

The global body for professional accountants, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has appointed Nadine Kater as head of ACCA South Africa, effective 3 May 2011. - March 17, 2011

81% of UK in the Dark About How Much Tax They Are Really Paying, Says ACCA

ACCA launches guide to help UK consumers lighten the tax load - March 11, 2011

Embedding Sustainability Practices in SMEs is Achievable, Says ACCA

Thinking small first – sustainability and small business - January 20, 2011

VAT Rise – It’s Not Just Consumers Who Have to Pay, Says ACCA

SMEs could ask to defer their payments. - January 08, 2011

Global Accountancy Giants CICPA and ACCA Sign Agreement

The MoU will result in CICPA and ACCA working together on training for chief accountants and leading accounting talent in China and internationally. - November 17, 2010

New CBI/ACCA Survey Explores SME Financing Options

Small business finance and the recovery, a survey of 380 UK small and medium-sized firms (SMEs) and nearly 100 accountancy practices, found that bank overdrafts are the most popular form of finance, with 33% of respondents applying for them with a success rate of 73%. - October 31, 2010

National Audit Office Report Highlights Taxing Problems

ACCA comments on report that recommends tax agents and HMRC work together better - October 15, 2010

Online Access Still Available to Top-Level CFO Summit

Panels at the event will be discussing the role of the CFO and risk management, issues confronted by women in finance, and building financial management capacity in business. - September 30, 2010

ACCA Launches New Framework for Approved Study Content

Change to flexible system will see students studying a wider range of alternative content appropriate to their studies. - September 29, 2010

Singapore Faces Critical Skills Shortage in Finance and Accounting, Says ACCA and Robert Half

Employers proactively addressing the shortage but more needs to be done to retain highly mobile talent - September 16, 2010

Potential Banana Skin for Government in Pensions Reform, Says ACCA

Second consultation on pensions taxation reform ends Friday - August 28, 2010

More Than 6,000 Students Take Major Step Towards Becoming ACCA Members

6,213 students have successfully completed their final ACCA exams. - August 25, 2010

Armchair Auditors Could Lead to Inconsistency and Uncertainty, Warns ACCA

Government cuts see end of Audit Commission, with the possibility of ‘armchair auditors’ taking its place - August 18, 2010

ACCA Announces 2010 Simpson Scholarship Winners

Five students from around the world win funding for ACCA studies - August 06, 2010

Accountants and Sustainability – Helen Brand, Chief Executive of ACCA, Comments on the New International Integrated Reporting Committee (IIRC)

Global accountants central to the Prince’s Accounting for Sustainability Project and Global Reporting Initiative - August 05, 2010

Generation Y: Young Accountants Challenge Employers for Dynamic Careers, Says ACCA/Mercer Research

More than half of young finance professionals seek to use their finance training in broader business careers. - August 04, 2010

Charities Need Tax Help, Says ACCA

ACCA urges donors to use Gift Aid - July 31, 2010

ACCA Calls for Government to ‘Think Small First’

Global accounting body calls for more clarity around business tax legislation - July 23, 2010

The World in 2030: Pressure on Resources and a Completely New Approach to Global Business Says ACCA

New ACCA report collates expert opinion on what our world will look like in 20 years time. - July 14, 2010

G20’s Four Pillars for Agenda Reform Built on Uneven Foundations, Says ACCA

Stability is crucial ahead of the next meeting in Seoul later in the year and there is a real risk that complacency could plunge the global economy back into danger. - July 10, 2010

ACCA Global Virtual Conference Set to Attract More Than 2000 Participants

Participants to include corporate governance guru Professor Mervyn King from South Africa, and Alan Teixeira, Director of Technical Activities of the International Accounting Standards Board. - July 08, 2010

Acca Pakistan Publishes Discussion Paper "Gender Diversity on Boards in Pakistan"

Report finds there is a need for greater understanding of the potential business case for gender diversity on boards of publicly listed companies - July 07, 2010

ACCA Makes the Case for Auditors Ahead of FRC Audit Review

It’s time to open up the audit black box, says global accounting body. - July 05, 2010

Talent Management for Finance Professionals Gains Traction, But There is Further Work to do, ACCA Survey Reveals

‘Talent Management in 2010 ‘report shows talent development programmes were hit hard in downturn. - July 02, 2010

ACCA SME Committee Experts Urge Coalition Government to Establish Recovery Plan for Small Businesses

Coalition government must “think small first” when establishing new proposals for economic recovery - May 30, 2010

The Future of UK GAAP: ACCA Costs the Change

New report from global accountancy body shows what shift to international standards would look like on small business’ books. - May 27, 2010

ACCA Sets Out 33 Priorities for the New Government

New UK Government, New Start. - May 16, 2010

ACCA Declared Best Brand Second Time in a Row

Winner of "Brand of the Year Award" in the category of Accountancy Program - May 14, 2010

Proposed New HMRC Powers Grab Could Criminalise Tax Advice, Says ACCA

Controversial legislation puts question mark over tax advice. - May 11, 2010

Annual Results from ACCA Show Rise in Demand for Accountants

Increased global network during economic downturn shows finance profession is still an attractive global career. - April 29, 2010

Brits in Dark Over Party Tax Policies Ahead of UK Election

ACCA survey reveals tax is central issue for voters but 83 per cent have little or no understanding of the main parties’ taxation policies. - April 25, 2010

ACCA Re-Asserts Its Commitment to the Accountancy Profession in Singapore by Backing Official Report

Publication of CDAS consultation supported by global accountancy body. - April 21, 2010

New Stewardship Code: It’s Not Just About Compliance But About Good Governance

Stakeholders should be encouraged to use whatever rights and powers they may have to protect their own interests, says ACCA. - April 18, 2010

Carbon Reduction Commitment – Deadline Has Passed, But Don’t Get Caught Out, Warns ACCA

Firms of all sizes need to get to grips with their carbon accounts and include the Government’s CRC in their future planning. - April 14, 2010

ACCA Pakistan Organises Financial English Teacher Training

Training to be held for teachers of Cambridge ICFE (International Certificate in Financial English) in Karachi and Lahore. - April 11, 2010

ACCA and Intellectual Property Office Produce IP Guide

Report offers advice to business clients to help protect tangible assets. - April 10, 2010

ACCA and Chartered Management Institute Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Accountants and Managers collaborate. - March 31, 2010

ACCA Pakistan Expands Its Approved Employer Network

ACCA’s Approved Employer Scheme plays a pivotal role in the recruitment - March 28, 2010

ACCA Celebrates Members at Annual Networking Event

ACCA members recognized for contribution towards accountancy professions - March 17, 2010

ACCA Pakistan Connects with wi-tribe

wi-tribe, a Qtel Group Company, has announced its recognition by ACCA Pakistan, as an Approved Employer at the Platinum level entailing Professional and Trainee Development. - March 12, 2010

The UK Budget Deficit – Harsh Choices Ahead, Says ACCA

Recent member poll shows majority favour cuts in public spending and are against increase in NI contributions. - March 11, 2010

ACCA Pakistan Awards Certificate to Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL)

ACCA Pakistan presented Approved Employer Certificate to Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL) in a ceremony held in Islamabad. - March 10, 2010

Low Corporate Tax Knowledge is Making the Tax System Inefficient, Says New ACCA Research

The Management of Tax Knowledge report shows a serious lack of understanding of the tax system - March 03, 2010

ACCA Produces New Guides to Help Business Get to Grips with Climate Change

The ‘Carbon Jigsaw’ report looks at several aspects of climate change’s effect on business - February 27, 2010

ACCA to Host Sustainability Reporting Awards on 25th February

ACCA will reward transparency and accountability in Sri Lankan sustainability reporting - February 25, 2010

ACCA Exam Figures Show Record Results and Improved Figures

Record numbers of students entered ACCA's (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) latest examinations, with those taking the professional level papers achieving a pleasing set of results. - February 25, 2010

CDC Becomes ACCA Approved Employer

ACCA forms strategic partnership with the only depository company in Pakistan - February 24, 2010

Effective Internal Controls Are Essential for Every Commercial Business, Regardless of Their Size, Say ACCA and EFAA

Exempting micro-entities from accounting requirements: Yes to better regulation but no to lack of transparency. - February 21, 2010

ACCA Pakistan Launches SME Survival Kit

Acknowledging the enormous contribution of the SME sector to the economic growth, the SME agenda is at the heart of ACCA’s activities - February 13, 2010

ACCA Singapore and ASME Sign Inaugural Memorandum of Cooperation to Help SMEs

A new partnership to help small and medium sized businesses in Singapore has been launched today with the signing of a Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) between ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and ASME (Association of Small and Medium Enterprises). The two bodies will work... - February 10, 2010

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