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The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Professional judgment: What it is and how to handle it

It may not be obvious, but we form judg­ment about almost everything: a friend or person, a property, a movie, etc. We usually form these views or judgments based on facts and complete information. The same applies in a professional … Continue reading

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Hiring for the future

A recent survey conducted by the International Federation of Accountants revealed a worrying shortage of accountants in major economies, especially in small-and mid-sized practices. A Plus looks at the recruitment situation in Hong Kong and what firms are doing to … Continue reading

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Getting to to the next level

By George W. Russell With 1,500 companies worldwide following its framework, the International Integrated Reporting Council has moved from concept to consolidation. Richard Howitt, recently appointed Chief Executive Officer, explains to George W. Russell how he hopes to guide the … Continue reading

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Technology and trust in the age of disruption

By Raymund Chao Raymund Chao, PwC Greater China Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, talks about how business leaders can build and sustain trust in the digital age. Undoubtedly, technology is reshaping our industry landscape. It is also adversely impacting stakeholders’ … Continue reading

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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Robotics and the business of tomorrow

By Jemelyn Yadao As China aggressively expands its industrial robot market, A Plus talks to experts about the broadened scope of robotics innovation beyond manufacturing, and Hong Kong’s place in the rise of intelligent machines. Why are you sad?” asks … Continue reading

16/06/2017
by GAA Accounting
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SMPs embracing technology

By Michelle Perry Moving to cloud computing is inevitable for small- and medium-sized practices looking to remain as relevant as larger firms with more resources. Michelle Perry talks to SMPs utilizing technology and looks at the benefits and pitfalls of … Continue reading