GAA Accounting

The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

17/02/2017
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The shape of things to come

By Cian Molloy What lies in store for the accountancy profession? Cian Molloy investigates how the profession might fare in the years ahead. Since the arrival of the first accountancy software packages more than three decades ago, there have been … Continue reading

17/02/2017
by GAA Accounting
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New QP position paper released

To train accountants to continue to meet the changing market needs and international standards, the Hong Kong Institute of CPAs has released the Position Paper for the CPA Qualifying Process Reform, setting out the final content and structure of the … Continue reading

insolvency practitioner

15/06/2016
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ICAS issues first insolvency partial authorisation

By David Menzies ICAS has issued its first insolvency practitioner authorisation under the new partial authorisation regime. The development is the latest in a number of positive advances made in the area of IP regulation. ICAS has become the first professional … Continue reading

15/06/2016
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CIPFA members offered pathway to ICAS status

A new ICAS initiative has been launched offering CIPFA public finance accountants the benefits of membership of the world’s first professional body of accountants, and opening up the potential for them to work in both the public and private sectors. … Continue reading

06/10/2015
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Australian rugby on the back foot

By Anthony O’Brien As throngs of fans gather to watch the eighth Rugby World Cup this year, it’s clear that the game played in heaven is behind its rivals in Australia. The 48 matches of the Rugby World Cup (RWC), … Continue reading

02/12/2014
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Building Blocs: The possibilities of the Trans-Pacific Partnership

By Adam Creighton What do Australia, Brunei, Canada, Mexico and New Zealand have in common? The TPP. The initials TPP mean little to most Australians and New Zealanders yet the Trans-Pacific Partnership has the potential to dramatically boost the range of goods and services they can … Continue reading