International Federation of Accountants

Type: Organization
Name: International Federation of Accountants
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

India’s move on convergence a welcome news

The recent announcement that India is on track towards adopting the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) is a welcome news, as it will help the country to attract foreign investment.In his first budget speech as India’s Minister of Finance, ... [Published Khaleej Times - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

ICAZ Winter School in Vic Falls

THE Institute of Chartered Accountants of Zimbabwe (ICAZ) Winter School starts in Victoria Falls as captains of industry deliberate on strategies to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) to help grow the country’s economy. This year’s winter school, ... [Published Financial Gazette - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

IAESB Proposes Framework to Enhance Clarity of Standards

The International Accounting Education Standards Board™ (IAESB™) has undertaken a project that has improved the relevancy, clarity, and consistency of its standards as well as their applicability to International Federation of Accountants ® (IFAC ® ) ... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

IFAC at the Singapore Accountancy Convention 2014

Important Note: Please read our website Terms of Use .ALL RIGHTS ARE RESERVED. You may not reproduce, store or transmit in any form or by any means, electronic or otherwise, including photocopying, recording, or storage in any type of reference or information ... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Financial Director: IFAC and CIPFA Framework Targets Better Public Sector Governance

Important Note: Please read our website Terms of Use .ALL RIGHTS ARE RESERVED. You may not reproduce, store or transmit in any form or by any means, electronic or otherwise, including photocopying, recording, or storage in any type of reference or information ... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Framework supporting good governance in the public sector launched

A new framework supporting good governance in the public sector has been launched at the International Festival for Business, following a 'stream of governance failures'.'The International Framework: Good Governance in the Public Sector' was developed ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Public sector governance framework launched at IFB 2014

A new framework to support good governance in the public sector has been launched at The International Festival For Business in Liverpool.The International Federation of Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy have together ... [Published B Daily - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

ICAN blacklists students with foreign professional certification

By Akinwunmi KingSnr Reporter, LagosThe Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has said that students who sit the examinations of foreign accounting professional bodies cannot practise in Nigeria without being admitted as members of ICAN ... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Have You Registered for WCOA?

Important Note: Please read our website Terms of Use .ALL RIGHTS ARE RESERVED. You may not reproduce, store or transmit in any form or by any means, electronic or otherwise, including photocopying, recording, or storage in any type of reference or information ... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

New International Framework for Good Governance in the Public Sector

IFAC (The International Federation of Accountants) and CIPFA (the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy)  have developped and published the "International Framework: Good Governance in the Public Sector" to encourage better governed and ... [Published Chartered Accountants Ireland - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Finalised framework on public sector governance released

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) have released a finalised international framework on governance in the public sector. The framework contains seven key principles ... [Published IAS Plus - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

CA Day Celebrations of the ICAI - 1st July, 2014

ICAI celebrates its Foundation Day as the Chartered Accountants’ Day on 1st July every year. This year, the Chartered Accountants’ Day Celebrations of the ICAI will be held at 5.15 P.M. on 1st July, 2014 in the `Plenary Hall’, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi ... [Published Caclubindia - Jun 27 2014]

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Ian Ball, chair of CIPFA, said: "The framework requires enhanced stakeholder engagement, robust scrutiny and oversight of those charged with primary responsibility for determining an entity’s strategic direction and operations."
...Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS) prepared by the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) seen as providing "the most complete suite of accrual-based international financial reporting standards developed specifically for the public sector" Integrated reporting is also seen as supporting public sector entities in engaging with stakeholders in a more integral and coherent manner The provision...
...It also recognizes the limits of the approach, acknowledging critics' worries about policy capture and greenwashing. Still, the authors say, "C urrent conditions actually offer a much greater incentive for companies to align their water-related policies and practices with the public interest than in the past" and it would be a mistake for the public to pass onon that opportunity
...This year, the Chartered Accountants’ Day Celebrations of the ICAI will be held at 5.15 P M on 1st July, 2014 in the ` "Plenary Hall’, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi . Shri Arun Jaitley, Hon’ble Union Minister for Finance, Defence & Corporate Affairs, will be the Chief Guest for the said function. The Guests of Honour for the function will be Shri Piyush Goyal, Hon’ble Union Minister of State (I/C) for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, and Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry (I/C), Finance and Corporate Affairs. Mr. Warren Allen, President, International Federation of Accountants, would deliver a Special Address on the said occasion."

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MEC Sikhumbuzo Kholwane: Mpumalanga Treasury Pr... [Published South African Government - 16 hours ago]
Accounting updates: August 2014 [Published Accountancy Live - 17 hours ago]
Nyajeka new ICAZ president [Published Financial Gazette - Jul 31 2014]
ICAI - President's Message - August 2014 [Published Caclubindia - Jul 31 2014]
India’s move on convergence a welcome news [Published Khaleej Times - Jul 28 2014]
ICAZ Winter School in Vic Falls [Published Financial Gazette - Jul 24 2014]
IAESB Proposes Framework to Enhance Clarity of ... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 24 2014]
IAESB Aims to Clarify Accounting Education Stan... [Published Accounting Today - Jul 23 2014]
IFAC at the Singapore Accountancy Convention 2014 [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 21 2014]
CIPFA Statement on Former Member Mr Andrew Trem... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Jul 16 2014]
Strengthening Financial Reporting in Central As... [Published IMF - Jul 15 2014]
Financial Director: IFAC and CIPFA Framework Ta... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 15 2014]
Framework supporting good governance in the pub... [Published Insider Media Limited - Jul 11 2014]
Roundtable Favors Changes to Ethics Code for Ac... [Published WebCPA - Jul 10 2014]
Public sector governance framework launched at ... [Published B Daily - Jul 10 2014]
CONFIDENCE IN PUBLIC SECTOR GOVERNANCE 'BEDROCK... [Published International Festival of Business 2014 - Jul 09 2014]
ICAN blacklists students with foreign professio... [Published Nigeria Daily Independent - Jul 09 2014]
Foreign-certified accountants can’t practise in... [Published Nigeria Punch - Jul 09 2014]
Have You Registered for WCOA? [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 07 2014]
Checks and balances: audit exemptions for small... [Published Accountancy Live - Jul 07 2014]
New International Framework for Good Governance... [Published Chartered Accountants Ireland - Jul 04 2014]
IFAC and CIPFA Offer Framework for Improving Pu... [Published WebCPA - Jul 03 2014]
IFAC and CIPFA Release Important New Framework ... [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 03 2014]
Finalised framework on public sector governance... [Published IAS Plus - Jul 03 2014]
IFAC President Travels to New Zealand [Published International Federation of Accountants - Jul 02 2014]
This Week In Water: Yorkshire Water Accounts fo... [Published Ecosystem Marketplace - Jul 02 2014]
NEW REPORTS RELEASED BY NATURAL CAPITAL COALITI... [Published Accounting Education - Jun 30 2014]
Accountancy body hosts leadership programme for... [Published Business & Leadership - Jun 27 2014]
CA Day Celebrations of the ICAI - 1st July, 2014 [Published Caclubindia - Jun 27 2014]
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