Public and private companies in the U.S., as well as non-profits, saw an overall increase in their audit fees in 2013 over the previous year, with public company fees being particularly impacted by recent Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) inspections, according to the Audit Fee Survey of the Financial Executives Research Foundation (FERF).
It's a question that most CFOs may face at one point or another. How do you deal with an individual who was passed over for your job, or whose hopes for promotion were dashed by your appointment? Here are some ideas on how to proceed
Third-quarter GDP growth in China comes in lower at 7.3%, from 7.5% in the second quarter primarily because of continued weakness in the property market. But the labor market remains robust, so China's planners appear relaxed about slower economic growth -- for now
Everything has an IT element these days, including the Four Seasons Hotel Singapore. CFO Hon Ooi Ling and Regional Director for IT Ong Choon Hock talk about the 11-year partnership between finance and technology, and the approaches that work best
Newly revised economic forecasts by the IMF and World Bank confirm continuing expansion in emerging Asia. But not every market is investment-grade, so CFOs have to examine maturity of infrastructure, costs, and other factors
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India, China and Malaysia head up the 2014 Global Services Location Index
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Sapphire Corporation Limited has named Joseph Lim as Group Chief Financial Officer, effective...
Tang Sze Lok has ceased to be the Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary and one of the...
China Qinfa Group Limited has announced the appointment of Fung Wai Shing as the Chief Financial...
Ernest Wong Yiu Kit has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer and the Company Secretary of...
Zhang Ruilian has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of China Hongqiao Group Limited.
L’sea Resources International Holdings Limited has named Lam Yiu Por as the Chief Financial Officer...
China Sunergy Co., Ltd., a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, has appointed Shiliang...
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The art and science of analytics at Singapore's statutory bodies
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Eight business and political leaders on what’s next for Asia
How forecasting and modeling is sustaining Pandora's rapid growth
How cash-rich companies can unlock their balance sheet
How to boost your company’s resilience against unseen threats.
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