Nearly three-quarters of OECD countries have adopted accrual accounting for their year-end financial reports and more than a quarter now prepare their annual budgets on an accrual basis, according to the landmark study Accrual Practices and Reform Experiences in OECD Countries by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
Despite fears of heightened trade protectionism emanating from Donald Trump’s America, Asia’s exports are showing signs of a strong recovery. How sustainable is this turnaround and should CFOs factor it in as they refine their forecasting?
To help your team perform to the best of their abilities, it is important to mentor them properly. True mentorships are built around conversations that help people find their voice, clarify their accountability, and remove obstacles to their success
The significant time and effort companies put into earnings-call preparation is justified as the investor community is demanding more information. But the final numbers often come late in the information production process. How to fix the problem
What’s the next step up for chief financial officers? While many in Asia are content to stay in finance, a growing number aspire to become CEOs. Drawing on the experience of two CFOs-turned-CEO, here are four strategies to reach that goal
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Economic growth in four Asia Pacific countries and the region's retail spending boom
Peter Schulz has been appointed as the Chief Financial Officer of Pacific Basin with effect from...
Yum China Holdings, Inc. has appointed Jacky Lo as its Interim Chief Financial Officer, effective...
Natural Beauty Bio-Technology Limited has announced that Tsai Tien-Chun has tendered his...
Telekom Malaysia Berhad has appointed its current Financial Controller, Nor Fadhilah Mohd Ali, as...
Swire Pacific Limited has announced that Michelle Low, Finance Director of Swire Properties Limited...
Dianrong has announced that Yawen Cui has joined the company as the new Chief Financial Officer.
Jin Yanbing has been appointed as an Executive Director, one of the Authorised Representatives and...
PwC's survey on FinTech
Payment fraud cases grew in number last year
The overall concept of integrated reporting will likely shift from...
The sectors that see growth and momentum in China
A senior exec talks about blockchain use cases
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GNI per capita might be a better economic measurement
While consumer sentiments improves in China, India, and Indonesia, it...
There are six priorities in 2017
The importance of capital structure
Asian economies make it to the top 5
Advice from an FP&A professional to his younger self
Do you bring foresight to your clients?
10 areas businesses need to work on to improve management and...
Facts & Figures
Women entrepreneurship is progressing partially by local support, advancement and cultural perception
GBS is most suited for global companies that have standardized processes and unified technology solutions across all countries