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IFRS Foundation Trustees Meeting January 2012

The IFRS Foundation Trustees Meeting is being held on 12 January 2012 at the Regent Hotel Singapore, 1, Cuscaden Road, Singapore. To register for this meeting, you can send an email to meetings@ifrs.org, with “IFRS Foundation Trustees January 2012″ in the subject and state your name, company and details of which sessions you would like [...]

IFRS Conference in Kuala Lumpur, 28 March 2012

IFRS Conference in Kuala Lumpur, 28 March 2012

This year’s Asia-Oceania IFRS conference will take place in Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on the 28 March 2012. The conference is hosted jointly by the Malaysian Accounting Standards Board and the IFRS Foundation. The one-day conference offers the opportunity to learn about implementing new International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) and to be updated on [...]

Conference for Senior Finance Executives, November 25, 2011

Conference for Senior Finance Executives, November 25, 2011

The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia is holding a one-day conference for senior finance executives and other interested parties at Park Hyatt Hotel Melbourne on November 25, 2011, Friday. The Australian organization sees the next 12-18 months as important for the future direction of international financial reporting. “High quality international financial reporting standards are [...]

Chief Audit Executives Conference Ends Today

Chief Audit Executives Conference Ends Today

The first Chief Audit Executives (CAEs) Conference held in Atlantis The Palm, Dubai will end today, April 7, 2011. The activities for the first or the two-day conference started with a panel discussion about effective relationships between the Audit Committee and the Chief Audit Executive. National Bank of Abu Dhabi General Manager & Group Chief [...]

Fraud Prevention: Spotlight of Gulf Audit Conference

Fraud Prevention: Spotlight of Gulf Audit Conference

The 12th Annual Regional Gulf Audit Conference held in Dubai last April 4-5 highlighted the importance of internal auditing in fraud risk assessment. In the inaugural address, the UAE Minister of Economy Sultan Al Mansouri said that the post global economic downturn phase has seen Internal Audit assuming greater significance, with the pressing need for [...]