AIA has been working hard with government, other professional bodies and regulators in the UK and European Union since 2016 to explore how Brexit will effect members and - as importantly - their clients.
AIA President Les Bradley headed an AIA delegation to the World Congress of Accountants organised by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) in Sydney, Australia, on 5 – 8 November 2018.
The 20th World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) is well under way in Sydney, Australia. Bringing together more than 6,000 delegates from over 130 countries, this quadrennial event is like no other in the accounting and finance calendar.
The Association of International Accountants (AIA) is delighted to be named as the latest organisation to join the government’s Northern Powerhouse Partner Programme.
As part of the Government’s Industrial Strategy, the Northern Powerhouse Partners Programme is a coalition of business that aim to promote economic growth across the region. It achieves this by bringing together a range of businesses and institutions which are intrinsically invested in the success of the north of England and Wales and share the ambitions of Government to develop the region’s cities, towns and rural communities to become a powerhouse for the UK economy.
AIA members voted to adopt a revised constitution at a general meeting on 9 October 2018. The new constitution comes into effect today, 22 October 2018. A review of AIA’s Constitution was carried out in February 2018 which identified several significant changes required to the overall structure and content of the document. The review included specific amendments resulting from the introduction of new legislative and regulatory requirements, alongside changes in best practice.
The Association of International Accountants (AIA) are pleased to announce the awarding of AIA membership to two senior professors based in Malaysia. Mr Mahebub Chatur, AIA Head of Development for Malaysia & ASEAN presented the AIA Certificate of Membership awarded by the AIA Council to Prof. Nor Effuandy Pfordten and Prof. Norhaila Binti Sabli at a ceremony held in Malaysia on 11 October.