A night of celebration as the Hong Kong accountancy sector witnesses continued growth, amid increased demand for consultancy services and a rise in IPOs. On the 15 March 2019 the AIA welcomed guests from the world of finance and accounting, including Guest of Honour, Dr P.M. Kam to the Craigengower Cricket Club for the Hong Kong Branch annual dinner.
The publication of the Government’s White Paper in July 2018, setting out the Future Relationship Between the United Kingdom and the European Union, saw a dramatic change of direction as a mutual recognition model for financial services was dropped from the negotiation objectives and instead replaced with a desire to improve the EU’s current arrangements surrounding equivalence.
A new policy document published online this week reveals how HMRC plan to seek new powers which will enable them to access bank accounts without the holders being informed.
The Northern Powerhouse Business Summit, which took place 4-6 July, was the central experience for businesses during the Great Exhibition of the North. The Summit heard from an outstanding line up of speakers, held workshops, and provided inspiration from stories of innovation from across industry.
The Association of International Accountants (AIA), Singapore Branch held their 43rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Swatow Seafood Restaurant, Singapore on 28 June 2018.
The Association of International Accountants (AIA), Hong Kong Branch held their 43rd Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Craigengower Cricket Club, Happy Valley on 26 June 2018.
The Hong Kong Branch AGM which was followed by the Executive Committee meeting provided AIA members and representatives with the perfect opportunity to reflect on the successes of the previous twelve months, whilst looking forward to continuing the AIA growth strategy into 2019 and beyond.