GOVERNANCE

Obligations by Reporting Institutions Under AMLA
May 20, 2022
GOVERNANCE

Obligations by Reporting Institutions Under AMLA

This article recaps some of the salient learning points from an AMLA Awareness Workshop hosted by MIA in July 2021...

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Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the MIA
April 08, 2022
GOVERNANCE

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the MIA

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (‘Institute’) against members pursuant to Rule 18(1) of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (Disciplinary) Rules 2002.

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STEWARDSHIP

Islamic Social Finance: A Viable Way to Assist ASEAN MSMEs?
STEWARDSHIP

Islamic Social Finance: A Viable Way to Assist ASEAN MSMEs?

Recognising the potential of Islamic social finance, the ASEAN Federation of Accountants (AFA) hosted a virtual event to facilitate a discussion amongst regional experts on how the system can provide an alternative solution to support ASEAN MSMEs in their efforts to recover from the impact of the pandemic.

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Climate Change: From Marginal Risk to Mainstream Global Priority
STEWARDSHIP

Climate Change: From Marginal Risk to Mainstream Global Priority

What do accountants need to know about climate change? Speaking at the inaugural MIA Climate Change & ESG Conference 2021, keynote speaker Tan Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, Chairman of Bursa Malaysia...

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INNOVATION

Driving the Adoption of Digital Signatures
December 22, 2021
INNOVATION

Driving the Adoption of Digital Signatures

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic impact, remote working and virtual meetings have become a norm, with one key consequence: the need to find alternatives to signing off physical documents.

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5 months ago
MIA Launches Report of a Study on Emerging Technology Adoption Within Accounting Programmes by Higher Learning Institutions in Malaysia
December 10, 2021
INNOVATION

MIA Launches Report of a Study on Emerging Technology Adoption Within Accounting Programmes by Higher Learning Institutions in Malaysia

As the world and the workplace become increasingly digitalised, it is essential that accountants be able to stay abreast of technological developments and adapt these for work.

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6 months ago

DRIVING VALUE

Embracing eConfirm.my: Feedback from Banks
DRIVING VALUE

Embracing eConfirm.my: Feedback from Banks

Numerous confirmation letters are sent to banks at least on an annual basis by auditors to request for information on their clients’ bank balances and arrangements.

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2022 Will Be The ‘Year of The Management Accountant’
DRIVING VALUE

2022 Will Be The ‘Year of The Management Accountant’

Though many hoped 2021 would be a year of full recovery from COVID-19, the reality has been more complex.

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TECHNICAL

Fair and Equitable Restructuring
May 17, 2022
TECHNICAL

Fair and Equitable Restructuring

Fair and equitable is a requirement of schemes of arrangement and an essential part of the code of conduct in large complex voluntary restructurings.

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Reminder to Practitioners and Audit Firms – New Quality Management Standards (ISQMs) – ISA 220 (Revised), ISQM 1 & ISQM 2 will be effective from 15 December 2022
March 07, 2022
TECHNICAL

Reminder to Practitioners and Audit Firms – New Quality Management Standards (ISQMs) – ISA 220 (Revised), ISQM 1 & ISQM 2 will be effective from 15 December 2022

The Practice Review Department (PRD) wishes to remind practitioners and audit firms in Malaysia that the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) has approved three (3) new quality management standards, which will be effective from 15 December 2022.

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3 months ago

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

IMA’s Count Me In Podcast Series Covers Accounting and Finance Trends
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

IMA’s Count Me In Podcast Series Covers Accounting and Finance Trends

Count Me In, a podcast series created and produced by IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants), provides insights on the latest accounting and finance trends.

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Corporate Board Leadership Symposium 2022: Mastering Governance in the Era of ESG
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Corporate Board Leadership Symposium 2022: Mastering Governance in the Era of ESG

When analysing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors, the “Governance” aspect is often overlooked as climate risk, societal implications, and other “Environmental” and “Social” matters take priority.

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