GOVERNANCE

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the MIA
August 06, 2021
GOVERNANCE

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the MIA

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of 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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Stakeholder Capitalism starts with Purpose
July 30, 2021
GOVERNANCE

Stakeholder Capitalism starts with Purpose

Stakeholder capitalism in Malaysia has been given a boost with the introduction of the following paragraph in the revised Malaysian Code on Corporate Governance 2021 (MCCG 2021).

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STEWARDSHIP

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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Fit for the Future
STEWARDSHIP

Fit for the Future

ACCA and MIA are working together to provide a pipeline of qualified accountants in Malaysia. Andrew Balasan Siang recounts his journey towards ACCA membership.

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INNOVATION

XBRL Adoption in Malaysia: A Way Forward for SMPs
August 23, 2021
INNOVATION

XBRL Adoption in Malaysia: A Way Forward for SMPs

Following the adoption of the eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) throughout the world, the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) has taken the initiative to develop the Malaysian Business Reporting System (MBRS).

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Closing the Digital Divide in Southeast Asia
July 16, 2021
INNOVATION

Closing the Digital Divide in Southeast Asia

Insights from Roland Berger's latest study "Bridging the digital divide: Improving digital inclusion in Southeast Asia" show that digital technology has been increasingly embedded in every part of the economy and individuals' livelihoods.

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DRIVING VALUE

Future-Proofing Academicians
DRIVING VALUE

Future-Proofing Academicians

Accountancy educators are vital to the future relevance of the accountancy profession as they play an essential role in preparing accountancy talents for the dynamic demands of the workplace.

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Embracing a People-Centred Profession
DRIVING VALUE

Embracing a People-Centred Profession

A profession cannot thrive without its people.

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TECHNICAL

Goods and Services Tax is Not the Reason for Price Increases in Malaysia
July 21, 2021
TECHNICAL

Goods and Services Tax is Not the Reason for Price Increases in Malaysia

Goods and Services Tax (GST) or Value Added Tax (VAT), had been adopted in 170 countries at the beginning of 2020.

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Financial Reporting Disclosures for Financial Guarantee Contracts
July 01, 2021
TECHNICAL

Financial Reporting Disclosures for Financial Guarantee Contracts

A financial guarantee contract is a contract that requires the issuer to make specified payments to reimburse the holder for a loss it incurs because a specified debtor fails to make payment...

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3 months ago

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Accountants as Champions of Climate Change and Sustainability
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Accountants as Champions of Climate Change and Sustainability

For many years, the word and term accountants often conjured up the image of a deskbound, suit-wearing employee, calculator on one hand, and sheaves of papers with numbers on the other.

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Data Intelligence & Analytics 2.0 Conference for Public Sector: DIGINOMICS – The Dawn of Data Innovation & Excellence
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Data Intelligence & Analytics 2.0 Conference for Public Sector: DIGINOMICS – The Dawn of Data Innovation & Excellence

Malaysia has declared its vision to become a digitally driven and connected economy, guided by the Malaysian Digital Economy Blueprint or MyDIGITAL unveiled by the government on 19 February 2021.

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