As the global voice of the accountancy profession, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has 180 members representing more than three million professional accountants in over 135 countries.
January 16, 2023
Positioning Accountants as Climate Leaders in a Net-Zero World
Climate change today is a global crisis, affecting all strata of business and society.
August 2, 2022
Accountants Urged to Drive ESG at the MIA International Accountants Conference 2022
Steered by the theme “Leading ESG, Charting Sustainability”, the MIA International Accountants Conference 2022 (MIA Conference 2022) sought to upskill accountants with future-relevant competencies to lead…
July 1, 2022
Sustainability Reporting in the Public Sector: The Way Forward
As sustainability issues gain momentum, there is increasing interest in sustainability reporting.
June 28, 2022
Considering ESG in Business Valuation
With the proliferation of sustainable and responsible investing (SRI) in recent years, Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations and factors have become one of the central tenets of investment…
June 24, 2022
Integrating ESG to Drive Business Growth
Climate risks are already becoming commonplace, as can be seen by the 2022 Tonga tsunami and the Malaysian mega floods of 2021.
February 3, 2022
ESG and Climate Consciousness as a Strategic Differentiator for Businesses
As financial stewards and advisors, accountants must be aware that ESG and climate matters are being applied as filters by stakeholders, which could result in non-compliant organisations…
October 18, 2021
How Accountants can Champion ESG and Climate Action for Business Sustainability
With the growing clamour for businesses to prioritise ESG (environmental, social and governance) matters, it is imperative that accountants especially CFOs and PAIBs (Professional Accountants in Business)…
October 15, 2021
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…
September 3, 2021
CPE Compliance Audit – Are You Prepared?
The year end is fast approaching. As such, this is the time of the year for…
November 21, 2022
Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the MIA
Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of Malaysian Institute of Accountants…
November 10, 2022
Capital Allowances – Avoiding Common Errors
The accounting treatments for income, expenses, assets and liabilities presented in the…
December 23, 2022
Public Sector Financial Management Conference 2022 – Spearheading Reforms in the Public Sector for a More Sustainable Future
Strong public financial management processes and systems are essential for effective…