Islamic Finance Showcases Opportunities to Achieve SDGs
With its deep-rooted commitment to the public good, Islamic Finance is ideally positioned to play a vital role in the global sustainability movement.
December 1, 2023
Why Professional Accountants will Save the World
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
Facilitating SDGs with Islamic Finance (Part 1) Malaysia’s Leadership in Sukuk
In its “call to action”, published in August 2022, IFAC asked professional accountancy organizations (PAOs) and stakeholders to identify how Islamic financial instruments have been used to advance Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
September 12, 2022
Taming the Technology Tiger: A Beginner’s Guide for SMPs (Part 1)
With the launch of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants’ (MIA) Digital Technology Blueprint in 2018, MIA has since been advocating firms, especially SMPs, to invest in technology as part of the strategic business transformation agenda of the profession.
March 9, 2022
Ethics, Technology, and the Professional Accountant in the Digital Age
Change is here—and more is coming—for the accountancy profession. New technologies are driving that change.
April 23, 2021
Accountants, It’s Time to Take the Driver’s Seat to Mitigate Climate Change
As the impacts of climate change accelerate, treating climate as a systemic risk means that climate policy has to influence change in the system. Carbon pricing mechanisms are therefore a necessity (although not a panacea) as price ultimately changes behaviour and choices.
March 20, 2020
Dato’ Seri Dr Mohamad Zabidi Ahmad Elected as MIA President, Puan Saniza Said as MIA Vice President
The Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) is pleased to announce the election of…
December 2, 2023
Understanding the Distinction Between Bookkeepers and Accountants
Individuals who are not in the finance or accounting industry and the public are…
December 11, 2023
In Pursuit of Future Fitness
Accountancy education is critical to nurturing talents who are future fit and relevant…
January 16, 2024
2023 Updates on Global Public Sector Reporting Standards
This article provides updates on the developments in the global standard setting agenda…