SMP Forum 2023 – 21st Century SMPs – A New Approach

As part of its endeavours to help public practitioners become more relevant and future-proof, the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) will organise the MIA SMP Forum 2023 on 9 March 2023 at Connexion Conference & Event Centre @ The Vertical, Bangsar South.

ISA 600 (Revised) – Special Considerations: Audits of Group Financial Statements (Including the Work of Component Auditors)

The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) had, through the issuance of the Invitation to Comment (ITC) Paper, Enhancing Audit Quality in the Public Interest: A Focus on Professional Skepticism…

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.

Digital transformation remains priority for MIA

The Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) continues to staunchly prioritise digital transformation to ensure that the profession stays relevant and future-proof in a highly challenging digital landscape.


Malaysian Institute of Accountants (“MIA”) is a statutory body established under the Accountants Act, 1967 (“Act”) to regulate the practice of the accountancy profession in Malaysia.

Expansion of the Coverage of Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad (PSMB) Act 2001 

As part of the initiative to facilitate the increase in the number of skilled workforces in Malaysia under the 11th Malaysia Plan, the Human Resources Development Corporation (HRD Corporation)…

Becoming an Approved Company Auditor Under the Companies Act 2016 – Revised Application Criteria and Frequently Asked Questions

Those aspiring to become an approved company auditor under the Companies Act 2016 in the near future must take cognisance of the new application criteria effective 1 April 2023.

How Audit firms with Zero Clients Apply for Practice Review Exemption?

Pursuant to Paragraph (8) of Appendix VI of MIA By-Law, all members in public practice offering audit engagements are required to adhere to the standards as prescribed by the Institute.

Advice for Minimising Risk in a World of Unknowns

Events of the past few years have stress-tested the business continuity management (BCM) and enterprise risk management (ERM) of organisations around the world. 

Addressing Deficiencies in ISA 570 Going Concern Assessments

The concept of going concern is a fundamental assumption when it comes to preparing the financial statements of a company.