Keeping it clean
The President of the Financial Action Task Force on the organization’s achievements so far and the role of accountants in preventing the laundering of criminal proceeds

Hong Kong gets real
As Hong Kong aims to boost its innovation through research and development tax incentives, tech start-ups share their frustrations

Nothing but a number
Chief financial officers under 35 downplay their age as they talk about their career highlights and difficulties

The sweet spot

Sandy Wong, Regional Controller at Ferrero Asia, on the Italian chocolatier’s pursuit for quality

Perfect partners

A Plus talks to two CPA pairs about the impact they have had in each other’s lives


President’s message

Institute news

Harry's impression: Facebook bans cryptocurrency-related ads
Accounting news
The big four
A world of numbers


Why organizations should start design thinking
The Partner at Deloitte Digital shares why organizations should think like design consultancies

How to present like a seasoned professional
The Chief Consultant at Graval Group on why prepared scripts should be left behind during big presentations


Whether and when a debt can be considered bad for tax deducation purposes

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After hours

Book review
Shenzhen Superstars: How China’s smartest city is challenging Silicon Valley, and interview with author Johan Nylander

Life and everything

Let’s get fiscal
Nury Vittachi explains why accountants are rock stars