Start you own inspiring story by becoming a CPA. The CPA program teaches not only accounting, but also the skills to help you reach the next level – leadership, strategy and business. Start your CPA journey today. Learn More » The Greater Bay Area (GBA) in China, which has a collective GDP of $US1.56 trillion, is speculated to become a global hub of trade and finance to rival New York or Tokyo. And Paul Ho FCPA is helping to make that happen. Ho, a partner at Ernst & Young, Hong Kong, was recently elected CPA Australia Divisional President, Greater China, and has been increasingly involved in one of China’s most promising projects: the development of the GBA. CPA Australia’s Future Thinkers series tells the remarkable stories of members shifting the dial in business, the community and society. To celebrate Chinese New Year, Paul Ho charts the growth of the GBA scheme, and what this ultimately means for the future of accounting. Why is the GBA … [Read more...] about This booming region in China is tipped as the next global hub of trade and finance, and it will drive the country’s economic growth in the years to come
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Success is like life: It doesn't come from a half-hearted try. Erik Huberman Published 11:10 am CST, Monday, February 11, 2019 Photo: Chris Ryan | Getty Images Photo: Chris Ryan | Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Chris Ryan | Getty Images Dive In Headfirst or Get out of the Pool: Why Marketing Needs an 'All-in' Approach. 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Businesses sometimes like to dip a toe at a time into marketing. Unsure of how much to spend and where to spend it, these owners choose to start slowly. But that's where they go wrong because it takes an "all-in" commitment to get the ball rolling in the right direction. The importance of marketing efforts, … [Read more...] about Dive In Headfirst or Get out of the Pool: Why Marketing Needs an ‘All-in’ Approach.
The central bank’s Deputy Governor Nguyen Kim Anh Can you share with us the main goals of Decision 986? How will this new strategy impact the Vietnamese banking sector? The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has closely observed the development of the Vietnamese financial sector in the past two decades, realising the opportunities and challenges that financial institutions may encounter in the next ten years. With this in mind, Decision 986 is divided into two levels: First, the SBV will be modernised with a rational organisation model and synchronous, effective, and efficient operation mechanisms in line with the country’s socialist-oriented market mechanism. Our priority objective is to control inflation, contribute to Vietnam’s macroeconomic stability, and promote sustainable growth, while ensuring the safety and soundness of the credit institution network and performing our key role in ensuring financial stability. We will also continue our supervisory role for the … [Read more...] about The central bank’s new strategy to sustain credit market in 4.0 era
0 Have your say Great deals might be defined by disruption, but getting a deal done is often governed by stability. While it might be a sellers’ market right now in Yorkshire, with a lot of money chasing good management teams with credible growth plans, some vendors may struggle amidst such uncertainty. As we reach the business end of Brexit, the current political and economic conditions might frustrate efforts to get deals over the line. So, if a business wants to make the most of attractive company valuations that are being commanded in the market right now, what’s the secret to getting a deal done quickly? It is all about three areas of focus; doing the simple things well, boxing off Brexit preparations and making a small adjustment to your strategic approach. Completing a transaction in a tight time frame requires fastidious attention to detail and good planning, but also an appreciation and reminder of the underlying reasons why the business is … [Read more...] about The secrets to getting a deal done before Brexit
Develop content that makes sense for mobile consumption. Dmitry Dragilev Published 7:30 am CST, Wednesday, January 16, 2019 Photo: Weekend Images Inc. | Getty Images Photo: Weekend Images Inc. | Getty Images Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Photo: Weekend Images Inc. | Getty Images 4 Strategies to Supercharge Your Online Marketing 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Online marketing is one of the most effective tools to grow a business. However, in order to have an efficient strategy, businesses need to stay ahead of changing technology and user trends. Over the years, the way people consume online content has shifted considerably. A recent study by GlobalWebIndex shows that … [Read more...] about 4 Strategies to Supercharge Your Online Marketing