With the millennial generation expecting more from their careers, employers must be ready to up their game, says ACCA Singapore Network Panel member Rick Chan FCCA.
Mazars' Partner and Head of Audit, Rick Chan, was interviewed by James Ye for the July issue of the AB Magazine, the official magazine of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
While signs of an economic slowdown in the Asian powerhouses of China and India tend to grab the media attention, the region still offers enormous potential for businesses looking to expand.
Unicorns may be mythical creatures, but the companies that bear this name are now a major force in business.
We are proud to announce that Rick Chan, Partner and Head of Technical & Training, has been elected as a member of the Singapore Network Panel of ACCA, who will be responsible for delivering activities and value relevant to ACCA members.
Mazars becomes Supporting Partner of Project Inspire, joins MasterCard to Reward Financial Inclusion Projects
Mazars joins long term partners Bain & Company and INSEAD in supporting young entrepreneurs making a difference for women and girls in Asia Pacific. Mazars and MasterCard will reward projects promoting financial inclusion through social entrepreneurship with a US$10,000 grant.
As Singapore continues to become the financial and legal services hub of Asia Pacific, a new programme to enhance the expertise and standards of business valuation was launched on Tuesday, 19 April. Senior Minister of State for Law and Finance, Ms Indranee Rajah, was the event’s Guest-of-Honour.
Singapore’s budget is a diverse model for sustainable growth, focused on developments and investments to ensure the nation flourishes under the global economy. This was highlighted by Mr Heng Swee Keat, Minister for Finance, during the Singapore Budget 2016 speech last Thursday, 24 March 2016.
Mazars, an international, integrated and independent organisation, specialising in audit, accountancy, tax, legal and advisory services, welcomed Narissa Chen Ningxin as an Audit Technical, Training and Quality Control Partner in the Singapore office.
Mazars is appointed by SAC as a Project Consultant for the SME Business & Financial Management Programme (SME BFM)
We are pleased to announce that Mazars has been appointed by the Singapore Accountancy Commission (SAC) as one of the approved consultants for the SME Business & Financial Management Programme (SME BFM).
Mazars announces 2014-2015 fiscal year results of €1.252bn. This figure is up 15.9% from last year, driven by 6.0% organic growth, 6.0% external growth – in particular from the merger with Roever Broenner Susat in early 2015 – and a 3.9% Forex effect.
In April 2015, subsequent to the enactment of the Companies (Amendment) Bill on October 2014, the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA) announced the effective implementation of the legislative changes to the Companies Act in two phases on 1 July 2015 and 3 January 2016 respectively.
The Singapore Budget 2015 included several changes regarding CPF contribution and allocation rates which are set to be effective from 1 January 2016 onwards.
Singapore’s Ministry of Manpower has concluded its latest review of the Employment Act and, commencing 1 April 2016, there will be new steps to be undertaken by employers in light of the changes mandated. These changes will be applicable to all employees who are covered under the Employment Act.
Mazars is delighted to announce the launch of a new office in the Philippines, marking it as the 75th integrated country of Mazars.
We are proud to inform you that Mazars LLP has achieved the CIMA Development Quality Partner status in accordance with CIMA’s quality standards for the development of Chartered Global Management Accountant.
Mazars in Singapore is delighted to renew its partnership with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB). Following the successful completion of the first partnership term, Mazars will continue to work with the EDB to provide the necessary support to international businesses in leveraging Singapore to expand their business activities beyond their home markets.
Mazars Partners with Project Inspire, Assists in the Due Diligence of Social Enterprises Empowering Women in AMEA
Mazars has partnered with Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World, a joint initiative from Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard, helping young social entrepreneurs create a better world for women and girls throughout Asia, the Pacific, Middle East & Africa.
Mazars Singapore’s Governance, Risk and Internal Control (GRIC) team is pleased to be one of the appointed professional firms in assisting CMC Infocomm Limited (CMC Infocomm or the Company) for the successful Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) on 13th August 2015. Mazars GRIC supported the IPO listing by providing a pre-IPO Internal Control Review.
Changes to the requirements for Dependant’s Pass and Long Term Visit Pass privileges for Work Pass holders
The Singapore Government carries out periodic reviews and may update the requirements for the various passes from time to time. Following the latest review, there have been changes concerning the Dependants of the Employment Pass and S Pass holders with effect from 1st September 2015.
The Mazars’ team has noticed that many retailers in Singapore have yet to comply with IRAS price display requirements, effective 1 April 2015. The changes were made to ensure that consumers would know, upfront, the final price they need to pay for a good or service.
We are pleased to inform you that Mazars in Singapore is moving to a new office building on 22 June 2015.
Mazars in Singapore partnered with United Overseas Bank (UOB) and the international law firm RHTLaw Taylor Wessing to conduct a series of market outreach roadshow events in Europe (France and United Kingdom) on “Doing Business in Southeast Asia” in April 2015.
The Singapore Companies Act was enacted in 1967 and currently applies to all companies – public and private incorporated in Singapore and branches of foreign companies set up in Singapore.
On 09 March 2015, DBS Bank Ltd (“DBS Bank” or the “Bank”) has appointed Governance Risk and Internal Control (“GRIC”) team of Singapore office to perform compliance audits on the Bank’s clients for 2 of its products; namely, Accounts Receivables Facility and Block Discounting.
This report contains valuable insights into the attitudes and behaviours of mid-cap companies and their strategies for international – and domestic – growth.
The firm Roever Broenner Susat joins Mazars’ International Integrated Partnership. As part of its global growth strategy, Mazars constantly strives to identify and integrate top talents from firms that share its values and demonstrate excellence and continued professionalism.
The #Mazarsforgood Innovation Challenge wants to reward innovative ideas from young aspiring entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs that can transform the way companies engage with their employees, society and business.
Hera Capital successfully invests in 2 new companies with professional support from Mazars’ FAS team
Hera Capital, a Private Equity fund based in Singapore, has just invested US $2.0 M in the Philippine-based online shopping deals site CashCashPinoy.
It is with great pleasure to announce that SGX has issued clearance for the listing of one of our clients, UG Healthcare Corporation Limited, on 5 November 2014.