Accountancy and Finance profession specialists ICAEW and the Bahrain Accountants Association (BAA) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to support the growth of the accounting profession in the kingdom.
Private sector job creation and maintaining an inclusive labour market are crucial to achieve long term fiscal sustainability in the GCC countries, a report said.
Fiscal pressures on GCC economies are mounting with dropping oil pr
The impact of falling oil prices on GCC’s capital markets is unlikely to continue over the longer term, due to continued high government spending and underlying investments in the oil sector, according to experts.
As the Gulf's initial public offering (IPO) and private equity markets rebound, aided by improved confidence in the regional economy, companies '“ including family businesses '“ are increasingly looking at IPOs or private
The role of chief financial officers (CFOs) in Bahrain has become more holistic, requiring an understanding of many business aspects, according to Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
This emerged from
The recent decision by the MSCI Global Equities Index to upgrade its classification of both the UAE and Qatar from Frontier to Emerging Market status will likely result in more stability and greater investment, a finance leader said.
Living standards in Bahrain are set for a boost with the rate of gross domestic product (GDP) per capita forecast to rise by 12 per cent over the next five years, a report said.
Bahrain government must step up efforts to diversify
The role of chief financial officers (CFOs) in Bahrain is becoming far more forward-looking, and they see increasing regulation as their greatest challenge, according to the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).
Bahrain’s leading chief financial officers (CFOs) recently gathered at an event to discuss corporate governance challenges currently facing the CFO, encourage networking and exchange experiences.
Learning from peers is key t
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), a leader in the field of accountancy and finance, has announced the launch of its Middle East network of corporate finance faculty.
The ICAEW network will