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Working with Universities to Strengthen the Accounting Curriculum in Jordan

Corporate Financial Reporting or CFR is a technical practice within the Governance Global Practice which includes a number of work-streams. Among the various streams are ensuring a sound legal and regulatory environment, promoting high quality university and technical education in the accountancy, supporting strong capacity within professional accountancy organizations..

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Interview: Internal Audit Developments in Lebanon

Malek Costa (MC): The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA Global) is an international professional association established in 1941 in the United States. IIA Global is the global voice of Internal Audit, having currently more than 180,000 members in over 165 countries.  IIA-Lebanon was established in 2001 as a local chapter of IIA Global. It is an association of individual members that aims to link the internal audit profession to different industries.

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INTERVIEW: Hazem HASSAN

Chairman of the Egyptian Society of Accountants and Auditors (ESAA)

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IN THE NEWS: Egyptians Help Shape the World Bank Group’s Strategy in Egypt for the Coming Years

In a room overlooking the Nile in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Aswan, a group of Egyptians gathered to discuss their development priorities and strategies to address them.  Eventually, these discussions culminated in them choosing to prioritize education, health, poverty, infrastructure, and the development of economic sectors.

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Study on the Adequacy of the Accounting Profession in Meeting the Needs of the Palestinian MSME Market

Riham HUSSEIN

Financial Management Specialist,

MENA Financial Management Unit,

The World Bank

 

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INTERVIEW: Fadi FAKIH

Executive Board Member,

Capital Markets Authority, Lebanon

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INTERVIEW: Homa-Zahra FOTOUHI

Resident Representative to Djibouti,

The World Bank

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INTERVIEW: Ilyas DAWALEH (FR)

Ministre de l'Economie et des Finances,

charge de l'industrie et de la planification, Djibouti

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PROJECT: YEMEN: World Bank Grant for the Improvement of Corporate Financial Reporting

The Yemeni Government and Yemeni Association of Certified Public Accountants (YACPA) are presently partnering with the World Bank’s MNAFM unit to provide support to improving the country’s corporate financial reporting environment.

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INTERVIEW: Ameen ALSHAMI

This month, CV MENA Magazine spoke with the President of YACPA, Mr. Ameen Alshami, to discuss YACPA’s recent achievements, challenges, and priorities. He is managing a mid-size audit firm, and is a Board Member of the Central Bank of Yemen and  its Audit Committee.

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