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Sep 2016

An Accountant for Life – Tan Sri Lim Leong Seng

Tan Sri Lim Leong Seng turns 100 years old today, September 19, 2016, and the Institute would like to pay tribute to him for his dedicated years of service to the Institute, and for embodying the values of an accountant of integrity.   Read on to know more about this distinguished accountant.   Happy Birthday, Tan Sri! […]

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8
Jan 2016

Eve Lynn Paves Her Way To Success

Margaret Thatcher said “I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top but should get you pretty near.” Tah Eve Lynn, a MICPA-CAANZ graduate and past winner of MICPA’s Most Outstanding CPA award, is a testament of […]

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26
Aug 2015

Auditor Reporting Landscape Faces A Change

A suite of new and amended Auditing Standards is set to change the auditor reporting landscape for public listed companies. Introduced by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB) after a six year process informed by academic research, public consultations and stakeholder outreach, the new requirements respond to calls for more informative and communicative […]

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28
Oct 2014

10 Things I Wish I’d Done At University (Part 2)

Welcome back! I hope my list of points in Part Two will help you pave a better future for yourself. I wish I had made it a point to read more widely during my time at uni. Instead of just learning my course syllabus, I wish I had cultivated that thirst to know more – […]

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21
Oct 2014

10 Things I Wish I’d Done At University (Part 1)

It’s been awhile since I graduated from uni, yet today I’m still trying to master these things. Learning is a journey, so the sooner you start, the sooner you get to start seeing the fruits of applying what you’ve learnt. Plus it’s always better to learn from others’ mistakes and experiences, rather than having to […]

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18
Jun 2014

Up Close & Personal with MICPA’s Most Outstanding CPA 2012 – Tara Ong Vi Ling

Every year, MICPA honours its candidates and graduates at the annual Excellence Awards ceremony. The most prestigious award of the night is the Most Outstanding CPA Award – there can only be one winner to take home this title out of the many nominees.

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9
May 2014

Tips To Ace That Exam! (Part 3 of 3)

This would be the final part of our Tips to Ace Your Exam Series! We hope that the points shared in the previous two articles have managed to assist you in preparation for your exams.

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7
May 2014

Tips To Ace That Exam! (Part 2 of 3)

Welcome back! We hope that you managed to apply the points shared in our previous article. Let’s move on to part 2 of this 3-part series on Tips to Ace That Exam!

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16
Apr 2014

Tips To Ace That Exam! (Part 1 of 3)

Are you worried about doing well in your exams? Well, don’t be. If you’ve studied and paid attention in class you will be fine. However, we would like to help ease your stress and overcome your fears with some tips.

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27
Feb 2014

A Star Accountant

Nik Aisyah Amirah Proves Accountants Can Do Just About Anything
Some may not know this but The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) has its fair share of rising stars. Think back to the Apprentice Asia show with Malaysia’s famous global icon, Tan Sri Dr. Tony Fernandes. One of the Top 12 Contestants – pretty, grounded and humble Nik Aisyah Amirah Mansor is a MICPA graduate and proud of it too!

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