AIA welcomed a delegation from Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance (SLUAF) and Metro Education this week to celebrate our 20-year partnership. By working together with common values and innovative qualifications the partnership has produced thousands of graduates through the AIA & Lixin International Programme and it is upon this already successful basis that the delegation travelled to the UK to discuss expanding the provision of globally recognised, high quality qualifications and skills training for finance professionals.
You can now apply for protection of your pension savings from the lifetime allowance up to an overall maximum of £1.5 million. This is called individual protection 2014.
The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) has published Equity Method in Separate Financial Statements (Amendments to IAS 27). The amendments to IAS 27 will allow entities to use the equity method to account for investments in subsidiaries, joint ventures and associates in their separate financial statements.
Malaysia's economy grew a better-than-expected 6.4% in the second quarter on the back of stronger exports and robust domestic demand, the central bank said on 15 August 2014.
The State Council has revised 21 administrative regulations to cancel or decentralise administrative approvals. The decision, endorsed by Premier Li Keqiang, is effective immediately, said a statement from the State Council, China's cabinet, on 15 August 2014.
Xinhua published a commentary on 14 August 2014 on China's economic performance in the first seven months under the leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC).