ACCOUNTANTS/ACCOUNTING

Wirecard chairman quits as accounting controversy lingers

SAN FRANCISCO • Wirecard chairman Wulf Matthias has resigned after months of controversy over the digital payments company's accounting practices involving its Singapore operations.

Singapore accountancy and finance sector faces skills gap: Hays

The accountancy and finance sector is facing a skills gap despite the large supply of professionals available, according to global recruitment agency Hays yesterday. It also noted that employers...

Singapore accountancy and finance sector faces skills gap: Hays

SINGAPORE - The accountancy and finance sector in Singapore is facing a skills gap despite the large supply of professionals available, global recruitment agency Hays said on Thursday (April 26...

California Fitness closure: Failures of management, auditors blamed in report

Nearly three years after the abrupt closure of gym chain California Fitness left thousands of members here more than $20 million out of pocket, liquidators for its parent firm JV Fitness have...

Budget 2017: Short-term help with costs top on firms' wish list

Help with rising manpower costs and soaring rents, better incentives for research and development (R&D) and a more collaborative approach to regional expansion.